About Us


East Grand Rapids Public Schools is located in the heart of a small neighborhood community in West Michigan. Three elementary schools, a middle school, and a high school provide approximately 3000 students with rigorous academic programs, excellent opportunities in the arts, and co-curricular activities that meet the developmental needs of the whole child. Our district stands out as a model of public school success  and  we  have  received  many  local,  state,  and  national  accolades,  honors, and awards in our long history.

At East, our motto of "A Tradition of Excellence" is a commitment, a challenge, and an expectation.

EGR in the NewsGo To Top of Page

  • East Grand Rapids High School ranks 53rd on Newsweek’s America’s Top High Schools
    Newsweek’s 2014 rankings highlights schools that do the absolute best job of preparing students for college. The district is pleased with Newsweek’s recognition which acknowledges the incredible effort that our staff and students put into teaching and learning on a daily basis. We see this recognition as an accomplishment of how well our K-12 teachers collectively prepare our students.

    View Newsweek's rankings here and find additional follow up information from MLive here.

  • Michigan Department of Education Top to Bottom Rankings
    Please click here for a letter from Dr. Sara Magaña Shubel to parents regarding East Grand Rapids Public Schools state Top to Bottom Rankings

  • EGRPS on College Board District Honor Roll

  • Kiplinger: "10 Great Cities to Raise Your Kids"

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