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East Grand Rapids Public Schools

Tradition of Excellence


Instruction Office

Carlye Allen, Director of Teaching and Learning (6-12)
Jason Hoogenstyn, Director of Teaching and Learning (PK-5)
Shannon Pontius, District Registrar
Kelsey Mahar, Administrative Assistant
The best teaching ~ the highest level of learning drives the work of the Instruction Office. Linking the talents of administrators, teachers, parents, and students, we develop curriculum, assess achievement, and use technology to design and expand learning for the future. If it's about quality education, it's happening in the EGRPS Instruction Office!

Curriculum and Programs

  Art   Cadet Teacher Program   Diversity Presentation-January 2018 
  English Language Arts (K-12)   Links Course   English Language Learners 
  Mathematics (K-12)       MAP Assessment 
  Music K-12       Michigan Merit Curriculum (MMC) FAQs
  Physical Education       Multi-Tiered System of Supports (MTSS)
  Physical Education Addendum       Section 504
  Science (K-5) Next Generation
Science Stds-beginning 2018-19
      Third Grade Reading Law 
  Science (6-12)       2022-2023 98c Learning Loss Plan
  Social Studies (K-8)        
  Social Studies (High School)        
  World Language (K-12)