Tour of Grand Ledge Public Schools

Welcome to Grand Ledge Public Schools

Located just west of Lansing, the school district offers an exemplary academic curriculum, award-winning arts programs, and championship-level athletics along with a rich history of school spirit and community pride.  Students and families get a small town feel with big school opportunities.

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COVID-19 Dashboard

The COVID-19 dashboard has information for reporting positive COVID-19 cases, mitigation measures, and more.

 

Share with Our Schools

Please share your thoughts with us. Please send us a message.

 

OK2SAY is a program designed to empower Michigan students, parents, school personnel, community mental health service programs, and law enforcement to share and respond to student safety threats.  Anyone can report tips confidentially on criminal activities or potential harm directed at students, school employees, or schools.  Click on the logo to learn more.

 

School Closing Protocol

Winter weather is upon us and with this time of the year, it may be necessary, from time-to-time, to close or delay school due to inclement weather.  A lot goes into this decision. To learn more about how this decision is made, click on the School Closing Protocol icon above.

 

December 1, 2022
Is your PowerSchool mobile app updated?

Is your PowerSchool app updated?

November 15, 2022
School Closing Protocol & Not Vietnam Calling

School Closing Protocol

October 21, 2022
Superintendent's FAQ Updated
Message from Superintendent Bill Barnes – Oct. 21, 2022

Superintendent's FAQ Updated

September 23, 2022
Superintendent's FAQ
Message from Superintendent Bill Barnes – Sep. 23, 2022

Superintendent's FAQ

September 12, 2022
Small Change to School Calendar

First Night of Parent-Teacher Conferences for Elementary, Intermediate, & Middle School rescheduled to Mon., Nov. 7 (instead of Tuesday)

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Vision

Growing Learners, Preparing Students

Mission

Grand Ledge Public Schools will provide every student a high-quality education, critical thinking skills, and social development to reach their highest potential in a safe and inclusive environment.

 

Beliefs


We believe all students can learn.

We believe it is the role of the school district to provide support and access for all students.

We believe in an inclusive learning environment where every person is valued.

We believe the GLPS staff are professionals who are vital to the health and future of the Grand Ledge community.

We believe in a safe, inclusive environment where students can explore their interests and learn the skills they need to thrive in their communities.

We believe in partnerships between the family, community, and education stakeholders for the success of GLPS.

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Non-Discrimination Policy

Operational Board Policy EIR602: Non-Discrimination states, "Grand Ledge Public Schools shall provide equal opportunity and shall not discriminate in matters of employment or enrollment on the basis of age, religion, race, color, national origin, gender/sex, sexual orientation, disability, height, weight or marital status in its programs, services or activities."

Titles VI and VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964

Titles VI and VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 prohibit discrimination on the basis of race, color or national origin. Please direct any inquiries that you may have to:

Director of Human Resources
Kelly Jones
(517) 925-5406
JonesK@GLcomets.net

Title IX & Section 504

Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 prohibit discrimination on the basis of gender or handicap.  Here is the full Title IX Sexual Harassment Policy for GLPS.    Here are the Title IX training materials from Thrun Law Firm used at GLPS. Please direct any inquiries that you may have to:

Director of Human Resources
Kelly Jones
(517) 925-5406
JonesK@GLcomets.net

Inquiries related to discrimination on the basis of disability should be directed to:

Executive Director of Student Services
Wendy Seida
(517) 925-5410
SeidaW@GLcomets.net

Media Inquiries

Media inquiries and requests should be directed to John Ellsworth, GLPS Director of Communications: 517-925-5414 or Communications@GLcomets.net.