Learn powerful parenting
Success Basics are five powerful parenting habits that boost brain development to help young children achieve their highest potential.
- Maximize LOVE and manage stress
- TALK point and sing
- COUNT group and compare
- Explore through movement and PLAY
- READ and discuss stories
Watch five warm and wonderful videos to learn more.
A path forward for Union students
Challenge Scholars offers a way for families on the West Side of Grand Rapids to cover the costs of education after high school. Starting in 2020, students who stay on track and graduate from Union High School will attend college or technical training tuition-free.
Want to Do More?
All Grand Rapids Public Schools have ways for parents to get involved in learning beyond your home. One way is by being a part of your school’s Parent Teacher Community Council (PTCC). It works with parents, staff and community partners to help all students meet their academic potential. Ask your principal how you can participate.