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Grand Rapids Child Discovery Center Overview

409 Lafayette Avenue Southeast, Grand Rapids, MI 49503 , Tel: +1 (616) 459-0330 Grand Rapids Child Discovery Center
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    Type: Charter Elementary School
    Grades: K-5
  • 262

    Students

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Grand Rapids Child Discovery Center Ratings & Reviews

December 21, 2018 Submitted by a parent
Awesome school! One of the best schools in Grand Rapids. Perfect school for those looking for something less traditional. Hands on learning, getting the students involved in the learning process. Teachers work on academics but also help students with social skills. The school is welcoming to parents and families. My children loved it here!!
November 11, 2018 Submitted by a parent
Our children have thrived at this school. They are confident, have formed amazing relationships with school leaders and classmates, and have a strong love and desire for learning. This place is like a second home to our family, and we couldn't recommend it strongly enough.
December 12, 2016 Submitted by a parent
Grand Rapids Child Discovery Center has been the perfect fit for my daughter. Following the Reggio Emilia Philosophy, the curriculum is emergent and engages each student in owning his/her education. Students are respected and seen as capable of reaching their full potential. To do this, they are given opportunities to learn in many different ways. This helps to build the confidence of the child, engages them in learning and teaches critical thinking. This is all happening in relationship with the teachers, other students, parents and the environment. This holistic approach to learning and emphasis on celebrating children has built a love for reading, writing and math in my daughter, as well as the confidence to push herself and accept challenges.Not only does GRCDC provide an enriching scholastic environment, they truly are providing and education based on relationships. I have never had such a deep feeling of community, as I did almost immediately after my daughter started Kindergarten. The school also teaches appropriate social behavior and methods of problem solving among themselves. The product of this focus is a community of young children who hold each other accountable for their behavior and respond with empathy to each other and the world. In GRCDC, I have found a truly pluralistic community. My daughter consistently tells me how people's differences are what makes them special and makes the world a better place. In a time when we can find so many things wrong in the world. GRCDC is a place where you can see, hear and feel what is right. It keeps me hopeful on a regular basis!
April 29, 2010 Submitted by a parent
My son has attended this school since he was a toddler, as they have an infant/toddler and preschool program. He is entering the fourth grade this fall, and LOVES going to school here. They utilize the Reggio Emilia approach, which is far more engaging for the children than traditional education. If your child requires a ton of structure, it may not be for you, but most kids will thrive in this environment. Check it out, as it is unlike any other in Grand Rapids. Most of the teachers here are exceptional!
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Average Rent in Grand Rapids, MI

  • Grand Rapids, MI Average Rental Price, February 2020 $1,082 /mo

    Grand Rapids, MI Apartment Rent Ranges

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    Grand Rapids, MI Education Statistics

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    • Some College24%
    • Associate Degree7%
    • Bachelor Degree22%
    • Graduate Degree10%

    Apartments and homes for rent near Grand Rapids Child Discovery Center

    Your child’s education is your top priority. We know that because—well, you’re looking at this page, aren’t you? If you think your kid would feel right at home at Grand Rapids Child Discovery Center, and you are contemplating moving closer so the little rascal will never miss a class, we have some good news for you and your family. Commute will never be an issue if you pick an apartment within 5 miles of Grand Rapids Child Discovery Center, and that should not be hard as you can currently choose from 223 apartments for rent available in this part of Grand Rapids. Not familiar with rent prices in the area? The cheapest apartment near Grand Rapids Child Discovery Center is currently at The Lofts @ 5 Lyon, renting for $425 per month, but if $3,410 is still within your budget, check out the more luxurious offers at The Hendrik. Or just do what most other parents do and go for the middle ground—that’s where you get the best value for money most of the time.

    Things you should know about Grand Rapids Child Discovery Center

    Before you start packing, make sure Grand Rapids Child Discovery Center is really the best option for your child. To recap, Grand Rapids Child Discovery Center is a well-known charter K-5 school in Grand Rapids. It is located at 409 Lafayette Avenue Southeast, Grand Rapids, MI 49503 and it is the second home of 262 students. Please note that available apartments near a given school are filtered by proximity, not by attendance zone. We advise parents to visit the schools in person and contact the admissions offices for further information on school performance and attendance zones before making a final decision.

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