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Welcome to Glenwood Elementary

Our school community holds high expectations for all students to learn and develop respect for self and others.  Through a cooperative effort, the Glenwood families, students, and staff assume responsibility for a safe and orderly environment to maximize personal achievement and improvement of society.

 Belief

  • Every person can and will learn.
  • All people deserve to be treated with love, dignity and respect.
  • Positive self-esteem enhances learning and achievement.
  • Each child is unique and learns in different ways.
  • Each child has an equal right to an education that meets his/her needs.
  • Learning is a life-long process leading to personal growth and satisfaction.
  • Every child has a right to learn in a safe, caring and orderly environment.
  • The home, school, and community are a partnership for success in the importance of cultural diversity. 
  • High expectations accelerate achievement.
  • Learning how to learn is as important as the information itself. 
  • Every child is responsible for his/her own actions. 
  • Every child has a responsibility to contribute to the community in which they live and learn.
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November
11/07/2014 Glenwood Newsletter
11/07/2014 Glenwood Newsletter
State Board of Education Notice

The State Board of Education recommends that after the Reproductive Health Advisory Board recommends new or a change in curriculum content, preview of those program materials including public viewing should be conducted prior to the local school board approval. These new materials will be viewed on the following date and times for parents/guardians feedback to support positive parent/child communication and guidance.

November 21, 2015 9:00-11:00 a.m. Administration Office

November 24, 2015 5:00-6:00 p.m. Administration Office

October
10/24 Newsletter
10/24 Newsletter
Notice to Kentwood Public Schools Fifth Grade Parents

Notice to Kentwood Public Schools Fifth Grade Parents,

 

The Kentwood Board of Education has established a program of reproductive health in accordance with the State of Michigan Public Act 226/335/289.  The Board of Education, by recommendation of the Kentwood Reproductive Health Advisory Committee, has adopted an elementary program for reproductive health to be taught at the fifth grade level.  The Advisory Committee is composed of parents, educators, clergy, medical professionals and other community members.

 

According to these acts, parents/guardians have the right to review the material to be utilized in this program.  In compliance with the statute, the materials will be made available for review at a 6:00 PM meeting on Monday, December 8, at Glenwood Elementary in the Media Center.  At that time parents may review materials used in the fifth grade reproductive health program.

 

By law, parents/guardians have the right to excuse their child from participation in the reproductive health unit without academic penalty.  If your family decision is to excuse your child from participation, please call your child's teacher to make her/him aware of your decision.

 

If you have questions or concerns, please contact your child's teacher or Principal