Education

Grand Rapids Urban League supports ongoing education and is proud of the scholarship program.  Each year we give $15,000 in educational scholarships to students pursuing a 4-year undergraduate degree.  To learn more about the scholarship or apply please call us at (616) 245-2207 or  email us at info@grurbanleague.org.

 
Grade Level Requirements
Standard testing has brought the attention of requirments for ages and stages of education to light.  To learn the Michigan requirments for education levels, visit www.michigan.gov/mde/0,1607,7-140-28753_33232---,00.html
 
On Track Kids - Helping your school age child
If you find that your child needs help in math, reading or other activities the Grand Rapids Urban League has specialists available to talk with you about your needs. To learn more, please call us at (616) 245-2207 or  email us at info@grurbanleague.org.
 
Early Childhood Literacy
 
Parent Pledge
I will be my child’s first teacher.
I will be my child’s first author.
I will be my child’s first dentist.
I will be my child’s first nutritionist.
I will be my child’s first doctor.
I will be my child’s first safety director.
 
Would you like a Parent Pledge personalized with your child's name? Contact info@grurbanleague.org.
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