Muskegon Area Matters
Grassroots Parent Group Initiative
Parents from throughout the Muskegon Area are joining a new "Friends of Muskegon Area Schools" parent group that will advocate for the educational interests of children by receiving and sharing informational emails and communicating with our lawmakers. To join, simply email firstname.lastname@example.org
Michigan's four-year graduation rate dropped slightly to 79.65 percent in 2015-16, a less than one percent decline from the prior year, according to state data.
Early childhood education programs in Grand Rapids and Muskegon will together receive $4.6 million in federal funding.
Michigan's four-year high school graduation rate was 79.65 percent in 2015-16, down less than one percent from the prior year, the state announced today.
Our own Senator Goeff Hansen is now serving as the chairman of the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on K-12, School Aid, and Education. He is a key contact in Lansing regarding school funding.