As your superintendent, I want to personally inform Godfrey-Lee Public Schools families and parents of the Strong Schools, Strong Communities proposal to establish a stable, reliable source of funding for West Michigan school districts. Every parent can agree that it is critical to provide our kids with a high-quality education and this proposal will help our students have the opportunity to learn, achieve and be college and career ready.
Many of you are aware that school districts across West Michigan, including our district, have taken steps to tighten their belts, find efficiencies, cut costs, reduce staff and consolidate services. Despite these efforts, too many local school districts and communities continue to struggle to provide the quality education our students deserve.
All 20 school districts within the Kent Intermediate School District have made the formal request to the Kent ISD to place the Strong Schools, Strong Communities proposal on the May…
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