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Meet Our Leadership Team

Ralph Garza

Ralph Garza


Amy Pogorzelski

Amy Pogorzelski

Dean of Lower Elementary

Paula Henry

Paula Henry

Dean of Special Education and Intervention

Kimberly  Johnson

Kimberly Johnson

Dean of Middle School and Specials

Mallory  Harbitz

Mallory Harbitz

Dean of Upper Elementary

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What Grand River Academy Parents Are Saying

"This is a great school that supplies the tools to learn."

- Grand River Parent

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Meet Our School Board

Our School Board draws from the best local civic and community leaders. They volunteer their time and energy to ensure students at Grand River Academy receive the best education possible. For a schedule of Board meetings, minutes, and more information, visit the Board Documents page or contact us at 248-893-6100.

Laura Dikeman


Paul Beasley


Chrystal Edwards


Desiree Sanders


Rance Thomas


Our Authorizer

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We are authorized by Grand Valley State University. They sponsor and monitor us to ensure we achieve academic results and uphold the promises made in our charter.

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