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Meet Our Leadership Team

Dana Gurganus

Dana Gurganus


Katharine Ruwe

Katharine Ruwe

Dean of 3rd - 4th Grade

Jill MacKeller

Jill MacKeller

Dean of 5th - 8th Grade

Chelsea Zantop

Chelsea Zantop

Dean of Student Services

Amanda Lawyer

Dean of Special Education and Intervention

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What South Canton Scholars Parents Are Saying

"My child started at South Canton mid-semester and she felt so welcomed. It was such an easy transition from her previous school."

- South Canton 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 South Canton Scholars receive the best education possible. For a schedule of Board meetings, minutes, and more information, visit the Board Documents page or contact us at 734-398-5658.

Audrey Tedford


Melissa Laing


Leslie Davidson


Kimberly Gaedeke


Maceo Coleman


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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