GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOTV) Great Schools is partnering with KaBoom, Amway, and local businesses including Macatawa Bank, to build a new playground at Ellington Academy. The playground went up at Ellington Academy, located at 600 Burton Avenue SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49507. Watch the entire story during the Social Sizzle on eightWest, Tuesday, June 17, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. See photos at the link below. Click video above to watch.
GREAT Schools is a non-profit corporation and a premier Educational Management Company since 2008. GREAAT Schools partner with charter schools and provide central administrative support in human resources, special education, technology, and performance data management, fund development, after school extended learning, facility management, and fiscal services. GREAAT Schools also provide academic and instructional support, curriculum development, and staff training.
“As advocates of play, we at KaBOOM! believe that access to a safe and engaging place to play makes children happier, fitter, creative, and more socially adept. We can’t wait to bring the power of play to your community,” says Cynthia Springer, CEO at GREAAT Schools, Inc.