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2017 Spring Graduate

By |May 30th, 2017|News|

George Spratto II is an ASD student in the USEI program.  He came to Freedom Acres in January 2014.  He completed all of his requirements for Certificate of Completion. He has also been role model student with good behavioral growth and focusing on transitioning in to the next chapter through participating in all of […]

Heartlands Aviation Weather Balloon

By |May 26th, 2017|News|

Heartlands Aviation Tech Program launched their Weather Balloon Project to the edge of space this year.  The sensor package reached approximately 110,000 feet before deploying its parachute.  Students used knowledge of meteorology, physics and mathematics to predict the landing zone and calculate the volume of helium needed for the appropriate buoyant force in order […]

2017 Summer Day Camps!

By |May 23rd, 2017|News|

Join us this July with a wide array of options for students ages 10-13…

$10 each camp or $25 for 3 camps

Art Camp  07/10/17 – 07/13/17  9:00AM – 1:30PM
@ Ionia ISD 2191 Harwood Rd. Ionia (ages 10 – 13)

STEM Camp  07/17/17 – 07/20/17  9:00AM – 1:00PM
@ H.O. Steele ED. Building 10260 S. Sheridan Rd. Fenwick […]

What is an ISD?

By |May 19th, 2017|News|

One of the questions I get on a regular basis is, “What does an ISD do?”  In simple terms, an ISD, or Intermediate School District, is by definition a regional educational service and support center charged with helping its school districts maintain and supplement the services they require to operate.

ISD’s in Michigan have a […]

Dolly Parton Imagination Quilt Raffle Winners

By |March 29th, 2017|News|

               CAMP SNOOPY QUILT WINNERS

 
Winner
Quilt #

1
Sharon Smith
1

2
Kellie King
2

3
Deb Morrison
4

4
Nick Feuerstein
5

5
Lorna Grindel
7

6
Brenda Wandell
8

7
Jenny Bennett
10

8
Jamie Rodriquez
11

9
Renee Gillespe
12

10
Joan Mull
13

11
Pat Kjolhede
16

12
Gaylia Ross
17

13
Jim Loser
18

14
Bob Kjolhede
20

15
Pat Kjolehede
21

16
Jennica VanderBoon
22

17
Renee Gillespie
23

18
Nancy Prins
24

19
Sharon Smith
25

20
David Witter
26

21
Lena Montgomery
27

22
Ann Pedersen
30

23
Chris Jacksonj
31

24
Joan Mull
32

25
Linsey Dykhouse
33

26
Bob Kjolhede
35

27
Patti Grosskopf
36

28
Chris Jackson
38

29
Ann Pedersen
39

30
Alisha Hansbarger
40

31
Carol Schrauben
42

32
Jody Cassel
44

33
Jeannine Brown
45

34
Michelle Lawson
46

35
Emily Spitzley
47

 

Ionia County Youth Advisory Council receives award

By |March 24th, 2017|News|

Ionia County Youth Advisory Council recognized for the Strive 2 Arrive Alive initiative to help teens.

The Ionia County Youth Advisory Council (YAC) was honored during the Governor’s Traffic Safety Advisory Commission (GTSAC) annual awards presentation today at the Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center in East Lansing for Strive 2 Arrive Alive (S2AA), its teen […]

State Farm Supports the IM Kids 3rd Meal Program

By |October 24th, 2016|News|

Local State Farm Agents Committed to Ending Child Hunger in Ionia & Montcalm Counties

IM Kids 3rd Meal program is giving food insecure children access to food and the benefits that come from being well-nourished and ready to learn by providing nutritious, kid-friendly evening meals alleviating hunger when they are not in school. Four local […]

Welcome our new Finance Director, CTE Director, and Freedom Acres Principal

By |August 1st, 2016|News|

As we begin the new school year, you may notice some new faces here at the Ionia County Intermediate School District.  This month we are featuring our new Director of Finance, Director of Career & Technical Education, and Principal of Freedom Acres school.  Please join us in welcoming:

Jamie Carnes
Jamie came to us from Comstock […]

Freedom Acres Earth Day Celebration

By |May 13th, 2016|News|

The annual Earth Day Celebration at Freedom Acres was once again kicked-off in the gym with a school picture. Many of the students and staff remembered to wear their Earth Day Tee-Shirts.  Teacher, Leigh Chick, organized an afternoon full of earth friendly activities which included planting White Pine tree seedlings around the school campus, […]

30th Annual PAC Award Winners

By |May 9th, 2016|News|

At the 30th Annual PAC Awards Banquet, five individuals were the recipients of the following awards:

Employer of the Year;
Peer Mentor;
Doug Bormann Contributor;
Christine Rainey General Education;
Fred Chappell Special Education.

Please join me in congratulating the following individuals: