Election Day August 8, 2017

By |August 8th, 2017|Uncategorized|

It is election day!

As the restoration millage may be the only item on most ballots, township clerks have consolidated their polling places to reduce costs of operations. The following information may help you find your polling location. Please feel free to share this information.

Here are the the precincts that are consolidated with another:


Bowne Twp, […]

What is an ISD? Part 2

By |June 16th, 2017|News, Uncategorized|

What is an ISD? Part 2Jason Mellema, Superintendent

Ionia County ISD


My last article/post focused on the history of ISD’s within Michigan and the broader picture of our three-tier education system. This article provides some insight into Ionia County ISD, and how we support learners within our county.

Ionia County ISD was formed in 1963 shortly after […]

Absentee Ballots for August 8, 2017 Election

By |June 14th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Absent voter ballots are available for all elections. They provide voters with a convenient method for casting a ballot when they are unable to attend the polls on election day.

As a registered voter, you may obtain an absent voter ballot if you are:

age 60 years old or older
unable to vote without assistance […]

Independent Living Center Graduates!

By |June 6th, 2017|News, Uncategorized|

On Tuesday June 6, 2017 the Ionia County ISD played host to our graduates from the Independent Living Center (The House) program.Congratulations to our students!

You have enriched our lives these years in the program.

Jim Lóser, Assistant Superintendent/Special Education and Jason Mellema, Superintendent are pictured with our students Coty Kissane & Sharon McAllister.

PAC Special Education Awards Banquet

By |April 20th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Registration is closed for the 2017 PAC Awards Banquet.
Thank you for those we will see Wednesday April 26, 2017!

Autism Awareness Month

By |April 12th, 2017|Uncategorized|

April is Autism Awareness month and we are again planning our 5th Annual Autism Awareness Walk for Saturday, April 29, 2017

Here is our walk flyer and pledge sheet.

See you at the track!

Pledge Form

Walk Flyer

School Closed 03/09/17

By |March 9th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Freedom Acres, Transitions Central, Stepping Forward, Independent Living Center, Heartlands Institute of Technology and IMKids 3rd Meal are closed Thursday March 9, 2017. Administration Building will be open.

March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month

By |March 3rd, 2017|Uncategorized|

Colorectal Cancer is the 2nd most common type of cancer in women and the 3rd most common type of cancer in men. Currently there is a 5 year survival rate of 54-65%.

Per the American Institute for Cancer Research and Prevention Colon Cancer Alliance, you can take steps to help prevent Colorectal Cancer with the […]

Camp Snoopy Quilt Raffle

By |March 1st, 2017|Uncategorized|

March is here and that means the quilt raffle for the Dolly Parton Imagination Library is in full swing.  You can check out all the quilts online by clicking  on this link.

Ticket are available at the following sites around the community:

Belding: Ellis Elementary and the Belding Library
Ionia: Michigan One […]

DPIL 2017 Quilt Show

By |February 2nd, 2017|Uncategorized|

Mark your calendars to attend the Camp Peanuts quilt show to support the Dolly Parton Imagination Library of Ionia County.  View the quilts, purchase raffle tickets, buy a quilt or just eat cookies!! We would love to have you attend!