Our Calendar

School Closure

Due to COVID-19

March 16-April 12

Parent Conferences

Thurs. - 5:00 to 8 pm

Apr 9

Student Half Day

Fri. - Dismissal 11:30 am

Apr 10

New Student Ice Cream Social

Thursday, 6:30 to 8 pm

May 7

Student Half Day

Fri, May 8 - Dismissal 11:30 a.m.

May 8

Memorial Day - No School

Mon, May 25

May 25

8th Grade Graduation

Weds, June 10 - 7 p.m.

June 10

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The Greenspire School offers a unique educational program for middle school students based on purposeful connections between individuals, communities and the environment. Founded on the belief of community and global responsibility to each other and the Earth, The Greenspire School (TGS) is a public charter school authorized by Grand Valley State University.  Located on the Grand Traverse Commons, TGS incorporates Montessori philosophy and method, place-based education in collaboration with many community partners, hands-on learning indoors and out, and small, multi-age classes.  Learn more here.


Enrolling at Greenspire

Greenspire is currently accepting applications for the 2020-2021 academic year.  Applications can be found here.

                             (231) 421-5905 1026 Red Drive     Traverse City, Michigan                

The Greenspire Board of Education has selected six candidates for first round interviews to become their next Head of School/Superintendent.  Because of COVID-19, the first round of interviews will be remote via Zoom on April 8th and 9th. The public is invited to attend. The codes for public joining will be shared here closer to the dates. 

The candidates are:

April 8th

5:30 pm Robert Walker

7:00 pm Matthew Baughman

8:30 pm Turina Zimmer

April 9th

5:30 pm David Harwood

7:00 pm Jacob Murray

8:30 pm Brian Shaughnessy

Head of School/Superintendent


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