Office of Catholic Schools/Resources


About Us

The alliance of Catholic schools in the Diocese of Grand Rapids includes 26 elementary schools and five high schools. To learn about our individual schools, scholarships and enrolling, click the button below.

Resources on this page include information about our mission and vision, our “Catholic Schools: Bridging Faith and Future” strategic plan, our board, policies and reports, and links to board member materials, our educational technology site, and GRACEAC athletics.

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We are an alliance of Catholic schools where Christ illuminates learning and life.



An alliance of Catholic schools expanding outstanding educational ministry.

Catholic Schools: Bridging Faith and Future

“Catholic Schools: Bridging Faith and Future” is our strategic plan for Catholic school vitality. This five-year plan guides us as we live out our mission in pursuit of our vision.

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Diocesan Catholic School Board

Our Diocesan Catholic School Board includes laypeople, religious and clergy members who share their expertise in education, theology, business and inclusion to guide our Office of Catholic Schools.

Board meeting agendas & minutes
  • Meeting Minutes

  • Meeting Agendas

    Andrew Blum

    • Development Committee

    Sue Haas-Williams

    • Chair

    Rev. Darrel Kempf

    Kristina Martinez-Precious

    Sterling Morse

    Rev. Godfrey Onyekwere

    Mission Effectiveness Committee

    Sister Rosita Schiller

    Mission Effectiveness Committee

    Patricia Schrand

    Finance Committee

    Leah Wareck

    • Marketing Committee

    School Board Training, Strategic Planning & Governance

    Find resources here
    • School Board Training

    • Strategic Planning Resources

    • Governance Model Types and Descriptions