About Grandville Christian Elementary

Grandville Christian offers education for Preschool – 5th grade students. Here children discover God and understand His world, and parents and students are welcomed into a friendly and caring school community.

Grandville Christian Schools is a learning community where hearts and minds are shaped for Christ. Since 1956 we have been part of the Grandville community, located at Wilson and 40th Street, just north of Rivertown Parkway, in a neighborhood community on Wilson Ave.

Our campus is safe, modern, welcoming, and well suited for educating the whole child. Large grounds and a new playground, music and art rooms, a modern library, gymnasium and computer lab enhance the classroom experience.

There are many resources to utilize at Grandville Christian:
  • Art and Music
  • Band and Orchestra
  • Before and After School Care
  • Circle of Friends (“Lunch Circles”)
  • Education Support Services
  • Gifted and talented resources (REACH)
  • Gymnasium
  • Health services
  • Library
  • Peer counselors
  • Preschool classes
  • Reading specialists
  • Spanish Immersion
  • Speech and language therapy
  • Technology center
  • Tutoring / Homework help

Established in 1956, Grandville Christian celebrated its 50th anniversary in 2006. Our 50th anniversary theme was “Trust in the Lord forever, for the Lord, the Lord, is the Rock eternal.” ~ Isaiah 26:4

At Grandville Christian, may God’s light continue to shine brightly on the Grandville Calvin Christian Schools and the community we represent; may His Spirit guide us so that we may let His light shine through us; and may He be glorified!

Tim Steenstra started teaching at Grandville Christian in 1978 and was named principal in 1986… {read bio}

Derek Braman began his career as GCS Principal in 2016.

Grandville Christian serves over 500 preschool through 5th grade students. Feel free to contact us at 616.538.9710 with any questions you may have or to schedule a