Public schools? Your neighborhood school or one near your work? Private school? Charter school? Virtual school? Home school?
There have never been more options for Kalamazoo-area families looking for the right educational options for their children.
Understanding a little more about those options is the goal of FYI’s 2017 School Smarts Guide. The guide provides a list of the schools and school districts in the Greater Kalamazoo area serving kindergarten through 12th grade. Each listing includes the school’s or district’s enrollment and a brief description of what it offers.
In addition, we include a short primer with some of the terms — such as virtual school, charter school, Schools of Choice — families often hear when they look into school options.
And, no, there won’t be a quiz at the end.
If you've wondered what terms like KRESA, Schools of Choice and Virtual School mean, we explain these terms: