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2475 52nd Street Southeast
Grand Rapids, MI 49508

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(616) 698-2524
(616) 698-9089
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September 05, 2014
I love this school! Challenger does an extraordinary job building relationships and offers exceptional academics.

- submitted by a teacher

August 25, 2013
Based on the test scores--i would do a 1 month trial FIRST. Based on reviews I would back up that 1 month furthermore. Based on teacher ratio: still would consider 1 month trial. Based on school rating I would downgrade to a 3 week trial.

- submitted by a community member

August 22, 2013
Couldn't ask for better staff to help and support our children. They truly are amazing considering the wide range of demographics that attend this school.

- submitted by a parent

March 17, 2008
As a father of two children at Challenger, I cannot say enough good things about the Principal, teachers, and the entire Challenger family. Children are taught to be valued and to respect each other. We're sad to be leaving the district but leave with fond memories and high expectations for our next school system for my kids.

- submitted by a parent

October 24, 2005
Please be aware that because of the high poverty and behavior issues of many students, we felt the teachers are stretched to be able to provide adequately for all students. We loved all our children's teachers but we had to leave the school due to issues stemming from this. My children attended 2001-2003.

- submitted by a parent

June 13, 2003
This school is top-notch. My kids are going to be in the 4 and 5th grades this fall, and they are receiving an excellent education. The principal and staff are wonderful.

- submitted by a community member
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Challenger Elementary
2475 52nd Street Southeast, Grand Rapids, MI  49508
(616) 698-2524
Last modified Challenger Elementary is a Public school that serves grades K-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 4 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Challenger Elementary Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 8 reviews. Top