Student Life

The Parkside staff strives to identify and address the needs of all students, encourages family and community involvement, creates a positive learning environment and continues to grow and develop professionally.

Parkside students experience a range of activities – social and academic – and participate in a variety of programs. These are designed by the Parkside staff to enhance student learning, improve parental communication and encourage family and community involvement.

Students also have the opportunity to participate in out-of-classroom activities such as:

  • Breakfast and Lunch Programs
  • Computer Lab
  • Media Center
  • Choir for 5th Graders
  • Art and Music Facilities
  • Gymnasium and Cafeteria
  • Live, weekly LIFESKILL Lessons on the monitor
  • Live morning Broadcast of the “Parkside News” by 5th graders – presented daily
  • Monday folders
  • Outdoor education for 5th graders held at Camp Friedenswald in Cassopolis, Michigan