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Find out why Big Rapids Public Schools is a great place to be!

Find out why Big Rapids Public Schools is a great place to be!

Video produced by Ferris State University Media Productions

Big Rapids Public Schools is a district in Mid-Michigan with approximately 2200 students. We are comprised of a High School, a Virtual School, a Middle School (grades 5-8), and two Elementary Schools (grades K-4), Brookside Elementary and Riverview Elementary Schools.  Our Big Rapids Community is also home to Ferris State University.  We are very proud to say this is a community which is founded on education, with a focus on academic excellence.  

Our academic program is enhanced with a wide variety of award-winning extra curricular activities which include: instrumental and vocal music, dramatic and visual arts, and an excellent athletic program for grades 7-12.

Click on any of the following links for more information about Big Rapids Public Schools:

Points of Pride

Staff Directory

Current Academic Calendar

Enrollment Information  

Big Rapids Public Schools is proud to partner with various groups in the community as well as Ferris State University and Spectrum Health to enhance the educational experience obtained at our schools.  The following videos, produced by Ferris State University's Media Productions, highlight those partnerships and the benefit they bring to BRPS students.  


Please feel free to contact our Central Office with any questions regarding Big Rapids Public Schools.

Central Office

21034 15 Mile Road
Big Rapids, MI 49307