School Improvement Grant Cohort III

Michigan Department of Education has been awarded a School Improvement Grant (SIG) Cohort III. Title I participating or eligible schools on the 2012 and 2013 Priority Schools list have been invited to apply.

SIG III Application

For a copy of the School Improvement Grant Cohort III application, please email and include "SIG III Application" in the subject line.

SIG III Approved Applications

District Name Entity Name Monitor Assigned
Battle Creek Public Schools Dudley School Tom Kowalski
Benton Harbor Area Schools Benton Harbor High School* Grant Funds Rescinded
Benton Harbor Area Schools International Academy at Hull Grant Funds Rescinded
Benton Harbor Area Schools Montessori Academy at Henry C Morton Grant Funds Rescinded
Detroit City School District Carstens Elementary-Middle School* Valencia Hughes
Detroit City School District Noble Elementary-Middle School* Valencia Hughes
Detroit City School District Osborn College Preparatory Academy* Claude Tiller, Jr.
Detroit City School District Osborn Evergreen Academy of Design and Alternative Energy* Claude Tiller, Jr.
Ecorse Public Schools Ecorse Community High School Claude Tiller, Jr.
Ecorse Public Schools Ralph J. Bunche Academy* Grant Funds Rescinded
Kalamazoo Public Schools Washington Writers' Academy Tom Kowalski
Kalamazoo Public Schools Woodward School for Technology
and Research
Mary Smith
Lansing Public School District Eastern High School* Dr. Gail Ganakas
Lansing Public School District Forrest G. Averill School* Dr. Gail Ganakas
Lincoln Park, School District of City of Raupp School Dr. Ann Trovillion-Timm
Litchfield Community Schools Litchfield Elementary School Mary Smith
Michigan Technical Academy Michigan Technical Academy Grant Funds Rescinded
River Rouge, School District of the City of Ann Visger K-5 Preparatory Academy Valencia Hughes
Roseville Community Schools John R. Kment Elementary School Dr. Ann Trovillion-Timm

*This application was found to be out of compliance with ADA accessibility requirements ad has been removed by the State of Michigan. Interested parties may request a copy of the ADA non-compliant SIG application by sending an email to with the following subject headers: SIG Application Request. The body of the email must include the district and school name.

SIG III Non-Approved Applications

For copies of non-approved School Improvement Grant applications, send an email to and include "SIG III" in the subject line.


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