Student Support

Our Goal

With a focus on inclusion in the classroom and community, we aim to empower every student to see themselves as uniquely created by God. We are committed to meeting the learning needs of all our students.

Our Team

We support students using research and evidence based best practices with our team of directors and paraprofessionals.

Marilyn Brower, RTI Director & Reading Support Specialist                     

Marilyn received her BA degree with a fine arts group major in Elementary Education as well as a Masters Degree in teaching with a focus in reading from Calvin College. She has completed additional graduate work through Grand Valley and the National Institute for Learning Development.

Intervention Services using Response to Intervention (RTI)
Reading Support
Math Support



Scott Schermer, Special Education Director                 

Scott received his BA in Special Education from Northwestern College in Orange City, IA. Scott has a Masters Degree in Learning Disabilities from Grand Valley State University. He has also completed additional graduate work through Western Michigan University, Calvin College, and the University of Texas.


Inclusive Education and Accommodations Services
Disabilities Support
Test Accommodations



Additional Support

  • Speech and Language Therapy

  • Physical Therapy

  • Occupational Therapy

  • Counseling Services

  • Sensory Therapy