Welcome to Ada Elementary!


Welcome to Ada Elementary, a wonderful place in which to learn, gain new experiences, and make friends. We are known for our culture…a culture that encourages and recognizes academic growth, promotes social responsibility, and warmly welcomes all students and families. We believe that all students can learn. Ada’s experienced staff meets collaboratively every month to review student achievement to ensure continuous improvement in learning. Our classroom instruction is interactive, relevant, and engaging. Technology is integrated into lessons that are rich in content and differentiated for learners. Students learn the importance and responsibility of caring for others. Our community partnerships, our involved parents, and the generous support of our active PTO enrich the instructional and learning experiences of our children. Take time to review our website to learn a little more about us.  Please contact us if you have specific questions or concerns at 616-493-8940, or stop by and see what makes Ada so special!


Jo Ellen Anderson




Latest Ada Elementary News

Posted in: News
August 2, 20131 year ago

School Starts Tuesday, September 2

Welcome to Ada Elementary School!!

Start and end times:  8:40 a.m. – 3:45 p.m.

Open Houses: 
Thursday, August 21  

Young Fives:  9:00

Kindergarten:  9:00 or 10:30


Wednesday, August 27

Grades 1-4:  4:30 – 5:30 p.m.


Posted in: News
May 3, 20131 year ago

2013 Annual Walk with the Dogs

On Friday, May 3, the students of Ada took off on the annual “walk around Ada”.

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Posted in: News
April 24, 20131 year ago

Music Program - April, 2013

On Monday, April 22, 300 or so 1st – 4th grade students had their annual Music Program at the Fine Arts Center. Read more

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April 22, 20131 year ago

Project Max

The 4th graders recently created a group sculpture project to show love and support to Max Prominski. It’s a hanging sculpture made of painted hearts and hands that each 4th grader helped create. It’s currently in display at the Fine Arts Center.  Read more

Posted in: News
March 14, 20131 year ago

2nd Grade Japanese Luncheon

On March 14, second grade students held their annual Japanese Luncheon in Ada’s Media Center. Read more