Glenn school building

Glenn Public School, considered the oldest continuous rural school in Michigan, is proud to announce its 170th anniversary celebration. Since its establishment in 1854, Glenn Public School has been a cornerstone of the local community, providing generations of students with a quality education and fostering a strong sense of pride and tradition.

As the school commemorates this significant milestone, students, alumni, faculty, staff, and community members are invited to join in a series of special events and activities honoring the rich history and enduring legacy of Glenn Public School.


Throughout its illustrious history, Glenn Public School has remained dedicated to providing an

exceptional educational experience for its students. From its humble beginnings in a one-room schoolhouse to its current status as a modern educational institution, the school has upheld its commitment to academic excellence, innovation, and community engagement.

The 170th anniversary celebration on Sunday, May 26th from 12-3 pm will be a testament to the enduring impact of Glenn Public School on the lives of countless individuals and the community as a whole. Highlights of the celebration will include:

1. FREE- Alma's Splash of Color Face Painting

2. FREE- Juan's Twist and Splash Balloons

3. FREE- Bubba's Bounce House Rentals LLC

4. FREE-Crane's Cider Donuts

5. FREE- Fenn Valley Vineyards Sparkling Grape Juice

6. FREE- Music by Kevin McDaniel & Jerry Huber

7. FREE- Carnival Games

8. For purchase- Ice Cream Ladies

9. For Purchase- Taqueria La Tia Linda

10. For Purchase- 170th Anniversary t-shirts (proceeds support Glenn Scholarship fund)

11. For Purchase- 170th Wooden ornament/magnet (proceeds support Glenn PTC activities)

"We are incredibly proud to celebrate this historic milestone in the history of Glenn Public School," said Jamie Walle, Superintendent of Glenn Public School. "For 170 years, our school has been a pillar of the community, providing generations of students with a strong foundation for success. This celebration is a tribute to the dedication of our students, faculty, staff, alumni, and community partners who have helped shape Glenn Public School into the institution it is today."

All members of the community are invited to join in the festivities and celebrate 170 years of educational excellence with Glenn Public School. For more information about the anniversary celebration and to stay updated on event details, please visit the Glenn Public School Facebook or contact the school directly.

Join us as we commemorate this historic milestone and embark on the next chapter of Glenn Public School's remarkable journey!

About Glenn Public School: Founded in 1854, Glenn Public School is the oldest continuous rural school in Michigan. Dedicated to providing a quality education and fostering a sense of community, Glenn Public School has been a cornerstone of the local area for 170 years, shaping the lives of generations of students and making a lasting impact on the community.

For media inquiries, please contact:

Jamie Walle


Glenn Public School


Glenn Public School

1392 Adams Road

Glenn, MI 12345