Linden Grove Middle School



Linden Grove Middle School is a diverse family of almost 800 students and staff dedicated to a rigorous, collaborative, middle school curriculum that prepares our students for high school, college, and the world of work.

The core curriculum at Linden Grove consists of math, English, science and social studies. The school's electives include life skills, art, music, Spanish and physical education. Staff also provide support classes for math and reading. 

Linden Grove has four computer labs and extensive classroom technology. Computer classes teach students word processing, spreadsheets, Internet protocols, and presentation software — as well as other curricula that help students use computers as tools for their education.

For the student athlete, Linden Grove offers the opportunity to participate in various sports, including: cross country, volleyball, football, boys and girls basketball, wrestling and track.

Science Olympiad, National Junior Honor Society, yearbook, and Where Everyone Belongs (WEB) Leaders are examples of the extracurricular activities offered at Linden Grove.



Contacts & Key Info


Craig McCane, Principal

Heather Morrison, Secretary

Address: 4241 Arboretum Pkwy., Kalamazoo, MI 49006

Phone: (269) 337-1740 

Office hours: 7:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.

School Hours:
Full day: 8:08 a.m. – 2:58 p.m.
Half day: 8:08 – 11:13 a.m.

Linden Grove Calendar
National Junior Honor Society Induction Ceremony
Start Date/Time:
Monday, October 23, 2017 6:30 PM
End Date/Time:
Monday, October 23, 2017 7:30 PM
Recurring Event:
One time event
Normal Priority
Who: Family and Friends
Where: Linden Grove Middle School's Cafeteria
Attire: Semi-Formal

Refreshments to follow in the cafeteria
Owned by Derek Diget On Monday, September 18, 2017
Linden Grove Staff Directory and Emails

Adams, Maggie, Asst Principal,

Bargouthy, Bethany, AI Teacher,

Bennett, Linda, Library Asst,

Bentley, Lance, AI PP,

Berryman, Jennifer, Social Studies 7B,

Blackman, Bonnie, Science 8B,

Borsvold, Lindsey, Art,

Bridges, Lance, Inclusion 6th,

Buchanan, John, St Services,

Burrell, Lori, Social Studies 6B,

Carney, Kelsey, Strategic Math,

Chambless, Chad, Social Studies 8B,

Chase, Daniel, Read 180,

Clark, Andy, Inclusion,

Coryell, Cathy, ELA 8B,

Dawson, Carresha, Sped PP,

Drogosch, Erica, Life Skills,

Eldred, Erik, Psychologist,

Fosness, Kathryn, Inclusion 7A,

Gaugier, Deb, Main Office,

Gillen, Michael, Math 7B,

Hawkins, Vestina, Athletic Director,

Jansheski, Chad, ELA 6B,

Koch, Kevin, Science 7A,

Kubiak, Timothy, Math 8A,

Kuiphoff, Yonee, Science 8A,

Mahannah, Gina, Student Services,

May, Elaine, Inclusion PP,

McCane, Craig, Principal,

McDermott, Betsy, ELA 7A,

McElroy, Doug, Homebound Teacher,

Minisee, Morgan, Science 6B,

Mitchell, Duane, Food Service Supervisor,

Morris, Cara, Inclusion PP,

Morrison, Heather, Main Office,

Mulvey, Amy, ELA 7B,

Newby, Gina, ELA 8A,

O'Day, Scott (Greggory), Phys. Ed.,

Ollie, Larry, Student Services,

Parker, Rachel, Social Worker,

Peacock, Jessica, Read 180,

Perry, Stephanie, Counselor 6A and 7th grad,

Rua-Weaver, Luciana, Spanish,

Sauter, Aaron, Social Studies 7A,

Schwartz, Lindsey, Science 7B,

Schwartz, Michelle, Math 6B,

Selner, Maria, Science 6A,

Shaw, Maria, Social Studies 6A,

Spicer, Meredith, ELA 6A,

Spybrook, Steve, Counselor 6B and 8th grad,

Tsuda-Kim, Joan, AI PP,

Thompson, Hali, Inclusion 8A,

Valade, Beth, Speech Pathologist,

Watson, Michael, Custodian,

Whitley-Scott, Annette, Inclusion PP,

Wiesner, Grace, Math 7A,

Wine, Tony, Math 8B,

Wright, Sally, Math 6A,

Zerban, Cynthia, Band, Orchestra & Choir,