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Enrollment is still open for the 2014-2015 school year. It's never too late to find your home at Kazoo School!

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An Independent Kalamazoo School for Preschool through 8th Grade

At Kazoo School we approach education differently. We believe children learn best by being fully engaged, active participants in their education. "Learning by Doing" has been our mantra since we first opened in 1972.

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Summer Session 2014

Summer Session 2014

At Kazoo School Summer Session students engage with unique learning and leadership experiences. We enthusiastically celebrate extraordinary minds and encourage teamwork and creative problem solving all summer long!

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Summer Reading Lists Announced

Summer Reading Lists Announced

Keep those brains active all summer long with literature recommended by our faculty!

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One-to-One Laptop Program Added for 4th and 5th Grade Students!

One-to-One Laptop Program Added for 4th and 5th Grade Students!

Kazoo School 4th and 5th grade students began the year with expanded access to computing resources with the addition of a one-to-one laptop program.

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Kazoo School Students Qualify for National History Day

Kazoo School Students Qualify for National History Day

Seventeen Kazoo School middle school students travelled to Ann Arbor for Michigan History Day.

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An Independent Kalamazoo School for Preschool through 8th Grade

Early Childhood

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Play is the leading source of development in the preschool years. It promotes social learning; it supports emotional growth; it supports cognitive development; it facilitates physical and sensorimotor development.
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Elementary School

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Children now become social beings in their own right. Participating in the bigger world is a big part of what this period of childhood is all about. They discover the rules for social conduct, and they have a drive to discover, invent, create, and explore.
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Middle School

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Middle School is a special time in a student’s life, filled with developmental changes and new academic challenges. We focus on individual students, their needs, and finding ways to encourage their academic as well as social growth.
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Student Profiles

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After graduating from Kazoo School, students are able to hold a conversation in Spanish, exercise leadership in a project or services to others, and so much more!
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Take a Tour!


Schools are so much more than brick and mortar. While open houses can show you the things that are in a school, visiting a school is a wonderful opportunity to see how teachers and children interact.
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Message from the Head of School

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Welcome to the Greta Berman Arbetter Kazoo School! Since 1972, Kazoo School has been nurturing curiosity, creativity, and confidence in its students.
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