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About Us

About Us

St. Gerard School is a Catholic elementary school with an enrollment of 560 in grades Pre-K through Eight. St. Gerard has a proud tradition of excellence. Students at St. Gerard learn how to develop their physical, moral and intellectual skills to prepare themselves for future success.

Our school provides a unique setting where students are instructed in human knowledge and skills, presented in an atmosphere of Christian principles characterized by love, respect, and understanding.

The curriculum at St. Gerard is organized around the basic subjects of religion, language arts, and mathematics. It also includes courses in science, social studies, art, music, physical fitness and technology education.

If you are interested in joining our St. Gerard family,
please contact Michelle Piecuch, Principal

Mission Statement

St. Gerard School is a Catholic community of teachers, students, and parents whose purpose is to instill traditional Christian values and to provide children with the skills, knowledge, and understanding necessary to live productive and meaningful Christian lives.

Within this environment students will recognize God’s goodness in themselves and in others and will strive to be of service to all people.

We will achieve our mission through a total commitment to a well-rounded curriculum emphasizing the individual as an integral part of our larger community.

Students will have the academic background as well as the spiritual basis for living life in the way of Christ.


St. Gerard’s curriculum is organized around the basic subjects of Religion, Reading, Writing, and Mathematics. It also includes courses in English, Social Studies, Science, Art, Music, Physical Fitness, and Technology Education. In addition, opportunities for community building and service to others are provided and encouraged. The school follows a course of instruction issued by the Superintendent of Schools for the Lansing Diocese, and is in accord with State requirements for all elementary schools in Michigan. St. Gerard School is fully accredited by the Michigan Association of NonPublic Schools.

Please visit our Curriculum page for specific grades.

St. Gerard School
4433 W. Willow
Lansing, MI 48917

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