Branch ISD Mission Statement

Our mission is to ensure life-long learning opportunities to students and citizens in our constituent districts.  We will provide leadership in cooperation with other local, regional, and state educational service agencies, as well as the private sector, to facilitate the effective and efficient delivery of high quality programs and services

Branch ISD operates Branch Area Careers Center, Special Education, Head Start, Early Head Start, Great Start School Readiness, Early On and the Family Success Program to three constituent school districts and one public school academy.

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Superintendent - Joe Lopez

Branch ISD maintains working relationships/partnerships with the following organizations:

  • Barry and Calhoun ISDs
  • Kalamazoo and Wayne Regional Educational Service Agencies
  • Kellogg Community College, KCC-Grahl Center, and articulation agreements with colleges/universities

Branch ISD also works closely with regional health and human service agencies, county government, chambers of commerce and various business and industrial groups as well as cultural and arts groups to further enhance the educational opportunities in the area.