August, 28th 2018: Ivywood's Board and Choice Schools' employees presented the Phase II application to potential authorizing university.
December 6th, 2018: Central Michigan University approved our charter agreement, officially granting Ivywood the ability to become a tuition-free, public charter classical school.
February 20th, 2019: Ivywood board members attended their first organizational meeting with authorizer CMU.
April 4th, 2019: Ivywood's Board is sworn in as official board members. We held out first Organizational Meeting. We found out Ivywood would officially open in the fall of 2019.
April 5th, 2019: Ivywood announces the official building for the school and that we will be opening fall 2019.
April 17th, 2019: We were featured in the Plymouth Observer!
April 22nd, 2019: We received our district code number from the MI Dept. of Ed.
May 2019: Renovations on our building get started.
May 29th, 2019: Stephanie Kookier is hired and announced as our school principal
June 11th, 2019: One of our founding board members, Jim Musgrave, was at the Michigan State Capitol advocating for Ivywood families and school choice.
June 23rd, 2019: We held our first family event and parking lot party at the school.
July 4th, 2019: We walked in the Northville 4th of July parade
August 5th, 2019: All of our furniture was moved into our building.
August 9th, 2019: Our playground is installed.
August 20th, 2019: Our sign is installed on the side of our building.
August 22, 2019: Our ribbon-cutting ceremony and the first time families can tour our building.
September 3rd, 2019: The first day of school!
September 13th, 2019: We held our first Grandparents Day celebration.