Grand Rapids, Mich. (WZZM) Wednesday is a big day in school districts across the state.
October 2nd is student count day when 90% of district's state funding is decided. Districts like Grand Rapids Public Schools encouraged parents to spread the word with email, facebook, and twitter.
GRPS is also encouraging people to call their Action Line if they see children out and about on count day. The number is 819-2500 or the Hot Line at 301-1111.