GRAND RAPIDS (WZZM)- Grand Rapids Public Schools will be cutting the ribbon on the new Blandford Schoolon Monday, January 7th.

The new school will replacethe outdatedportable manufactured building that is currently being used.

The new LEED certified school is located at the Blandford Nature Center and provides students with a unique learning environment.

It will be the first traditional public school in Grand Rapids to be built mostly with private donations.