Categories: Garcia News,News State Representative Daniela R. García, of Holland, recognized Black River Public School’s 20 years as an outstanding public charter school in Holland with a state of Michigan Tribute on Monday.“Black River Public School combines a Montessori elementary school with a college-prep middle school and high school to provide an education that is second to none,” said Garcia in the tribute. “The school features some of the highest test scores in the state and annually ranks among the best high schools in the country. In 2011, Black River Public School was named the No. 1 high school in the state by The Washington Post.”Representative García presented the tribute to Shannon Brunink, the head of school at Black River, Monday. 24Feb Representative Garcia honors Black River Public School’s commitment with state tribute Black River Public School is a publically-funded school chartered by Grand Valley State University and works with students in kindergarten to 12th grade.The tribute was also signed by State Senator Arlan B. Meekof, of West Olive, and Gov. Rick Snyder.