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Grant Elementary School breaks ground

School honors athletics pioneer Dr. Christine Grant of U of I
Dr. Christine Grant stands with future students of Grant Elementary at the groundbreaking ceremony for the future school on Tuesday, May 22, in North Liberty. The school, opening in the fall of 2019, was named after Dr. Grant for her national achievements in gender equality in athletics. (photo courtesy of the Iowa City Community School District)

NORTH LIBERTY– A local and national legacy was further solidified on Tuesday, May 22, at a groundbreaking ceremony held on the future site of Grant Elementary, in North Liberty. The school was named in honor of Dr. Christine Grant, who not only was in attendance but also participated in the groundbreaking itself.

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