Cultural Mosaic

Welcome to Berrien RESA

Vision: "Today's Purpose - Tomorrow's Promise. Berrien RESA"


Mission: "We support our school community with respect and compassion through quality programs, leadership and dedicated partnerships."



  • We are an education service agency serving 26,000 students in Berrien County, Michigan.
  • The schools we serve include 16 public school districts, 20 parochial schools, and four public school academies.

RESA's are service agencies that offer support services to school personnel that are best delivered regionally, as measured by cost, size and quality advantages. Berrien RESA is an autonomous, tax-supported public school district governed by Michigan general school laws.

Our Surroundings

Berrien RESA and its associated educational facilities are located just miles from one of our nation's most abundant resources of fresh water; Lake Michigan. We are also neighbors with the state of Indiana, which creates our southern border.

Serving Through Leadership

As you explore more about what Berrien RESA offers to your community, your school and to your family, know that it is and will always be our priority to help your children achieve success.

Kevin M. Ivers, Ph. D, Superintendent



 PDF DocumentOverview of Berrien RESA Services Brochure

PDF DocumentAnnual Report   

Strategic Plan Report Update (8/5/14)  

Berrien Cass School Calendar

View All Berrien RESA Reports

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