Looking Ahead: May 18 - May 22

From Mrs. Yoder, Principal

MSTEP Testing Schedule 3 rd  and 6 th  grade students will begin taking the M-Step test this week.    Please make sure your child is at school, has eaten breakfast, and gets enough sleep so they can do their best.   Here are the testing windows by grade: May 18 th - May 28 th . . .

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Looking Ahead: May 11 - May 15

From Mrs. Yoder, Principal

MSTEP Testing Schedule 3 rd  and 6 th  grade students will begin taking the M-Step test next week.    Please make sure your child is at school, has eaten breakfast, and gets enough sleep so they can do their . . .

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Looking Ahead: May 4 - May 8

From Mrs. Yoder, Principal

Tulip Time Schedule: Wednesday, May 6 th -  Only Middle School Students have a ½ Day of School.  Dismissal is 10:55am. Thursday, May 7 th -   All students have a ½ day of School to allow the . . .

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Looking Ahead: April 27 - May 1

From Mrs. Yoder, Principal

M-STEP Testing Schedule:  Testing continues this week! Please make sure your child is at school, has eaten breakfast, and gets enough sleep so they can do their best.   Here are the testing windows by grade: . . .

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Looking Ahead: April 20 - April 24

From Mrs. Yoder, Principal

No School on Friday, April 24th HPS staff will be having a Professional Development day on Friday, April 24, so there is no school for students.  However, our 6th and 7th graders have a wonderful opportunity to hear a guest . . .

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Looking Ahead: March 30 - April 2

From Mrs. Yoder, Principal

Reminder that there is no school on Friday, April 3 rd  !  Spring Break begins.  School resumes on April 13. Enjoy this time with your family and friends!   MSTEP Testing Schedule 5 th  grade . . .

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Looking Ahead: March 23 - 27

From Mrs. Yoder, Principal

World Down Syndrome Day So many students participated by wearing their fun socks on Friday for World Down Syndrome Day!  Thank you!  Students were able to learn about Down Syndrome in their classroom through books and . . .

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Looking Ahead: March 16 - 20

From Mrs. Yoder, Principal

Reminder:  No CASA this week due to Hope College's Spring Break.   Nominations for the 2 nd  Annual Power H Awards: This is your chance to acknowledge staff members who have gone above and beyond to . . .

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Looking Ahead: March 9 - 13

From Mrs. Yoder, Principal

Parent/Teacher Conferences: Our staff is excited to share all of the great things your child is learning!  Please note that this time our conferences span over two weeks.  Here is the schedule: March 5:   . . .

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Looking Ahead: March 2 - 13

From Mrs. Yoder, Principal

Jefferson is hosting a Kindergarten Enrollment Night on  Monday, March 2 , from  4:00-6:00 .  Mrs. Yoder and both secretaries will be on hand to answer your questions and help you with your enrollment paper . . .

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Looking Ahead: Feb. 23 - 27

From Mrs. Yoder, Principal

Koffee with the Principal   Do you have an incoming Kindergarten student?  Or know someone who does?  Please attend our Kindergarten Koffee with the Principal on Thursday, Feb. 26 from 9:30-10:15, to learn about . . .

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Looking Ahead: Feb. 16 - 20

From Mrs. Yoder, Principal

Don't forget that Monday, Feb. 16 is Winter Break day!  No school for students or staff.  Enjoy this time with your family and friends.   Do you have an incoming Kindergarten student?  Or know someone . . .

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Looking Ahead: Feb. 9 - 13

From Mrs. Yoder, Principall

Spring Count Day is Wednesday, Feb. 11.  Please do your best to have your child attend school that day.  The number of students in attendance will help determine some of our district's future funding allotment.  Thanks for . . .

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Looking Ahead: Feb. 2 - 6

From Mrs. Yoder, Principal

Discovery Testing Discovery testing begins this week so please encourage your child to do their very best! Help them get to bed and to school on time each day.  This is the second of three Discovery tests your . . .

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Looking Ahead: January 26 - 30

From Mrs. Yoder, Principal

End-of-Day Pick-up Reminder:  Overall, our new pick-up procedure has been going well this year!  Thanks to all of you for being willing to adjust to this procedure to help keep our kids safe.  Here are a few reminders: . . .

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Looking Ahead: Jan. 20 - 23

Just a reminder that there is NO SCHOOL on Jan. 19 in honor of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.  We hope that you and your family will have a chance to participate in the many different events going on that day.  Here is the link for . . .

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Looking Ahead: Jan. 12 - 16

Brrrr. We're hoping the weather will cooperate and allow us to get back on schedule!  Please watch the calendar and our other sources of information about any re-schedulings and other changes we've had to make.

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Looking Ahead: Jan. 5 - 9

From Mrs. Yoder, Principal

Happy New Year and welcome back!  Jefferson staff is excited to start 2015!  We hope that your family had a wonderful holiday season.  We're ready to get back into the swing of things and continue the great learning that . . .

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Looking Ahead: Dec. 15 - 19

From Mrs. Yoder, Principal

We're to our last week of school for 2014!  The Jefferson staff wishes you a joyous holiday season!  We are so grateful to work with your children each day.  Thank you for choosing Holland Public Schools!  Enjoy the . . .

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Looking Ahead: Dec. 8 - 12

From Mrs. Yoder, Principal

It's difficult to believe that we only have 10 school days left until holiday break!  Here's hoping we don't have any snow days before then, but if you're wondering, you can visit our HPS website at  . . .

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Looking Ahead: Nov. 24 - Dec 5

From Mrs. Yoder, Principal

It's difficult to believe we've already had our first snow day!  Many parents have asked how to find out if school is cancelled.  Please visit our HPS website at  hollandpublicschools.org .  There is a . . .

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Looking Ahead: Nov. 17 - 21

From Mrs. Yoder, Principal

Thank you so much for taking the time to attend your child's conference!  It was nice to see so many of you! Your child's teacher appreciated getting to tell you about all of the wonderful things your child has been . . .

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Looking Ahead: Nov. 10 - 14

From Mrs. Yoder, Principal

This week we have Parent/Teacher Conferences. We are looking forward to meeting with you and talking about all of the great things your child is learning!   Here is the schedule for this week: Monday, Nov. 10 . . .

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Looking Ahead: Nov. 3 - 7

From Mrs. Yoder, Principal

November has arrived!  Please be sure to have your child check the Lost & Found for missing coats, sweatshirts, gloves, and hats.  They are really going to need their warm clothes in the coming days!   . . .

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Looking Ahead: Oct. 27 - 31

From Mrs. Yoder, Principal

It is hard to believe that this is the last week of October!  Parent teacher conferences are just around the corner.  Scheduling forms went home last week and should be returned this week.  Confirmations will be sent home on . . .

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Looking Ahead: Oct. 20 - 24

From Mrs. Yoder, Principal

The leaves are turning beautiful colors so we know that fall is officially here!  Please be sure to check the weather each day to help your child be dressed appropriately.  Fall in Michigan can be in the 30s in the morning and 60s . . .

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Looking Ahead: Oct. 13 - 17

From Mrs. Yoder, Principal

Here is the letter sent home on October 14. Thanks for your consideration. - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -  It's difficult to believe we're into our second month . . .

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Looking Ahead: Sept. 29 - Oct. 3

From Mrs. Yoder, Principal

I can't believe October is just around the corner!  Students and staff have been hard at work so we're excited that we get to have some fun during Spirit Week! Schedules: We may still be adjusting schedules . . .

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Looking Ahead: Sept. 22 - 26

As we finish week 3, I can really tell that our students and staff are in the "groove" of learning!  It's been great to see our K-5 staff and students working with our new math series called Math Expressions.  I'm . . .

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Looking Ahead: Sept 15-20

From Mrs. Yoder, Principal

We had a great first 5-day week at Jefferson!  Teachers are establishing routines and procedures to better help learning to take place.  Please remember that 6/7 students begin class at  7:55am  and Y5-5th grade . . .

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