We require a "Volunteer Form" from every school day guest and volunteer
The school day safety procedure in place at every HPS school requires parents and guests to wait in the main school office for their student – and not walk down the hall to the classroom . This saves instructional time and improves . . .
Holland Public Schools does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex (including sexual orientation or transgender identity), disability, age, religion, height, weight, marital or family status, military status, . . .
FOIA Written Summary FOIA Procedures and Guidelines If you prefer to print or download, these files are available in pdf format. FOIA Written Summary FOIA Procedures and Guidelines FOIA Fee Itemization form
"New Smart Snacks in School Law" began July 1, 2014
Our new HPS Food Related Policy is based on the "New Smart Snacks in School Law" which took effect on 7/1/2014. There are new regulations covering the sale and distribution of "sugary and fatty" foods and . . .
New rules for "food" during the school day. Sugars and fats greatly reduced.
Click here for a printable version of this policy Local Wellness Policy for School District of the City of Holland The District of the City of Holland is committed to creating a healthy school environment that enhances the . . .
To access the policies of the Holland Public Schools Board of Education, please follow the links below. You will be redirected to the table of contents. Select the appropriate numbered category and scroll down the list to the specific . . .
The Board of Education is committed to providing a safe, positive, productive, and nurturing educational environment for all of its students. The board encourages the promotion of positive interpersonal relations between members of . . .
The federal government now requires all schools and companies to list the chemicals used in operations. The chemicals used must be in the format you'll see when you click this link. (FYI staff - This . . .
The K-7 Handbook and Policies can be viewed online by clicking the links below, or a hard copy can be obtained by contacting any school office. K-7 Handbook K-7 Policies
In compliance with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Asbestos Hazard Emergency Response Act, in the fall of 1988, Holland Public Schools had inspections performed in each of the district’s school buildings for asbestos and . . .
Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) was signed into law in December 2015 and is considered the nation's general education law. Our previous federal education law was No Child Left Behind. ESSA will require school . . .
The family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) is a federal law which stipulates the maintenance and disclosure of students’ educational records in public schools. Every parent (or student who is 18 or older) has these . . .
Holland Public Schools has adopted an Integrated Pest Management program. Inherent with this are the district’s efforts to reduce pesticide use as much as possible. While it may . . .