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HPS Podcast 4.2

This week, we talk with students, teachers, principals, and parents about what has them excited as we start a new school year!

Bus Route Information

Bus route information is available for all students on your Parent Portal account

For students with a delayed start time on Wednesday (Grades 7, 8, 10, 11, and 12), please be at your bus stop 45-minutes prior to the start of the school day:

  • HMS students be at Bus Stop at 11:30am
  • HHS students be at Bus Stop at 11:45am

First Day of School Schedule: Smart Start

On Wednesday, August 24, students will have the following schedule:

  • K-5th Grade: 8:30am-3:36pm
  • 6th Grade: 7:30-10:35am
  • 7th and 8th Grade: 12:15-2:42pm
  • 9th Grade: 7:45-10:50am
  • 10th-12th Grade: 12:30-2:55pm

Free lunch for all students comes to an end.

Good news and bad news in the school lunchrooms for 2022-23.

  • Good: Breakfast and Lunch will be served int he Cafeteria!
  • Bad: Beginning this year, students will once again be charged for school lunch.
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HLA Back-to-school Message

Volunteer at HPS Schools

We love when parents or guardians get involved! Make sure to fill out the district volunteer form (once each school year). 

Welcome to West 2022/23!

Welcome back to West Elementary!  We are excited to see all of you as we begin the new 2022/2023 school year.  There are a few things we want you to be aware of before we start. So, please make sure to read over the following information carefully.

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HPSPodcast 4.1

As everyone gets ready for the first day of school (Wednesday August 24), we talk with Superintendent Nick Cassidy in the first episode of season 4 for the HPSPodcast!

Jefferson Back to School Information

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Students entering Holland High

Welcome Back, Holland High School!

We are excited to welcome you to the 2022-2023 school year!   Here’s everything you need to know about back to school, and more! 

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Transportation Requests

HPS Families who need transportation to and/or from school need to request bussing from the Transportation Department.

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K-5 | School Supply Lists

2022-23 School Hours

The first day of school is Wednesday, August 24!

JEFFERSON | HLA | HOLLAND HEIGHTS | WEST

  • Full Day | 8:30am - 3:36pm
  • Half Day | 8:30am - 11:35am

HOLLAND MIDDLE SCHOOL

  • Full Day | 7:30am-2:42pm
  • Half Day | 7:30-10:35am

HOLLAND HIGH SCHOOL

  • Full Day | 7:45am-2:55pm
  • Half Day | 7:45-10:50am

Welcome Back Red Note

WELCOME BACK!  Here's what you need to know for the first day of school on Wednesday, August 24.

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Holland Heights Back to School Information

Welcome back to Holland Heights for the 22-23 school year.  We are excited to see all of you as we begin the new school year.  There are a few things I want you to be aware of before we start. So, please make sure to read over the following information carefully.

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Check your Mailbox!

Did you get the Summer Mailing in your mailbox this week?

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The first day of school is Wednesday, August 24!

JEFFERSON | HLA | HOLLAND HEIGHTS | WEST

  • Full Day | 8:30am - 3:36pm
  • Half Day | 8:30am - 11:35am

HOLLAND MIDDLE SCHOOL

  • Full Day | 7:30am-2:42pm
  • Half Day | 7:30-10:35am

HOLLAND HIGH SCHOOL

  • Full Day | 7:45am-2:55pm
  • Half Day | 7:45-10:50am
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  • 17 December
    • HHS Performing Arts Holiday Collage Concert
      Date: Dec 17
      Time: 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
      Location: Jack H. Miller Center for Musical Arts, 221 Columbia Ave, Holland, MI 49423, USA
      Calendar: District Calendar
      Holiday music from Holland high School Bands, Orchestra and Choirs. $5 Admission / Cash at the Door OR order your tickets at: https://hollandhighmusic.ludus.com/index.php masks will be required.
  • 19 December
    • OCSN Mobile Food Pantry 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
      OCSN Mobile Food Pantry
      Date: Dec 19
      Time: 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
      Location: Holland High School, 320 W 24th St, Holland, MI 49423, USA - Parking Lot #1
      Calendar: District Calendar
      These events are open to the public and anyone who is in need can attend. Please contact Lauren Gray (lgray@hollandpublicschools.org) or Caity Deboard (cdeboard@hollandpublicschools.org) for more information.


      Drive past the Holland Public Schools Administration building heading west.
      You will see a sign for Student Parking Lot #1 on the left side of west 24th St.
  • 21 December
    • Half Day - All Students 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM
      Half Day - All Students
      Date: Dec 21
      Time: 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM
      Calendar: District Calendar
  • 22 December
    thru January 4
    • Holiday Break
      Date: Dec 22 - Jan 4
      Calendar: District Calendar
  • 13 January
  • 16 January
    • NO School
      Date: Jan 16
      Calendar: District Calendar
  • 23 January
    • OCSN Mobile Food Pantry 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
      OCSN Mobile Food Pantry
      Date: Jan 23
      Time: 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
      Location: Holland High School, 600 Van Raalte Ave, Holland, MI 49423, USA - Parking Lot 1
      Calendar: District Calendar
      These events are open to the public and anyone who is in need can attend. Please contact Lauren Gray (lgray@hollandpublicschools.org) or Caity Deboard (cdeboard@hollandpublicschools.org) for more information.
    • OCSN Mobile Food Pantry 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
      OCSN Mobile Food Pantry
      Date: Jan 23
      Time: 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
      Location: Holland High School, 600 Van Raalte Ave, Holland, MI 49423, USA - Parking Lot 1
      Calendar: District Calendar
      These events are open to the public and anyone who is in need can attend. Please contact Lauren Gray (lgray@hollandpublicschools.org) or Caity Deboard (cdeboard@hollandpublicschools.org) for more information.
  • 13 February
  • 15 February
  • 16 February
    • HLA Kindergarten Enrollment Open House
      Date: Feb 16
      Time: 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
      Location: HLA
      Calendar: District Calendar
    • JEF Kindergarten Enrollment Open House
      Date: Feb 16
      Time: 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
      Location: Jefferson School 282 W 30th St, Holland, MI 49423, United States
      Calendar: District Calendar
    • 8th Grade Enrollment Info Night
      Date: Feb 16
      Time: 6:00 PM to 6:45 PM
      Location: HHS PAC
      Calendar: District Calendar
      Meeting will be held in the Holland High School Performing Arts Auditorium.
    • Junior Parent Night 7:15 PM to 8:00 PM
      Junior Parent Night
      Date: Feb 16
      Time: 7:15 PM to 8:00 PM
      Calendar: District Calendar
      Meeting will be held in the Holland High School Performing Arts Auditorium
  • 21 February
  • 23 February
  • 24 February
    thru February 27
    • MidWinter Break
      Date: Feb 24 - Feb 27
      Calendar: District Calendar
  • 27 February
    • OCSN Mobile Food Pantry 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
      OCSN Mobile Food Pantry
      Date: Feb 27
      Time: 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
      Location: Holland High School, 600 Van Raalte Ave, Holland, MI 49423, USA - Parking Lot 1
      Calendar: District Calendar
      These events are open to the public and anyone who is in need can attend. Please contact Lauren Gray (lgray@hollandpublicschools.org) or Caity Deboard (cdeboard@hollandpublicschools.org) for more information.
    • OCSN Mobile Food Pantry 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
      OCSN Mobile Food Pantry
      Date: Feb 27
      Time: 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
      Location: Holland High School, 600 Van Raalte Ave, Holland, MI 49423, USA - Parking Lot 1
      Calendar: District Calendar
      These events are open to the public and anyone who is in need can attend. Please contact Lauren Gray (lgray@hollandpublicschools.org) or Caity Deboard (cdeboard@hollandpublicschools.org) for more information.
  • 2 March
  • 7 March
  • 9 March
  • 10 March