Hispanic Heritage Month

October 20, 2021
Half Day on Thursday | No School on Friday

Students will have a HALF-DAY on Thursday, October 21... and NO SCHOOL on Friday, October 22

October 16, 2021
Hispanic Heritage Month Community Celebration

Thanks to everyone in the Holland Command for celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month with the staff and students of HPS!

October 14, 2021
You're Invited | Hispanic Heritage Month Community Celebration

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with HPS students on Friday, October 15 at the Hope College Football Stadium.

October 13, 2021
Hispanic Heritage Month Community Celebration

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with the students of Holland Public Schools.

  • The Holland Football Los Dutch will host Mona Shores on Friday, October 15.  

Join us for Pre-game activities and a special Halftime Show

September 29, 2021
HPSPodcast 3.4

National Hispanic Heritage Month continues. This week we talk with HLA Principal Iliana Vázquez about how the students and staff are celebrating at Holland Public Schools.

October 14, 2020
Hispanic Heritage Month 2020

We've been celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month with a series of video featuring Hispanic leaders in our community.  Here's a look back at the stories we've heard.

October 13, 2020
Hispanic Heritage Month | Yvette Chiquito

When Yvette saw a need in her community for mental health services, she used her gifts, her education, and her desire to serve her people to provide a service that would not otherwise be available to them.

October 9, 2020
Hispanic Heritage Month | Maria Martinez

Maria is the owner of Taco Fiesta in Holland ad she can make a great Tamale.

October 8, 2020
Hispanic Heritage Month | Ben Aguilera

Ben is a third-generation Chicano. He is the pastor of BLVD Church, the Interim Director of LAUP and is passionate about building community in Holland.

October 6, 2020
Hispanic Heritage Month | Yadah Ramirez

Yadah is a graduate of Holland High School and the University of Michigan. She is also the Programs Director for Latin Americans United for Progress (LAUP).

October 2, 2020
Hispanic Heritage Month | Daniza Palmateer

We're celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month with a series of video featuring Hispanic leaders in our community.

October 1, 2020
Hispanic Heritage Month | Vanessa Gutierrez

Vanessa is the Community Outreach & Inclusion Manager at the Outdoor Discovery Center. It is her goal to improve access to nature for people of color.

September 29, 2020
Hispanic Heritage Month | Abraham Gonzales

Hard work, helping people, and dignity for everyone: the values that brought Abraham Gonzales to the Ottawa County Public Defender's Office.

September 28, 2020
Hispanic Heritage Month |Angela Gonzalez-Urbina

We're celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month with a series of video featuring Hispanic leaders in our community. Angela is a 2nd Grade Teacher at Holland Language Academy and the Dance Instructor at  Ballet Folklorico Sol Azteca.

September 22, 2020
Hispanic Heritage Month | Juanita Bocanegra

We're celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month with a series of video featuring Hispanic leaders in our community.

September 21, 2020
Hispanic Heritage Month | Johnny Garcia

We're celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month with a series of video featuring Hispanic leaders in our community.