Our Mission

"All students will grow intellectually, emotionally and socially while becoming lifelong learners."
 

  • National Blue Ribbon School of Excellence Award
    Bursley Elementary - 2015
    Pinewood Elementary - 2017
  • U.S. News & World Report Best high Schools in America
    2016, 2018
  • Newsweek's Best High Schools in America
    2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2010, 2013,
  • Washington Post's America's Most Challenging High Schools
    2011, 2012, 2013
  • 100 Best Communities in the Nation for Music Education
    2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2006, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012
  • A GRAMMY Foundation Signature School
    2002, 2003, 2004
  • Capturing Kids' Hearts National Schools Showcase Award
    Bauerwood Elementary - 2018

About Us

Calendar

  • 23 Jul
    • Summer Camp at the ECC 6:45 AM to 6:00 PM
      Summer Camp at the ECC
      Jul 23
      6:45 AM to 6:00 PM
      ECC Calendar
      This event has a Google Hangouts video call. Join: https://hangouts.google.com/hangouts/_/jpsonline.org/sstier?hceid=anBzb25saW5lLm9yZ190Y3FzbG8xcjM5YnMydGM4ZGliaHU1YTd2c0Bncm91cC5jYWxlbmRhci5nb29nbGUuY29t.1dubakh0cst4cl5hqgisuvv26i&hs=121
    • GVSU/JPS Summer Camp 8:20 AM to 12:50 PM
      GVSU/JPS Summer Camp
      Jul 23
      8:20 AM to 12:50 PM
      ECC Calendar
      This event has a Google Hangouts video call. Join: https://plus.google.com/hangouts/_/jpsonline.org/gvsu-jps-summer?hceid=anBzb25saW5lLm9yZ190Y3FzbG8xcjM5YnMydGM4ZGliaHU1YTd2c0Bncm91cC5jYWxlbmRhci5nb29nbGUuY29t.2a27d0ovcjhaj827i8bmhlqdl4&hs=121
    • Sideline Cheer at the ECC 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
      Sideline Cheer at the ECC
      Jul 23
      5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
      ECC Calendar
      This event has a Google Hangouts video call. Join: https://hangouts.google.com/hangouts/_/jpsonline.org/sstier?hceid=anBzb25saW5lLm9yZ190Y3FzbG8xcjM5YnMydGM4ZGliaHU1YTd2c0Bncm91cC5jYWxlbmRhci5nb29nbGUuY29t.2ckbaide4gaamenalg3rg888mo&hs=121
  • 24 Jul
    • Summer Camp at the ECC 6:45 AM to 6:00 PM
      Summer Camp at the ECC
      Jul 24
      6:45 AM to 6:00 PM
      ECC Calendar
      This event has a Google Hangouts video call. Join: https://hangouts.google.com/hangouts/_/jpsonline.org/sstier?hceid=anBzb25saW5lLm9yZ190Y3FzbG8xcjM5YnMydGM4ZGliaHU1YTd2c0Bncm91cC5jYWxlbmRhci5nb29nbGUuY29t.1dubakh0cst4cl5hqgisuvv26i&hs=121
    • GVSU/JPS Summer Camp 8:20 AM to 12:50 PM
      GVSU/JPS Summer Camp
      Jul 24
      8:20 AM to 12:50 PM
      ECC Calendar
      This event has a Google Hangouts video call. Join: https://plus.google.com/hangouts/_/jpsonline.org/gvsu-jps-summer?hceid=anBzb25saW5lLm9yZ190Y3FzbG8xcjM5YnMydGM4ZGliaHU1YTd2c0Bncm91cC5jYWxlbmRhci5nb29nbGUuY29t.2a27d0ovcjhaj827i8bmhlqdl4&hs=121
    • Sideline Cheer at the ECC 3:00 PM to 8:30 PM
      Sideline Cheer at the ECC
      Jul 24
      3:00 PM to 8:30 PM
      ECC Calendar
      This event has a Google Hangouts video call. Join: https://hangouts.google.com/hangouts/_/jpsonline.org/sstier?hceid=anBzb25saW5lLm9yZ190Y3FzbG8xcjM5YnMydGM4ZGliaHU1YTd2c0Bncm91cC5jYWxlbmRhci5nb29nbGUuY29t.3kaegm4rvmrr7s6g886rrves32&hs=121
    • Library Check Out 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
      Library Check Out
      Jul 24
      5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
      Bauerwood Calendar
      This event has a Google Hangouts video call. Join: https://hangouts.google.com/hangouts/_/jpsonline.org/ba-master?hceid=anBzb25saW5lLm9yZ183aWFnNDJuN2RhcGo1ZXQ3ZWY2aW9lM2tkc0Bncm91cC5jYWxlbmRhci5nb29nbGUuY29t.6s7bnv2rvk7evl2pd6ioqdbpdt&hs=121
    • Summer Reading Nights 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
      Summer Reading Nights
      Jul 24
      6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
      Bursley Calendar
      This event has a Google Hangouts video call. Join: https://hangouts.google.com/hangouts/_/jpsonline.org/nkikkert?hceid=anBzb25saW5lLm9yZ19zNGk2YjY4dXAwMDE1NDFiOW91a2V0N242MEBncm91cC5jYWxlbmRhci5nb29nbGUuY29t.03b5ul0qdcho4q43to64l4pqqp&hs=121
    • Summer Library Hours 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
      Summer Library Hours
      Jul 24
      6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
      Sandy Hill Calendar
      This event has a Google Hangouts video call. Join: https://hangouts.google.com/hangouts/_/jpsonline.org/lviekman?hceid=anBzb25saW5lLm9yZ19rc3ZrYnJqMXI3azNndTNoMGgyaWhlY21qY0Bncm91cC5jYWxlbmRhci5nb29nbGUuY29t.3o6vp6iuc6o6iul0tudrdrvi6d&hs=121
  • 25 Jul
    • Summer Camp at the ECC 6:45 AM to 6:00 PM
      Summer Camp at the ECC
      Jul 25
      6:45 AM to 6:00 PM
      ECC Calendar
      This event has a Google Hangouts video call. Join: https://hangouts.google.com/hangouts/_/jpsonline.org/sstier?hceid=anBzb25saW5lLm9yZ190Y3FzbG8xcjM5YnMydGM4ZGliaHU1YTd2c0Bncm91cC5jYWxlbmRhci5nb29nbGUuY29t.1dubakh0cst4cl5hqgisuvv26i&hs=121
    • GVSU/JPS Summer Camp 8:20 AM to 12:50 PM
      GVSU/JPS Summer Camp
      Jul 25
      8:20 AM to 12:50 PM
      ECC Calendar
      This event has a Google Hangouts video call. Join: https://plus.google.com/hangouts/_/jpsonline.org/gvsu-jps-summer?hceid=anBzb25saW5lLm9yZ190Y3FzbG8xcjM5YnMydGM4ZGliaHU1YTd2c0Bncm91cC5jYWxlbmRhci5nb29nbGUuY29t.2a27d0ovcjhaj827i8bmhlqdl4&hs=121
    • Sideline Cheer at the ECC 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
      Sideline Cheer at the ECC
      Jul 25
      4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
      ECC Calendar
      This event has a Google Hangouts video call. Join: https://hangouts.google.com/hangouts/_/jpsonline.org/sstier?hceid=anBzb25saW5lLm9yZ190Y3FzbG8xcjM5YnMydGM4ZGliaHU1YTd2c0Bncm91cC5jYWxlbmRhci5nb29nbGUuY29t.3qnivo6iobaa0c8tl2trp6b0gk&hs=121
  • 26 Jul
    • Summer Camp at the ECC 6:45 AM to 6:00 PM
      Summer Camp at the ECC
      Jul 26
      6:45 AM to 6:00 PM
      ECC Calendar
      This event has a Google Hangouts video call. Join: https://hangouts.google.com/hangouts/_/jpsonline.org/sstier?hceid=anBzb25saW5lLm9yZ190Y3FzbG8xcjM5YnMydGM4ZGliaHU1YTd2c0Bncm91cC5jYWxlbmRhci5nb29nbGUuY29t.1dubakh0cst4cl5hqgisuvv26i&hs=121
    • GVSU/JPS Summer Camp 8:20 AM to 12:50 PM
      GVSU/JPS Summer Camp
      Jul 26
      8:20 AM to 12:50 PM
      ECC Calendar
      This event has a Google Hangouts video call. Join: https://plus.google.com/hangouts/_/jpsonline.org/gvsu-jps-summer?hceid=anBzb25saW5lLm9yZ190Y3FzbG8xcjM5YnMydGM4ZGliaHU1YTd2c0Bncm91cC5jYWxlbmRhci5nb29nbGUuY29t.2a27d0ovcjhaj827i8bmhlqdl4&hs=121
    • Sideline Cheer at the ECC 2:30 PM to 8:30 PM
      Sideline Cheer at the ECC
      Jul 26
      2:30 PM to 8:30 PM
      ECC Calendar
      This event has a Google Hangouts video call. Join: https://hangouts.google.com/hangouts/_/jpsonline.org/sstier?hceid=anBzb25saW5lLm9yZ190Y3FzbG8xcjM5YnMydGM4ZGliaHU1YTd2c0Bncm91cC5jYWxlbmRhci5nb29nbGUuY29t.3mvme104u0fgjtdvvmtf5s91q3&hs=121
    • Pinewood Library Open 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
      Pinewood Library Open
      Jul 26
      4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
      Pinewood Calendar
      This event has a Google Hangouts video call. Join: https://hangouts.google.com/hangouts/_/jpsonline.org/pinewood?hceid=anBzb25saW5lLm9yZ18zdWlvOXA4Zzd2Z2U5c2o4dmxwbTJ1c2Zzc0Bncm91cC5jYWxlbmRhci5nb29nbGUuY29t.20cvcdna73nqjjf9e21822g3s6&hs=121
  • 27 Jul
    • GVSU/JPS Summer Camp Field Trip
      Jul 27
      ECC Calendar
      This event has a Google Hangouts video call. Join: https://plus.google.com/hangouts/_/jpsonline.org/gvsu-jps-summer?hceid=anBzb25saW5lLm9yZ190Y3FzbG8xcjM5YnMydGM4ZGliaHU1YTd2c0Bncm91cC5jYWxlbmRhci5nb29nbGUuY29t.5r9h743dbmqpcgiaosmqj2ml60&hs=121
    • JIA Offices Closed
      Jul 27
      JIA Calendar
      This event has a Google Hangouts video call. Join: https://hangouts.google.com/hangouts/_/jpsonline.org/jia-offices?hceid=anBzb25saW5lLm9yZ18xb21nOTMxdGxwa2Fua2w2Z2loZWpqMDgwY0Bncm91cC5jYWxlbmRhci5nb29nbGUuY29t.046icq26q8pn2rh7atlo8qs2re&hs=121
    • Summer Camp at the ECC 6:45 AM to 6:00 PM
      Summer Camp at the ECC
      Jul 27
      6:45 AM to 6:00 PM
      ECC Calendar
      This event has a Google Hangouts video call. Join: https://hangouts.google.com/hangouts/_/jpsonline.org/sstier?hceid=anBzb25saW5lLm9yZ190Y3FzbG8xcjM5YnMydGM4ZGliaHU1YTd2c0Bncm91cC5jYWxlbmRhci5nb29nbGUuY29t.1dubakh0cst4cl5hqgisuvv26i&hs=121
  • 30 Jul
    • Summer Camp at the ECC 6:45 AM to 6:00 PM
      Summer Camp at the ECC
      Jul 30
      6:45 AM to 6:00 PM
      ECC Calendar
      This event has a Google Hangouts video call. Join: https://hangouts.google.com/hangouts/_/jpsonline.org/sstier?hceid=anBzb25saW5lLm9yZ190Y3FzbG8xcjM5YnMydGM4ZGliaHU1YTd2c0Bncm91cC5jYWxlbmRhci5nb29nbGUuY29t.1dubakh0cst4cl5hqgisuvv26i&hs=121
    • GVSU/JPS Summer Camp 8:20 AM to 12:50 PM
      GVSU/JPS Summer Camp
      Jul 30
      8:20 AM to 12:50 PM
      ECC Calendar
      This event has a Google Hangouts video call. Join: https://plus.google.com/hangouts/_/jpsonline.org/gvsu-jps-summer?hceid=anBzb25saW5lLm9yZ190Y3FzbG8xcjM5YnMydGM4ZGliaHU1YTd2c0Bncm91cC5jYWxlbmRhci5nb29nbGUuY29t.2a27d0ovcjhaj827i8bmhlqdl4&hs=121
    • Sideline Cheer at the ECC 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
      Sideline Cheer at the ECC
      Jul 30
      5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
      ECC Calendar
      This event has a Google Hangouts video call. Join: https://hangouts.google.com/hangouts/_/jpsonline.org/sstier?hceid=anBzb25saW5lLm9yZ190Y3FzbG8xcjM5YnMydGM4ZGliaHU1YTd2c0Bncm91cC5jYWxlbmRhci5nb29nbGUuY29t.2ckbaide4gaamenalg3rg888mo&hs=121
  • 31 Jul
    • Summer Camp at the ECC 6:45 AM to 6:00 PM
      Summer Camp at the ECC
      Jul 31
      6:45 AM to 6:00 PM
      ECC Calendar
      This event has a Google Hangouts video call. Join: https://hangouts.google.com/hangouts/_/jpsonline.org/sstier?hceid=anBzb25saW5lLm9yZ190Y3FzbG8xcjM5YnMydGM4ZGliaHU1YTd2c0Bncm91cC5jYWxlbmRhci5nb29nbGUuY29t.1dubakh0cst4cl5hqgisuvv26i&hs=121
    • GVSU/JPS Summer Camp 8:20 AM to 12:50 PM
      GVSU/JPS Summer Camp
      Jul 31
      8:20 AM to 12:50 PM
      ECC Calendar
      This event has a Google Hangouts video call. Join: https://plus.google.com/hangouts/_/jpsonline.org/gvsu-jps-summer?hceid=anBzb25saW5lLm9yZ190Y3FzbG8xcjM5YnMydGM4ZGliaHU1YTd2c0Bncm91cC5jYWxlbmRhci5nb29nbGUuY29t.2a27d0ovcjhaj827i8bmhlqdl4&hs=121
    • Sideline Cheer practice at the ECC
      Jul 31
      3:00 PM to 8:30 PM
      ECC Calendar
      This event has a Google Hangouts video call. Join: https://hangouts.google.com/hangouts/_/jpsonline.org/sstier?hceid=anBzb25saW5lLm9yZ190Y3FzbG8xcjM5YnMydGM4ZGliaHU1YTd2c0Bncm91cC5jYWxlbmRhci5nb29nbGUuY29t.52vmupcs72c50h3v1hf5bnmca2&hs=121
    • Library Check Out 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
      Library Check Out
      Jul 31
      5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
      Bauerwood Calendar
      This event has a Google Hangouts video call. Join: https://hangouts.google.com/hangouts/_/jpsonline.org/ba-master?hceid=anBzb25saW5lLm9yZ183aWFnNDJuN2RhcGo1ZXQ3ZWY2aW9lM2tkc0Bncm91cC5jYWxlbmRhci5nb29nbGUuY29t.6s7bnv2rvk7evl2pd6ioqdbpdt&hs=121
    • Summer Reading Nights 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
      Summer Reading Nights
      Jul 31
      6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
      Bursley Calendar
      This event has a Google Hangouts video call. Join: https://hangouts.google.com/hangouts/_/jpsonline.org/nkikkert?hceid=anBzb25saW5lLm9yZ19zNGk2YjY4dXAwMDE1NDFiOW91a2V0N242MEBncm91cC5jYWxlbmRhci5nb29nbGUuY29t.03b5ul0qdcho4q43to64l4pqqp&hs=121
    • Summer Library Hours 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
      Summer Library Hours
      Jul 31
      6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
      Sandy Hill Calendar
      This event has a Google Hangouts video call. Join: https://hangouts.google.com/hangouts/_/jpsonline.org/lviekman?hceid=anBzb25saW5lLm9yZ19rc3ZrYnJqMXI3azNndTNoMGgyaWhlY21qY0Bncm91cC5jYWxlbmRhci5nb29nbGUuY29t.27eo7hqd90eqofa6r4lu954pi5&hs=121
  • 1 Aug
    • Summer Camp at the ECC 6:45 AM to 6:00 PM
      Summer Camp at the ECC
      Aug 1
      6:45 AM to 6:00 PM
      ECC Calendar
      This event has a Google Hangouts video call. Join: https://hangouts.google.com/hangouts/_/jpsonline.org/sstier?hceid=anBzb25saW5lLm9yZ190Y3FzbG8xcjM5YnMydGM4ZGliaHU1YTd2c0Bncm91cC5jYWxlbmRhci5nb29nbGUuY29t.1dubakh0cst4cl5hqgisuvv26i&hs=121
    • GVSU/JPS Summer Camp 8:20 AM to 12:50 PM
      GVSU/JPS Summer Camp
      Aug 1
      8:20 AM to 12:50 PM
      ECC Calendar
      This event has a Google Hangouts video call. Join: https://plus.google.com/hangouts/_/jpsonline.org/gvsu-jps-summer?hceid=anBzb25saW5lLm9yZ190Y3FzbG8xcjM5YnMydGM4ZGliaHU1YTd2c0Bncm91cC5jYWxlbmRhci5nb29nbGUuY29t.2a27d0ovcjhaj827i8bmhlqdl4&hs=121

Spotlights

Jenison Community Education
Summer 2018 Programs & Athletic Camps


Registration is now available for Jenison Community Education Summer 2018 Programs and Athletic Camps!  Please click here for the complete booklet.  For online registration, please go to this link: http://recpro.jpsonline.org/.

Registration is also available for adult yoga classes that begin in June!  Click here for information or use the above link for online registration.

If you need assistance, please call 616.457.6110 or visit the Community Education Office at Jenison Center for the Arts, 2140 Bauer Road (corner of 20th & Bauer, enter from Bauer).  Community Ed. office hours through June 15 are 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Monday thru Friday.  Summer office hours begin June 18 and are 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Monday thru Friday.

Jenison News

POSTED FRIDAY, JULY 20, 2018 AT 10:30 A.M.

 

PLEASE BE ADVISED

 

A special meeting of the Jenison Public Schools Board of Education has been called for Monday, July 23, 2018, at 7:45 P.M. in the Jenison Center for the Arts boardroom.

 

The purpose of this meeting is to seek approval for additional funding needed to complete the elementary gym floor replacement project because of unforeseen issues that were discovered with the removal of the existing floors.

 

Posted by Thomas TenBrink

Superintendent

Jenison Public Schools.

 

 

Bus Drivers Wanted Ad

Congratulations JHS! 

Jenison High School has again been named by US News and World Report as one of the “Best High Schools” in America! 


 

Elementary Start/End Times:

8:45 - First Bell
3:41 - School Dismissed

Junior/Senior High Start/End Times:

8:00 - 1st Hour 
2:43 - School Dismissed

Before and After School Care

PDF Document2018-2019 Before and After School Care Registration Forms for TK-6th graders are available here.


 

Parent Bus Tracking System

JPS parents can now find out exactly where their child's school bus is on the route and estimated time of arrival to their stop.   In order to do this, each parent must follow these steps;

  1. Register - Register for the Tracking System
  2. Log In - After you have completed the Registration process you can Log in and track your child's bus!

EDULOGClick the Icon to track your child's bus