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

  • 15 Aug
    • Jenison High School TEN B V Away Forest Hills Northern Quad
      Aug 15
      8:30 AM
      3801 Leonard Street Grand Rapids, MI 49525
      High School Athletics Calendar
      Facility: Forest Hills Northern HS Visit https://jenisonhighschool.bigteams.com/main/event/eventid/68337600 for more information!
    • Jenison High School FB B V Away Byron Center Scrimmage
      Aug 15
      10:00 AM
      8500 Burlingame Ave. SW Byron Center, MI 49428
      High School Athletics Calendar
      Facility: Byron Center HS Visit https://jenisonhighschool.bigteams.com/main/event/eventid/69566169 for more information!
    • Jenison High School SOC B JV Away West Ottawa HS
      Aug 15
      5:00 PM
      High School Athletics Calendar
      Visit https://jenisonhighschool.bigteams.com/main/event/eventid/68263509 for more information!
    • Jenison High School VB G V Away Rockford scrimmage
      Aug 15
      5:30 PM
      4100 Kroes Rockford, MI 49341
      High School Athletics Calendar
      Facility: Rockford HS Visit https://jenisonhighschool.bigteams.com/main/event/eventid/68315898 for more information!
    • Jenison High School SOC B V Away West Ottawa HS
      Aug 15
      6:00 PM
      High School Athletics Calendar
      Visit https://jenisonhighschool.bigteams.com/main/event/eventid/70195624 for more information!
    • Ribbon Cutting 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM
      Ribbon Cutting
      Aug 15
      6:30 PM to 9:00 PM
      ECC Calendar
      This event has a Google Hangouts video call. Join: https://hangouts.google.com/hangouts/_/jpsonline.org/lwesterv?hceid=bHdlc3RlcnZAanBzb25saW5lLm9yZw.1ddmi8eu76u5b2ep96b46d9oag&hs=121
    • Ribbon Cutting Ceremony & Open House @ Kids First
      Aug 15
      6:45 PM to 7:45 PM
      Bursley Calendar
      This event has a Google Hangouts video call. Join: https://hangouts.google.com/hangouts/_/jpsonline.org/nkikkert?hceid=bmtpa2tlcnRAanBzb25saW5lLm9yZw.707o6osk68rtilv62ohk9rdvik&hs=121
    • Kids First Ribbon Cutting & Open House
      Aug 15
      6:45 PM to 8:00 PM
      Kids First
      Rosewood Calendar
      Ribbon Cutting at 6:45 Community Open House at 7:00 This event has a Google Hangouts video call. Join: https://hangouts.google.com/hangouts/_/jpsonline.org/kids-first?hceid=anBzb25saW5lLm9yZ183bzk3NzNiZmRpbDEydXB2bzJqcWc1aWE4MEBncm91cC5jYWxlbmRhci5nb29nbGUuY29t.33u28e83u53c5qpj7ods0dk4a9&hs=121
  • 16 Aug
    • Jenison High School TEN B V Home Jenison Quad
      Aug 16
      8:30 AM
      High School Athletics Calendar
      Facility: Tennis Courts Visit https://jenisonhighschool.bigteams.com/main/event/eventid/67804015 for more information!
    • Senior Orientation 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM
      Senior Orientation
      Aug 16
      9:30 AM to 12:30 PM
      High School Calendar
      Pictures may be taken as early as 9:30. Senior meeting in the High School Auditorium starts at 11:00.
    • Jenison High School FB B F Away Rockford Scrimmage
      Aug 16
      10:30 AM
      4100 Kroes Rockford, MI 49341
      High School Athletics Calendar
      Facility: Rockford HS Visit https://jenisonhighschool.bigteams.com/main/event/eventid/69566245 for more information!
    • Jenison High School FB B JV Away Rockford Scrimmage
      Aug 16
      10:30 AM
      4100 Kroes Rockford, MI 49341
      High School Athletics Calendar
      Facility: Rockford HS Visit https://jenisonhighschool.bigteams.com/main/event/eventid/69566197 for more information!
    • Jenison High School TEN B JV Home Lowell High School
      Aug 16
      4:00 PM
      High School Athletics Calendar
      Facility: Tennis Courts Visit https://jenisonhighschool.bigteams.com/main/event/eventid/68338041 for more information!
    • Pinewood Library Open 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
      Pinewood Library Open
      Aug 16
      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
    • Playground Popsicle Party 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
      Playground Popsicle Party
      Aug 16
      6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
      Pinewood Calendar
  • 17 Aug
    • Time: TBA -Jenison High School WP B JV Home Jenison Invitational
      Aug 17
      12:00 AM
      2140 Bauer Road Jenison, MI 49428
      High School Athletics Calendar
      Facility: Dresslar Aquatics Center Visit https://jenisonhighschool.bigteams.com/main/event/eventid/69967463 for more information!
    • Jenison High School VB G F Away Zeeland East Quad
      Aug 17
      8:30 AM
      3333 96th Avenue Zeeland, MI 49464
      High School Athletics Calendar
      Facility: Zeeland East HS Visit https://jenisonhighschool.bigteams.com/main/event/eventid/67805921 for more information!
    • Jenison High School GLF G V Home Jenison Invite
      Aug 17
      9:00 AM
      4645 W Campus Dr Allendale , MI 49401
      High School Athletics Calendar
      Facility: The Meadows Visit https://jenisonhighschool.bigteams.com/main/event/eventid/67638921 for more information!
    • Jenison High School TEN B JV Away Caledonia Invite
      Aug 17
      9:00 AM
      9050 Kraft Ave. Caledonia , MI 49316
      High School Athletics Calendar
      Facility: Caledonia HS Visit https://jenisonhighschool.bigteams.com/main/event/eventid/68338036 for more information!
    • Jenison High School XC B V Away Unity Christian Invite
      Aug 17
      9:00 AM
      High School Athletics Calendar
      Facility: 48th Ave. Complex Visit https://jenisonhighschool.bigteams.com/main/event/eventid/67359334 for more information!
  • 18 Aug
    • Time: TBA -Jenison High School WP B JV Home Jenison Invitational
      Aug 18
      12:00 AM
      2140 Bauer Road Jenison, MI 49428
      High School Athletics Calendar
      Facility: Dresslar Aquatics Center Visit https://jenisonhighschool.bigteams.com/main/event/eventid/69967466 for more information!
    • Jenison High School VB G V Away Lakeshore Classic Volleyball Invite @ Grand Haven
      Aug 18
      8:30 AM
      17001 Ferris Street Grand Haven, MI 49417
      High School Athletics Calendar
      Facility: Grand Haven HS Visit https://jenisonhighschool.bigteams.com/main/event/eventid/68315896 for more information!
    • Jenison High School VB G JV Away Coopersville Invite
      Aug 18
      9:00 AM
      198 East Street Coopersville, MI 49404
      High School Athletics Calendar
      Facility: Coopersville HS Visit https://jenisonhighschool.bigteams.com/main/event/eventid/69090537 for more information!
    • Jenison High School SOC B V Away Scotland Yards Tournament
      Aug 18
      10:00 AM
      9050 Kraft Ave. Caledonia , MI 49316
      High School Athletics Calendar
      Facility: Caledonia HS Visit https://jenisonhighschool.bigteams.com/main/event/eventid/68263501 for more information!
  • 20 Aug
    • Jenison High School GLF G V Away Forest Hills Central Ranger Invite
      Aug 20
      8:30 AM
      4645 W Campus Dr Allendale , MI 49401
      High School Athletics Calendar
      Facility: The Meadows Visit https://jenisonhighschool.bigteams.com/main/event/eventid/70254650 for more information!
    • Jenison High School TEN B JV Home Jenison JV Tournament
      Aug 20
      8:30 AM
      High School Athletics Calendar
      Facility: Tennis Courts Visit https://jenisonhighschool.bigteams.com/main/event/eventid/67804011 for more information!
    • Junior Orientation 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM
      Junior Orientation
      Aug 20
      9:30 AM to 12:30 PM
      High School Calendar
      Pictures may be taken as early as 9:30Junior meeting in the High School Auditorium starts at 11:00.
    • 8th Grade Orientation 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
      8th Grade Orientation
      Aug 20
      1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
      Junior High Calendar
    • Jenison High School GLF G JV Home Hamilton Community Schools
      Aug 20
      3:00 PM
      4645 W Campus Dr Allendale , MI 49401
      High School Athletics Calendar
      Facility: The Meadows Visit https://jenisonhighschool.bigteams.com/main/event/eventid/68263331 for more information!
    • Jenison High School XC B V Away Cardinal Invite
      Aug 20
      5:00 PM
      16 N. Quarterline rd. Muskegon, MI
      High School Athletics Calendar
      Facility: Orchard View Visit https://jenisonhighschool.bigteams.com/main/event/eventid/67359338 for more information!

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

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