February 2021


Stay Tuned for the February Seniors of the Month


Semester 1 Grades have been finalized  and can be viewed in PowerSchool!


REMINDER: High school doors are accessible with student key cards beginning at 7:30 am.  Due to COVID restrictions we ask that students not arrive before that time.  If you have an extenuating circumstance, please contact the main office.  Those students with a zero hour have access beginning at 6:45 am.  

indexCalling IN a Student

  • If your student is ill, or coming in late,
    • BEFORE 8am, call 457.3400, press 1 for attendance
    • If Mrs. Schaaf doesn’t answer please leave a message with
      • Student’s name – with the spelling of the last name
      • Grade
      • Reason for your student’s absence including symptoms
      • Your relation to the student
    • If your student arrives at school late, they will need to sign in at the main office.
    • If your student has an appointment during the school day, please remember to provide the school with a medical excuse to medically clear the absence.  

Calling OUT a Student

  • If your student needs to leave school during the day,
    • AT LEAST 2 HOURS PRIOR to the time you need your student released, call 457.3400, press 1 for attendance. 
    • If Mrs. Schaaf doesn’t answer, please leave a message with
      • Student’s name – with the the spelling of the last name
      • Grade
      • Time your student needs to be released
      • The reason the student is leaving & whether or not they’re returning to school that day
    • Before leaving school, your student will need to sign out in the main office.
    • All calls to dismiss your student for an appointment need to be in BEFORE 12pm.  

Pre-Arranged Absences 3 or More Days

  • Blue pre-arranged permission forms can be picked up from Mrs. Schaaf in the main office.
  • These forms are for planned absences of 3 or more days due to surgery, vacation, out of town travel, etc.  
  • Completed forms need to be returned to the main office 5 school days PRIOR to pre-arranged absence start date.


If you change your email address or phone number, please contact Beth at bvendal@jpsonline.org or extension 3358.  We want to be sure to have the most current information possible.  If you have an address change, contact Lorri Gierman at lgierman@jpsonline.org


The Jenison HS Aquatics Center is open for early morning exercise on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, and Saturdays: 5:30am-6:20am, 6:30am-7:20am, and a third time on Saturdays 7:30am-8:20am. Sign up is through a lane reservation system which can be found at www.jenisonaquatics.org.


A few links to pass along –>
1.  Senior Photo Upload Link Here –> due January 31, 2021
2.  2020-2021 Photo Participation (sharing) –> thank you to those that have shared.  Students and parents, we would love your photos during this virtual time!
***Currently, we would love to use photos that are represented around these themes/ideas during virtual learning: where you really want to be (change your background to make it ‘real’), cozy pic in your comfies, best pic with your best friend, binge day (food, beverage, Netflix, YouTube, etc.), your best Flannel Foto, beach day (can you change your background too?!), and holiday hat and/or sweater attire. 
***Secondly, photos of ways you relax (summer, fall, or winter) –> activities, locations, events, etc. would be great too!
3.  Order your 2021 Yearbook Here 
4.  Seniors and/or Parents –> order your Senior Recognition Ad Here
Questions?  Please connect with Chris Formsma –> cformsma@jpsonline.org



Spring Testing Dates Spring 2021

Tuesday, April 13    SAT w/ Essay and PSAT 10

Wednesday, April 14     ACT WorkKeys and PSAT 8/9

Thursday and Friday, April 15 and April 16    M-Step Testing 

Senior Getaway Registration Form

Jenison Hudsonville Food Service is Hiring!!

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