Welcome to Forest Hills Public Schools!
Forest Hills Public Schools is a place where ALL learners achieve their individual potential. We are a school district whose success is rooted in its residents coming together to do what is best for children and their future. Forest Hills continues to set the standards of excellence in education and it is where education transcends classroom boundaries. Excellence happens daily in our classrooms, on our playing fields, on our stages and performance halls, in our community and beyond. Take a closer look at Forest Hills Public Schools, and experience the Forest Hills pride that resonates throughout our schools.
District News and Headlines
Blind Chiropractor, Motivational Speaker Earns Entrepreneur Award
Elizabeth Wisniewski says she feels like she’s had three lifetimes squeezed into her 31 years: her happy Michigan childhood, the dark time between her mother’s death and leaving for college, and her life as it is today.
She is especially at peace in her current incarnation, she said: “Now I know that I am doing exactly what I am meant to do.”
Born and raised in the Forest Hills Public Schools district, she now makes her home in Santa Barbara, Calif., where she goes by Dr. Elizabeth Wisniewski. She is a chiropractor, and co-owner of her practice. She’s also blind.
Online registration for the Forest Hills Public Schools child care program is now open for the 2015-2016 school year. Child care will be available on the first day of school, Tuesday, Sept. 8, at all elementary schools, and Central Woodlands 5/6 School and Northern Trails 5/6 School. Visit fhps.net/child-care to submit registration forms for your child. If you have questions, please call the Child Care office at 493-8787.
The first day of school is Tuesday, Sept. 8. For a copy of the entire school year calendar, click here.
The talented students of Forest Hills Public Schools will present the big, Broadway hit musical “HAIRSPRAY” this week Wednesday-Friday (July 15-17) at 7:30 p.m. (3 p.m. matinee on Friday) at the Forest Hills Fine Arts Center! Tickets are available online at Showtix4u.com or at the FAC Box Office! Check out the promotional video and see what the students have been working on the past four weeks (or 17 rehearsals)!
Forest Hills Northern High School senior, Nathan Legault, recently earned a top composite score of 36 on the ACT test. Nationally, while the actual number of students earning a composite score of 36 varies from year to year, on average, less than one-tenth of 1 percent of students who take the ACT earns the top score. Read more
Two incoming freshmen from Forest Hills Eastern High School were among this year’s top winners at the 2015 Teen Entrepreneur Summer Academy hosted by Grand Valley State University. Out of 32 students, Forest Hills’ Ryan Miller was on the winning team, and Michaela Gheorghiu was on the second place team.