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2013 GLI Kickoff Video

February 16, 2015

The GLI Kickoff Video from 2013 is now available to stream on the FHPS YouTube Channel

Special thanks to Ted Czarnecki for creating this video

New Institute for Healing Racism Session

February 16, 2015

We are now accepting enrollments for the Institute for Healing Racism for April 30th – May1st.  This two-day session will be last offering for this school year.  Please contact Dawn McDonald at dmcdonald@fhps.net for enrollment information.

FHPS American Sign Language Class Signs National Anthem at Griffins Game

February 11, 2015

Last Friday, all three Forest Hills high school American Sign Language classes signed the “National Anthem” at the Grand Rapids Griffins’ Game while the Wyoming High School choir sang.  Congratulations on a job well done.

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FHE presents "The Music Man," Feb. 19-21

February 10, 2015

FHE’s “The Music Man”:  February 19 – 21, 7:30 p.m.; February 21, 3 p.m.; Forest Hills Fine Arts Center.  Advance tickets are $9.50 for adults, $7.50 for students 18 and younger. At the door, adult tickets are $10 and student tickets are $8.

Order your tickets online NOW

To read more about the upcoming production and the new theater director, click here.

Forest Hills French Carnaval a Hit

February 10, 2015

Last weekend the Forest Hills Public Schools French teachers organized the first annual Carnaval de Forest Hills. This fun event was based on the Quebec Winter Carnaval.  Activities included  crafts, singing, dancing, relay races, games in the snow, a photo booth and French food.  Click here to read more about the fun event.

Families: Log into PowerSchool Today to Set Your SchoolMessenger Preferences

January 29, 2015

In December, we successfully tested our new communication system with SchoolMessenger. The next step is for our students’ families to CUSTOMIZE how you receive important information from your school district, via text, phone or email notification(s). You must set up your preferences or you’ll automatically receive phone call messages.  Please note, that when you update your preferences, it doesn’t mean that you will immediately start receiving SchoolMessenger messages. We will allow FHPS families ample time to set up their preferences before sending out SchoolMessenger notifications.

Click here for instructions on how to set your preferences.

In addition, you can also receive urgent alerts and other important information via SMS text messaging. In order to participate, you must indicate your willingness to receive text messages to your wireless device. Simply text “YES” to the number 68453. You’ll know you were successful if you receive a reply message. Please note, that although this is a provided service, Forest Hills Public Schools is not responsible for any text message charges that you may incur by opting in to this service. Please check with your wireless provider.

Click here for additional information about the text messaging option.

A page on this website is also devoted to this new communication tool. Click here to be directed to our SchoolMessenger page.

Now Serving Breakfast at Northern High School!

January 28, 2015

We are now serving breakfast at Northern High School.  Come visit us for a variety of breakfast specials including HOT breakfasts!  If you qualify for Free or Reduced lunch you also qualify for Free or Reduced breakfast!  Come Join us and have a great start to your day!

Families: Tell Us What You Think of Your School(s)

January 28, 2015

We value your input!  If you haven’t done so, please take the 2015 School Survey of Families.  Click here to take the survey: http://www.k12insight.com/FHPSFamilySurvey. This survey asks for your feedback on many aspects of instruction that make your child’s school a great place to learn, grow and thrive. The survey should take no more than 15 minutes and will be open until Feb. 5.