November 21 Home Communicator

November 21 Home Communicator – Celebrating Thanksgiving at our school with the students is very special and always a blessing. Many activities often lead up to Thanksgiving Day and will vary by year and by grade. Food collection drives are often a part of the days leading up to Thanksgiving at both the elementary and middle school …

November 14 Home Communicator

November 14 Home Communicator – Every year at HCS, as in every school in the area, we naturally focus on how we can develop content area knowledge in each of our students.  Each day is filled with math problems, writing strategies, reading, painting, or running.  One of the blessings about being at HCS is that this is …

November 7 Home Communicator

November 7 Home Communicator – “Great is God’s Faithfulness!” Last Friday was Grandparents’ Day at Hudsonville Christian School. Grandparents came from near AND far to spend the day with their grandchildren in the elementary and/or the middle school. It is always amazing how many grandparents are able to join us and we are blessed by their participation. …

October 31 Home Communicator

October 31 Home Communicator – Dear Parents, Grandparents and Special Friends of Hudsonville Christian: The next week is a very special week for our school, as we will be celebrating Grandparents’ Day on Friday, followed by our Foundation Dinner on Monday, November 6.  Both of these events are bathed in the celebration of 100 years of “Telling …

October 24 Home Communicator

October 24 Home Communicator – This past weekend all of our teachers and administrators had the privilege to be a part of the Christian Educators Association Convention (CEA).  This two-day conference brings together professionals in Christian schools from Michigan, Illinois, Indiana, and Wisconsin.  This year’s theme was on “Cultivating Community.”  Many speakers and sectionals celebrated our Christian …

October 17 Home Communicator

October 17 Home Communicator – We often talk about our Christian School community at Hudsonville Christian. When we talk about this community, we often think about children, parents, grandparents and many others around the country who love, support and pray for HCS. This past week I attended the MANS Administrative Conference. MANS is short for Michigan Association …

October 10 Home Communicator

October 10 Home Communicator – ArtPrize and God Art Last week Friday, the middle school students and staff spent a day in downtown Grand Rapids taking in ArtPrize Nine. What a tremendously diverse display of art! What an overwhelming collection of artistic gifts and talents! God has truly blessed many people with creativity and imagination. We had …

October 3 Home Communicator

October 3 Home Communicator –  This is such an exciting time of the year at HCS, with so many opportunities for our school community to come together. My prayer is that we can all come together to unite once again during this year’s Faith Campaign, which is currently underway at HCS. I’ve been doing a bit …

September 26 Home Communicator

September 26 Home Communicator – What a privilege it is to be able to be a part of everything that goes on at Hudsonville Christian.  Living out many roles such as student, teacher, curriculum director, and future parent here at HCS, I am reminded every day of how blessed we are to come to a place …

September 19 Home Communicator

September 19 Home Communicator – As I am sure you are aware, a lot has been happening in the last three years at Hudsonville Christian. If you have been around the buildings at all, you have seen new construction as well as renovation at the elementary campus. Just this past summer, we removed the old Unity gymnasium …