April 16 Home Communicator

April 16 Home Communicator -Growing up, I can remember attending Easter church services in all kinds of weather.  I remember the sunrise services on the shores of Lake Michigan wearing shorts.  I remember too an Easter Service cancelled because of a snowstorm. Because of the huge swing in the calendar date of Easter, I think many do …

April 9 Home Communicator

April 9 Home Communicator - STEM Week was a BIG success! The week before Spring Break, students in grades K-5 had a chance to try out a new engineering challenge every day. Each teacher led unique activities for multi-age groups. Examples of the challenges included: Waterslides, Ozobots, Bridge building, Egg Drop, Storm resistant structures, and many more. …

Scrap Metal Drive

HCS and UCHS will have a Scrap Metal Drive on Friday, May 3 from noon – 8:00 pm and on Saturday, May 4 from 8:00 am – 2:00 pm at 5790 Balsam Dr. (across from Hudsonville Lanes).

March 26 Home Communicator

March 26 Home Communicator -Spring is in the air and at HCS, the students are excited! The excitement is also fueled by STEM week this week at the elementary school where students are participating in hands-on Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math projects every day!  It is so neat to see how God has equipped each child …

March 19 Home Communicator

March 19 Home Communicator – A few months ago, a friend shared a letter with me.  It was titled “A Letter from the Desk of God”.  I read this letter daily; it sits on my work desk at school.  It has been a constant source of wisdom, encouragement and reminders to me each day.  I will share …

March 12 Home Communicator

March 12 Home Communicator– This week and last I have been leading staff through discussions and strategies on using examples in the classroom.  We have discussed how using examples helps students avoid many general misconceptions they begin with, and how they encourage students to produce high quality work.  Staff members brainstormed many examples that are being …

5th Grade Teacher Opening

5th Grade Teacher – Full-time Hudsonville Christian School is seeking applicants for a 5th grade teacher for the 2019-2020 school year.  This position requires candidates to have a focus on teaching Language Arts, although other subjects may be taught as well.  Interested candidates should have a valid teaching certificate, as well as a minimum of …

March 5 Home Communicator

March 5 Home Communicator – Wednesday is Ash Wednesday, marking the beginning of the season of Lent. As Christians, this is a powerful time of deep reflection and nurturing our faith. There are many things we participate in to do this. As a school, we wanted to provide an opportunity for our students to experience a worship …

February 26 Home Communicator

February 26 Home Communicator – Last night leading prayer at dinner, one of my first graders spent half of his prayer praying for one of his first grade friends.  His petitions on her behalf had clearly been shared and prayed for in the classroom and had worked their way into his heart and to our dinner table. As …

February 19 Home Communicator

February 19 Home Communicator – It is a blessing for me to come to school every day.  I believe one of the many strengths of our school is the partnership we have between parents and school and staff.  Together we focus on the whole child and all the areas that go along with them – intellectual, …