MLK Day Half Day Schedule
Monday, Jan. 17 is a half-day with special sessions for MLK Day.
We will start at our regular Monday time at 8:35 am and end the day at 11:45 am. Regular after-school buses will run. There will be no lunch service.
The day will follow an A-day Schedule, meeting with your classes from your new spring semester schedule.
1st Hour (8:35 - 9:20; 45 minutes)
2nd Hour (9:25 - 10:10; 45 minutes)
3rd Hour (10:15 - 11:00 45 minutes)
4th Hour (11:05 - 11:45; 40 minutes)
Our regular class schedule resumes on Tuesday, Jan. 18 for second semester. We will begin with an A Schedule Day with a 7:55 am start time. The full year A/B Schedule can be viewed here.
The Bookstore is open before school and during morning break. If you have new classes this semester make sure you check to see if you need books!
Tues Jan. 18 - Bosco breadsticks, marinara, Caesar salad, fruit
Weds Jan. 19 - Philly cheese steak, fries, fruit
Thurs Jan. 20 - breaded chicken on bun, veggie, fruit, chips
Fri Jan. 21 - Fredo Friday
Activities & Clubs
Winterim 2022 Wrap-up: If you have not completed your Winterim 2022 evaluations, please take a few minutes to submit this form by the end of the week.
Additionally, there are prizes available for the BEST Winterim photos. Submit a photo to this Google Form that captures the story of your Winterim 2022. One submission per student is allowed. The deadline for submissions will be this Friday.
MML Test #4 will be conducted on Tuesday January 18, beginning at 1:00pm in Ms Ricketts' room #217 in the Math wing. Please sign up for this test using the Focus time app or talk to your math teacher. Being recognized as the highest scorer in your grade each year is an honor.
Mental Health Focus Period
Mark your calendar, the Counseling Office is hosting multiple opportunities to view and discuss the film Angst on February 4th, 7th, and 8th during lunch and Focus period from 12:35-1:35pm. Angst is a film that addresses the growing prevalence of anxiety in teenagers. The film aims to remove the stigma about mental health and opens up conversation around anxiety, helping people understand and manage their symptoms, and addresses when to reach out for help. Watch the trailer here and spread the word about this opportunity to learn more about anxiety.
Student Custodial Workers Needed (Monday-Friday, after school)
Applicants should complete the online application form for support staff on the GRCS website. Applicants should also send a letter of interest, faith statement, and letters of reference to Jeremy Pyper (firstname.lastname@example.org), Head Custodian, at Grand Rapids Christian High School.
Yearbook Orders 📖
You can order your yearbooks here.
Upcoming College Visits
Tues Jan 18th- Ferris State University
The counseling office is beginning to offer focus times on Fridays to hear from members of our community about their job and career field. Join us Friday, Jan 21 to hear from a Physicians Assistant. This would be perfect for students interested in healthcare.
If any of you are interested in singing the national anthem at a varsity basketball game, please come and see Mr. Heerema in the athletic office. There have been vocalists, guitar and cello solos perform previously! We would love to share your talents with our community!