Author Archives: Ginger Smith

Day of the Young Child

Day of the Young Child

Join the fun for the annual event held Saturday, April 19 from 10 am – 1:30 pm. Day of the Young Child is sponsored by Zeeland Public Schools and Spectrum Health Zeeland Community Hospital. Stop by Cityside Middle School, 320 E. Main Street for fun and activities geared towards celebrating our community of young children!… Continue Reading

The Wizard is Coming!

Zeeland High Players have been busy rehearsing for the upcoming production of The Wizard of Oz. Performances are scheduled March 5, 6, 7 and 8 at DeWitt Auditorium. For details about the performances or to order tickets, click here. Questions? Contact Cathy Lugten at 748.3111. See you at the show! Continue Reading

Enrollment 2014

Zeeland Public Schools is proud to offer an unsurpassed education incorporating technology and hands-on learning tools to allow for the best education in an environment where your child will be safe, valued and loved! If you are new to ZPS, take a few moments to watch this video tour of our district: We also invite… Continue Reading

ZPS Art Extravaganza

Over 1,000 works of art, created by students around the district from every building, will be on display for an annual K-12 art show. The event is scheduled for two weeks with an open house scheduled for Tuesday, November 5 from 5:30 – 7:30 pm at the Royal Atrium in Zeeland. Coinciding with the open… Continue Reading

Board Honors National Merit Students

Five ZHS students were recognized at the October 21 Board of Education meeting for their impressive academic achievement with the 2014 National Merit Scholarship Program. Semifinalists included Camden Cheek (ZEHS), Joshua Parks (ZWHS) and Daniel Hawley-Lowry (ZWHS). Both Hattie LaCroix (ZWHS) and Ben Hiltunen (ZWHS) were honored as commended scholars for the program. Dawn Collins,… Continue Reading

Video Clip:  ZPS on the ballot Nov. 5

Video Clip: ZPS on the ballot Nov. 5

Citizens living in the Zeeland Public School district will vote November 5 on two ballot proposals. A new state law requires Michigan school districts to schedule their elections in November along with state and national issues. On the ballot for ZPS are these two items: A renewal of the district’s 1-mill building and site levy… Continue Reading

Futures 2025: Community working together

Futures 2025: Community working together

Nearly 100 educators, parents, students and community members gave a full day of their time September 19 to discuss the future of Zeeland Public Schools.  The event was called Futures 2025 and took place at the Howard Miller Community Center in Zeeland.  Guided by Bill DeJong, a West Michigan native and global consultant who has… Continue Reading

Three Participants of the I Challenge U Program Honored

The Board of Education honored three ZHS students at the September 16 meeting for their involvement and success with the I Challenge U summer program. Honored were: Taylor Frazee, ZWHS, received the MVII Award of $1,000 scholarship. He was part of the team for the Center for Women In Transition organization Audrey Walters, ZEHS, received… Continue Reading