Today was our first full day of classes, and later this evening our parents will join us for our Back to School Night at the high school. We're starting off strong!
For those of you planning to join us for this evening's Back to School open house, here is our schedule for the evening:
6:30 p.m. Doors Open at the Auditorium entrance
7:00-7:15 p.m. 1st hour (w/ brief welcome video from Adam Lancto)
7:20-7:30 p.m. 2nd hour
7:35-7:45 p.m. 3rd hour
7:50-8:00 p.m. Seminar
8:05-8:15 p.m. 4th hour
8:20-8:30 p.m. 5th hour
8:35-8:45 p.m. 6th hour
I'm looking forward to meeting the families of our Honors American Literature (HAmLit) and Composition Through American Literature (CTAL 10) students!
Ms. Jen Ward
An interest in helping young people discover and define their writing voice and reading interests drives Ms. Jennifer Ward to cultivate a student-centered learning environment, one that supports individual learning goals and incorporates purposeful use of technology. In March 2017, Ms. Ward was named teacher of the month by Michigan's 86th district state representative, Thomas Albert. In March 2016, she was named a TED-Ed Innovative Educator and is also a Google Certified Innovator, National Writing Project Consultant, and a 2014 PASCD Emerging Leader. Ms. Ward taught for 13 years in a Philadelphia suburban district and returned to her home state in 2015. In 2017, she joined the Grandville High School bulldogs!