Harper Creek January 2017 District Newsletter
School of Choice
The decision has been made to run a limited grade level school of choice application window for 2nd semester. Below are the grade levels and spaces that are open district wide. The window will open on Monday, January 16 and run through Thursday, January 26.
School of Choice Application
January - Board of Education Appreciation Month
Did you know that Board Members are community volunteers - they receive no
compensation for serving? They spend hours attending meetings and school
events, as well as preparing for the decisions they need to make on behalf of
the District. They research educational topics and issues and pursue
professional development classes. They gladly perform these duties without
expectation of gratitude or payment.
Please join us in saluting our dedicated board members for their commitment, vision, and
Thank you Vikki Bauer, Tina Kyger, Beau Bess, Gary Lincoln, Lisa
Hubbard, Tim Martin, and Don Myers for your willingness to serve as advocates
for our students, families, and district!
2017-18 Kindergarten Waiver
Kindergarten Waiver Letter
The District Student Wellness Committee is seeking to increase parent membership. The committee meets twice yearly to consider and review district student wellness policy and make recommendations.
Interested? Please contact Sharon Zebell at 269-441-6555 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Harper Creek Community Schools is accepting applications for Special Education Bus
Aides and Bus Drivers.
Must have at least a high school diploma or GED. Must have an excellent attendance record, be self-motivated, positive, and team-orientated, with the ability to work cooperatively with staff and students. Must perform duties with awareness of all District requirements and Board of Education policies.
Special Education Bus Aides start at $9.50/hour. Will primarily be responsible for assisting in providing safe transportation of special needs student to and from designated locations.
Bus Driver starting pay is $10.50/hour during training, with a potential to make $15.77/hour. Must have a valid Michigan driver license, positive driving record, and the ability to manage students' behavior during transport.
To apply and to complete an application, including a review of experience appropriate to the
Harper Creek Community Schools is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Please provide written notification for any special needs accommodation.
The Community Swim Program resumes on November 7.
- Runs Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays
- High School Pool
- 6 to 7 a.m.
- $2 per session for community members
- Free for district staff members
- For information, call 269-441-8467
Very Important Teacher (VIT) Program bonus program for substitute teachers