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Summer Break Main Office Hours

Summer Break Main Office Hours
Monday-Thursday 9am-1pm

The office will be closed for Staff Development on Thursday, June 14 and Thursday, June 21.

The Elementary Main Office will close for the summer on Wednesday, June 20. Please contact Kelli Heneghan in the MS/HS main office with questions at heneghank@brpsk12.org or at 616-355-0055 ext.102. 


Enrollment Openings for the 2018-19 School Year!

We are excited to offer a few remaining openings for students interested in our middle and high school, especially 6th and 9th grades. If you are interested in applying for your child please follow this link:


Openings are limited, so don't delay!

Eat Up and Meet Up: Summer Meals for Kids Information

Meet Up and Eat Up is a fun reason to get out of the house and get outside! Activities like: games, sports, water activities, books and crafts provide exercise and fun with friends.
Meals are provided for everyone 18 and under.

Get Holland Township details here!

Get Ottawa County details here!

BRPS Summer Camp Registration Information

Camps are open to any Black River Public School student, as well as their friends from other schools! We welcome all students who want to have fun, improve skills, and enjoy a camp with individualized instruction. Invite your friends! Each camp has a minimum participation level of 10 campers. Individual coaches/teachers run camps. Please contact coaches through email if you have any questions about camp. Administration/paperwork questions can be directed to Tim Witvoetwitvoett@brpsk12.org.

Summer Camp Brochure

Summer Camp Registration Form

Black River Rat School Spirit Store - Order Online 24/7!

Check-out the new Black River School Spirit Store - Uniting Students, Parents and Fans through School Pride! We are very excited to announce our School Store with 24/7 online ordering and delivery straight to your home. The link can be found on the banner in the right hand corner of the Black River website or here. Watch for a $10 Gift Card, one promotion per household which will be sent home with the youngest child in each family this week. We hope you will consider the School Store when shopping for the holidays and stocking stuffers! Contact the MS/HS Main Office if you have any questions.

Black River Yearbook Pick-up/Delivery Information

EL yearbook were sent home with students the last week of school.

MS/HS student yearbooks were available in the main lobby after school through June 8 or in Ms. Shirk's office in room 121 during the Project Term Open House from 6:30-8:00pm. If you missed this deadline yearbooks will be available again at the start of the 2018-2019 school year. Please listen for the CAP announcements with the dates and times.

If you are not sure wether you ordered a yearbook contact Joy Shirk, yearbook advisor at shirkj@brpsk12.org. 

Get the BR Mobile App

Staying connected is even easier with our new mobile app.  Just access the web site through your mobile device and you'll be offered a link to download the app. If you are not offered a link, download the "Schoolpointe Stay Connected" app in the App Store. News, calendar, directory and more - plus push notifications for important items like weather closings or delays.  Download today!

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Holland, MI 49423
Phone: (616) 355-0055

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