Sunday, August 18, 2019
Monday, August 19, 2019
Boys Junior Varsity Soccer @ Hamilton
@ 4:00 PM
Hamilton High School - 4911 136th Ave, Hamilton, MI 49419

Boys Varsity Soccer @ Hamilton
@ 5:30 PM
Hamilton High School -4911 136th Ave, Hamilton, MI 49419

Middle School Parent Organization Back-to-School Night
@ 6:30 PM — 8:00 PM
Rosa Parks Green, Holland

Middle School Parent Organization at

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Please join the Middle School Parent Organization at Rosa Parks Green in Holland for a meet-and-greet with other Black River middle school families. Ice cream provided!

Tuesday, August 20, 2019
New Student Orientation - Grades 6-12
@ 9:00 AM — 10:00 AM
Nicole Klunder, Director of Enrollment, at

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This is an opportunity for students new to BRPS and new to the MS/HS main building campus to meet their CAP teacher, tour the school, find their classrooms and locker. Parents are invited to attend a Q&A session in the Lyceum Building. Please be on-time as students will break up in to CAP rooms to tour as a group. Meet in the Main Building Lobby.

High School Fall Sports Parent/Student Information Night
@ 5:30 PM
Kyle Lawton, Athletic Director at

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All high school fall sports athletes and their parents should plan to attend this informational parent meeting in the BR gym.  Meet the coaching staff, parent-coach meetings, purchase sports passes, and get all your athletic questions answered. 

Wednesday, August 21, 2019
First Day of School - Grades K-12 Contact
Elementary Main Office or Middle School/High School Main Office

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School Hours:
The Lyceum building will be open at 7:30am for breakfast and early arrivals.
Students arriving to class after 8:00am
must stop in the main office for a tardy slip. 
Middle School/High School - 8:00am-3:00pm, Doors open at 7:50am
Elementary - 8:00am-3:10pm, Doors open at 7:45am

BRPS Car Line - Confusing at First but SO EASY and it Builds Student Confidence Please click here for more information regarding car-line.




Special Requests Regarding BRPS Publications and Pesticide Information Due Contact
Nicole Klunder, Director of Facilities at

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Black River Public School does not sell or share you or your child’s personal information outside of the school unless required by law. However, a few instances do occur each year when parents have the right of refusal regarding the child’s information. If you would like to remove your child’s name, information, and/or picture from any BRPS publication, please submit your wishes via email to Nicole Klunder at no later than August 21, 2019. This may include, but is not limited to, social media sites, yearbook, media outlets, and for 11th and 12th grade students, military listings. This request is valid for the 2019-2020 school year only. Requests must be made each year to ensure accuracy.

If you would like to receive an email notification of pesticide applications on Black River Public School property, please email Nicole Klunder, using "Pesticide Information" in the subject line. Please include your student name and grade in the email. Application emails will be sent out 24 hours in advance.  In certain emergencies/situations, pesticides may be applied without prior notice, but you will be notified following the application. This request is valid for the 2019-2020 school year only. Requests must be made each year to ensure accuracy.

Boys Junior Varsity Soccer @ Allendale
@ 4:00 PM
Allendale Middle School - 7161 Pleasant View Ct, Allendale, MI 49401

Co-ed Varsity Cross Country @ Alliance League Meet
@ 5:00 PM
Calvary Schools of Holland - Laketown Campus

Boys Varsity Soccer @ Allendale
@ 5:30 PM
Allendale Middle School -7161 Pleasant View Ct, Allendale, MI 49401

Thursday, August 22, 2019
Friday, August 23, 2019
Saturday, August 24, 2019
Girls Varsity Volleyball @ WMVOA Tournament
@ 8:00 AM
MSA Fieldhouse

Co-ed Varsity Cross Country @ Muskegon Catholic Meet
@ 8:45 AM
Muskegon Catholic High School

Girls Junior Varsity Volleyball @ Coopersville Tournament
@ 9:00 AM
Coopersville High School

491 Columbia Avenue
Holland, MI 49423
Phone: 616.355.0055

Fax: 616.355.0057