Calvary in the NewsBelow are links to articles about our school in newspapers and other web sites.
Articles mentioning our school are also posted on our Facebook and Twitter pages. Sports-related articles, however, are linked to at our Calvary Sports web site.
January 2013 - Our school received a thank you letter from the US Army for the care packages sent to soldiers stationed in Afghanistan. Read the letter here. (PDF)
December 12, 2012 - Locally-organized drive ensures troops sleep soundly: Brad Kuipers, our school's Athletic Director, organized a drive to collect and send needed bed sheets to American troops stationed near Khost, Afghanistan (click for map). Several classrooms & PowerPlus groups at Calvary Schools were among the groups that helped, including with making cards to include in the boxes.
October 14, 2012 - Calvary High Schoolers Inspired by Natural Beauty: "I Am Natural Beauty" is a movement at the school to help girls and young women be comfortable as they are. (Holland Sentinel)
October 10, 2012 - School Leaders to Spend Night on Roof Following Successful Fundraiser (Holland Sentinel).
May 31, 2012 - Highlights from the graduation ceremony for the Class of 2012, from the Holland Sentinel.
May 13, 2012 - The Holland Sentinel published an article about our plans to model our expansion after other schools, to learn what has worked (and not worked) for other schools as we plan our new athletics and performing arts facility.
Feburary 6, 2012 - Waste & Recycling News published an article, "Michigan students get excited about recycling", about our pilot program to increase recycling and divert waste from landfills. The program is in partnership with Chef Container.
January 30, 2012 - The Holland Sentinel published an article about our school's planned expansion at our Laketown Campus property.
January 10, 2012 - Chef Container posted a status update on their Facebook page our new recycling program with them. It includes a picture of a full recycling bin. We're trying to reach a Zero Landfill status!
October 11, 2011 - The Holland Sentinel published a great student profile of Rachel Little, one of our school's seniors.
April 13, 2011 - The Holland Sentinel published an article about one of our student PowerPlus groups selling bracelets to raise money for Japan disaster relief.
April 11, 2011 - Grand Rapid's FOX 17 chose our school to be their School of the Week for the week of 4/11/11. Click here to view their videos about our school.