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Holt Scholastic Teams Stand Out In Competitions At All Levels!

There is just no end to the talent that Holt students demonstrated in numerous competitive scholastic events in 2018! Holt’s Science Olympiad, Destination Imagination, Quiz Bowl, and Robotics teams all won recognition in local, regional, state, and national competitions. Holt Science Olympiad Team The Science Olympiad club, which challenges students in all areas of science, … Continued

Give-A-Kid Projects

GIVE-A-KID-A-COAT: The distribution will be on Saturday, October 20th from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Holt United Methodist Church. It is open to all residents of Ingham, Eaton, and Clinton counties. Drop off of gently-used and new coats and clothing will be every Monday at the Give-A-Kid Projects’ warehouse, 4064 Holt Rd., school … Continued

Holt High School Expands Opportunities for Early College Credits

Holt High School has finalized a plan for its Early College partnerships with Lansing Community College and Davenport University that will now make it possible for 11th graders to remain at Holt High School and earn college credits at the same time that they work toward high school graduation. Early College provides an opportunity to … Continued

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From The Superintendent – Spring 2018

Welcome to Holt Public Schools! It is with great pride and enthusiasm that I write the ninth of what I hope will be many Ram Quarterly (RQ) welcome letters to you and our extraordinary community! For those who are just joining the Holt Public Family, I would like to sincerely welcome you to our district. … Continued

Superintendent’s Community Coffee Schedule – 2018

You are invited to join Superintendent Dr. David Hornak for an informal conversation regarding Holt Public Schools! Share your thoughts and find out “what’s happening” in our district. Thursday, April 12 9:00am Mike’s Village Restaurant Wednesday, May 9 9:00am Tim Hortons *Dates subject to change

2018-19 Calendar Year

This calendar does not include early dismissal/late start dates. Check the district online calendar ( for updates. NOTE: Dates subject to change AUGUST Aug 1 Balanced Calendar – First Day of School Aug 17-20 Balanced Calendar – No School Aug 22 Traditional Calendar – First Day of School Aug 31-Sept 3 Labor Day Break SEPTEMBER … Continued

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H.O.L.T. Scholarship Contributions Always Welcome

The H.O.L.T. (“Helping Others Learn Together”) Scholarship Fund is a donor-supported project to help qualifying students in the Holt Public School District receive an advanced education opportunity at an accredited postsecondary institution. We would like to thank the PNC Foundation for another $5,000 contribution to the scholarship fund! Looking for ways to give back to … Continued

Annual Survey Results Show Strengths & Opportunities

Results from the district’s annual survey are now available. They show many areas where our schools “glow” and others where schools need to “grow.” The survey, conducted last fall, asked parents, students, teachers, administrators and staff for feedback on issues ranging from effective communication, to building safety and maintenance. The responses were reviewed by building … Continued

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If you or someone you know has been harassed, abused, bullied or is the victim of discrimination, please contact 517-699-STOP (7867) or for help After 4:30pm Monday-Friday, on weekends, and during school breaks your calls will be taken by representatives at OK2SAY Or call them directly at 8-555-OK2SAY (855-565-2729) or If you would … Continued

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2018 Balanced Calendar Reform

Impact Summer Learning Loss Why should we consider a balanced school calendar? When does a balanced school calendar take place? What is the current research behind this? How do we support and ensure a successful transition to a balanced school calendar? Where can we see this in action? Who benefits from a balanced school calendar? … Continued