Highlands Middle School


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 Welcome to

Northview Highlands Middle School


Preparing Students For Life’s Next Step

Northview Highlands Middle School is a Grades 5 and 6 learning community for where students flourish academically, emotionally and socially in Grand Rapids, Michigan.  Staff members recognize that during the middle years of school, students have unique developmental needs for independence, mastery and belonging.  Highlands utilizes a unique interdisciplinary team model along with programs and activities that encourage students to discover their full potential.  The school offers a comprehensive academic curriculum supported by classroom extensions including field trips, assemblies, technology labs, library, fine arts, and physical education programs.

Mr. Jamey Vermaat, Principal   |  Michelle Bakos, Building Administrative Assistant Office Hours:   8 a.m. – 4 p.m.    School Hours:  8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.    Lunch Hours:  11:10-11:45;  11:45-12:20;  12:20-12:55

Building News

  • ParentVue and StudentVue Planned Outage

    Sunday, April 21st, ParentVue and StudentVue will be inaccessible for a majority of the day. We will be taking the system offline to run some important updates. We hope that the system should be back online by Monday morning....

  • Popcorn Day – Friday, April 19th, 2019

    Popcorn Day is on Friday, April 19th, 2019 during lunches. Popcorn is .50 cents a bag!  ...

  • Environmental Request Form


  • Spring Break 2019

    Just a reminder that Spring Break begins on Friday, March 29th, 2019 and school resumes on Monday, April 8th, 2019. Have a safe, wonderful break!      ...

  • Highlands Talent Show

    Highlands Talent Show will be held on Friday, January 25th, 2019.  The show starts at 9:00 a.m. at “The Max” (auditorium at the high school). Come and cheer on your child as they perform!    ...

Upcoming Events

Nothing from April 21, 2019 to May 21, 2019.