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

  • Friday Fun Day – Friday, Oct. 26th, 2018

    Our First Friday Fun Day of the School Year is Friday, October 26th, 2018 from 3:30 – 5:30 p.m. If you would like to have fun with the students and staff of Highlands, and would like to Volunteer, please call our office at 616-361-3440. Thanks....

  • Choir Update


  • Conferences – Tuesday, Oct. 16th & Wednesday, Oct. 17th

    Conferences will be held on Tuesday, Oct. 16th & Wednesday, Oct. 17th from 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. both evenings. Please call Highlands to schedule a conference time for your student @ 616-361-3440.  ...

  • Art Prize – 5th Graders

    5th Graders will be going to Art Prize on Thursday, October 4th.  Please make sure that you are sending your students with a lunch and weather appropriate clothing. Also, please make sure that you have prior approval on our Volunteer website which i...

  • Flyers

    Parents/Guardians, Please make sure you look under News & Events under the Wednesday Folder Tab for all flyers that go home with your children.  ...

Upcoming Events

October 26, 2018
October 31, 2018