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Holmes School, where Young Confident Scholars learn and excel.                                      

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  • 31 Mar
  • 1 Apr
    • Girls on the Run 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM
      Girls on the Run
      Date: Apr 1
      Time: 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM
      Calendar: Holmes (External)
    • Seussical Jr. rehearsal 2:30 PM to 5:30 PM
      Seussical Jr. rehearsal
      Date: Apr 1
      Time: 2:30 PM to 5:30 PM
      Calendar: Holmes (External)
  • 2 Apr
    • Seussical Jr. rehearsal 2:30 PM to 5:30 PM
      Seussical Jr. rehearsal
      Date: Apr 2
      Time: 2:30 PM to 5:30 PM
      Calendar: Holmes (External)
    • PTAG meeting 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
      PTAG meeting
      Date: Apr 2
      Time: 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
      Calendar: Holmes (External)
  • 3 Apr
    • Science Olympiad 2:30 PM to 3:45 PM
      Science Olympiad
      Date: Apr 3
      Time: 2:30 PM to 3:45 PM
      Calendar: Holmes (External)
YCS Middle School Course Selection Information April 23, Erickson, Presentation 11:00 a.m. - 11:40 a.m. April 23, Estabrook, Presentation: 9:30 a.m. - 10:15 a.m. May 9, Holmes: Presentation: 10:30 a.m. - 11:15 a.m. YCMS Counseling Department Please contact Mrs. Averettt at 221-2245 if you have any questions.

Health Award

Holmes Elementary School is a shining example of what it takes to build healthy school environments! 2018 Michigan School Wellness Award ceremony at the State Capitol Building in Lansing.

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Tuesday Update (3/12/19)

This is Principal Rose with your weekly Tuesday update. 

YCS Save the Dates
5/17- The Grizzly Soiree’ Breakfast Edition 9 - 11 A.M. at the Riverside Arts Center
5/22- YCS District Job Fair 10 - 2 P.M. at Tucker’s Garage
6/4- YCHS Graduation 6 P.M. at EMU Convocation Center
7/26- Jazz in the Parking Lot 7 - 9 P.M. Shadford Field
8/31- Back to School Bash 12 - 3 P.M. @ Prospect Park
(Flyer is attached)

Give Kids a Smile Day (GKAS) is an annual event held at the U of M School of Dentistry where faculty, dental students, and hygiene students provide free dental examinations and treatment to children ages 4-18 years. This year’s event will be held on March 30th, 2019. We are excited to host another successful GKAS 2019! (Flyer is attached for details and registration information) 

3/20 (Wed), 6 - 8 P.M., 2019 Winter YOSC Fun Meet  - YCHS Pool
We will be Hosting a Fun Meet with Current/Former YCS, Otters, Friends of Otters, Parents and Coaches! Participants must be able to swim the length of the pool!

3/21 (Thurs), 6 - 7:30 P.M., 2019 Winter Bring-A-Friend-Day YCHS Pool. This event is for anyone 18 & under, regardless of swimming ability. The pool will be sectioned off into 3 areas. 1 area will be in the shallow area for free swim. The other 2 areas will have organized activities. 

GOTR: Monday and Wednesday 2:30 - 4 P.M.
Science Olympiad: Wednesday or Thursday 2:30 - 3:45 P.M.
Seussical Jr. rehearsal: Monday and Tuesday 2:30 - 5:30 P.M.

Parents, please mark your calendars with these important dates:

  • 3/11 - 3/15 Spirit Week at Holmes 
    • Wednesday- Pajama Day
    • Thursday- Backwards Clothes Day
    • Friday- Grizzly Spirit Day (Black and Gold)
  • 3/15- Holmes Got Talent Show 8:30 - 10 A.M.
  • 3/15- Tornado/Severe Weather Drill
  • 3/15- Fun Friday
  • 3/18 - 3/29 No School (Spring Break)
  • 4/1- School Resumes
  • 4/2- PTAG meeting 5:30 - 6:30 (planning school carnival)
  • 4/3- Mobile Dentist visits Holmes
  • 4/4- Food Gatherer’s produce distribution
  • 4/5- Fun Friday
  • 4/8 - 5/26 MI-Access testing
  • 4/8 - 5/3 5th grade M-Step testing
  • 4/10- DTE Energy SafeKids 2019 program (3rd grade)
  • 4/12- U of M Victors Day (field trip)
  • 4/19 - 4/22 No School for Spring Weekend 
  • 4/23- School resumes
  • 4/25- ELA family fun night 5 - 7 P.M.
  • 4/26- Grizzly Gathering
  • 4/29 - 5/26 3rd and 4th grade M-Step testing

The balanced calendar for the 2018-19 school year is attached. Thanks for your support of Holmes Elementary and go Grizzlies!

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Tuesday Update (3/5/19)

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Tuesday Update (2/26/19)

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Tuesday Update (2/19/19)

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Tuesday Update (2/12/19)

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School Information

Holmes Elementary

1255 Holmes Rd.
Ypsilanti, MI 48198
Phone: 734-221-2100
Fax: 734-221-2103
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Aaron Rose
Principal
Kathleen Miller
Dean of Students
Rebecca McKenzie
Secretary
734-221-2101

Grade Levels

2nd - 5th Grades

School Hours

Full Day
7:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.
Early Dismissal
7:30 a.m.-11:00 a.m.

Victoria Davis
Ypsilanti Community Schools
734-221-1024 xo: 317-869-4466