Social Studies

Points of Pride

  • MME Scores: 91% of our students are proficient. The state average is 80%. We traditionally have the highest scores in Southwestern Michigan.
  • A dedicated Social Studies Staff who has a vast amount of knowledge and that uses a variety of teaching techniques. We are always looking to improve.
  • A solid curriculum that focuses on the Michigan High School Content Expectations.
  • Students are prepared to be responsible citizens by focusing on disciplinary knowledge, critical thinking skills, commitment to democratic values, and citizen participation.
  • SJPS offers competitive A.P. programs for U.S. History and Economics that prepare students for the next level.  Many of our students earn college credit.

Summer Food Service Program

Welcome to the Michigan Department of Education’s Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) site locator. The SFSP was created to ensure that children in lower-income areas could continue to receive nutritious meals during long school vacations, when they do not have access to the National School Lunch or School Breakfast Programs. Use the SFSP site locator to find a SFSP site near you

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