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Mr. Jim VanRiper

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Mr. Van Riper's Biography

Van Riper teaches high school US History, US Government, Geography, and English, and he serves as the yearbook adviser and high school guidance counselor. While in high school, he developed a burden for Christian education and a desire to see young people yield their lives to serve the Lord. He graduated with a B.S. degree in Secondary Education from Trinity Baptist College in Jacksonville, Florida in 1988.  Before coming to Parsippany Christian School, Jim taught at Madison Avenue Baptist Academy in Paterson, NJ from 1988-1992. From 2004-2007 he taught at Santa Rosa Christian School in Milton, FL. He is certified with the American Association of Christian Schools, and he plans to finish his master's degree program within the next two years.

Mr. Van Riper's Profile


Trinity Baptist College


B.S. Secondary Education



 Years at PCS

22 years






Life Verse

2 Corinthians 5:15

Homework for October 15-19, 2018






US History II


Read pp. 417-422; section review p. 422

workbook pp. 85-86

Read pp. 423-428; section review p. 428

Heritage Studies (5/6)

Focus ques. pp. 75 and 82 Study for Test- Chapter 3. Study for Test- Chapter 3
Focus ques. pp. 88 and 94
Geography (8) section quiz p. 138

Study for Test 5C Mediterranean Europe

Read pp. 141-147; section quiz p. 147

Heritage Studies (7)

ques. pp. 69 and 73

Study for Test- Chapter 3. Study for Test- Chapter 3
ques. pp. 76 and 79

World History (9/10) section quiz p. 62 workbook pp. 23-24 Study for Test- Chapter 3
section quiz p. 67

English (9/10)vocab. 6 A and B; commas pp. 31-34 Finish reading "Treasure Island." grammar pp. 36-39 (due Fri.) Read lit. pp. 96-110 (due Tues.)

Miscellaneous Class Notes                               

Homeroom 7/8

US History II 

Heritage Studies 5/6


Heritage Studies 7

World History 9/10

English 9/10

Miscellaneous Notes