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Mr. Jim VanRiper

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Mr. Van Riper's Biography

Van Riper teaches high school US History and Government, World History, 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 December 10-14, 2018






US History II


section review p. 482 if not finished

section review p. 486

Heritage Studies (5/6)

Study for quiz (pp. 142-153 text sections only). ques. pp. 151 and 155
ques. pp. 158 and 162
Geography (8) Northeast map- workbook p. 59

Heritage Studies (7)

Study for quiz (pp. 118-126 text only) ques. pp. 1, 120, 122, and 124
ques. pp. 126, 127, 128

World History (9/10) Study for Test-
Chapter 6
section quiz p. 134
section quiz p. 142 and workbook p. 65

English (9/10)vocab. 12 A and B; finish grammar pp. 81-82 Finish reading "Dr. Heidegger's Experiment" pp. 1176-183. Study for Spelling/Vocab. Test 12 Study for Grammar Test (S, V, Comp, Frag, R.O.)

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