Grand Haven High School

17001 Ferris St, Grand Haven, MI 49417 | (616) 850-6000
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,794
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  • Mailing Address: 17001 Ferris Street, Grand Haven, MI 49417
  • Principal or Admin: Mr. Scott Grimes
  • Fax: (616) 850-6010
  • Website: www.ghaps.org
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Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,794
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 90.2
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 19.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 944 (52.6%)
  • Females: 828 (46.2%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 158 (8.8%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 350 (19.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 508 (28.3%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Grand Haven High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian120.7%
Black261.4%
Asian321.8%
Hispanic563.1%
White1,64691.8%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Grand Haven High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade47526.5%
10th Grade50228.0%
11th Grade42423.6%
12th Grade39321.9%
Source: MI Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Grand Haven High School performed on average much better than most other schools across the state on MEAP and MME state exams in the following subjects:
  • English Language Arts
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Social Studies
  • Writing

MEAP - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 9 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Social Studies Test
201087.9%87.5%72.8%
200983.6%83.7%71.1%
200883.8%83.1%72.4%
 

MME - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201070.0%67.7%50.4%
200969.6%67.5%49.3%
200867.6%64.8%46.2%
 
Reading Test
201084.0%81.6%65.2%
200975.3%74.1%59.9%
200879.9%77.8%61.9%
 
Science Test
201079.4%77.0%57.9%
200974.7%72.8%55.6%
200880.4%78.5%56.6%
 
Social Studies Test
201093.0%91.3%79.4%
200992.6%92.1%81.3%
200894.2%92.5%79.9%
 
Writing Test
201062.3%60.1%43.7%
200957.8%56.4%43.4%
200859.7%58.2%41.1%
 
English Language Arts Test
200969.6%68.0%52.1%
200872.2%70.7%52.3%
 
Source: MI Department of Education 2009-2010

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