Grosse Pointe North High School

Overview

Student Enrollment
1,364
Best High School in Michigan
#37
 Rating 9 out of 10
Grades 9 to 12th grade
School District Grosse Pointe Public Schools
Type Public
 Phone (313)432-3200
 Location 707 VERNIER RD
GROSSE POINTE WOODS, MI 48236
Charter School No

Grosse Pointe North High School has an academic rating significantly above the average for Michigan high schools based on its high test performance, high graduation rate and high AP course participation. It is ranked 37th in the best public high schools in Michigan.

Racial Demographics

The Grosse Pointe North High School student body is primarily White with a sizeable Black population and has medium racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White65.2%890
Black27.8%379
Hispanic1.8%24
Asian Pacific2.9%39
Native American Indian0.5%7
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0.2%3
Two or more races1.6%22

Family Income

vs. other Michigan high schools
Upper 14%

15.6% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the Michigan high school median of 34.3%. By this measure, Grosse Pointe North High School students are largely upper income and rank 80th in Michigan for high school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Freshman368
Sophomore333
Junior350
Senior309
Total1,364

Completions

Graduation Rate
94%
Rank in Michigan
131st
Rating
7 out of 10
Subgroup Graduation Rate
All Students94%
Michigan Median92%
Percentile76%
White95% or more*
Black90% to 94%*
Hispanicsuppressed*
Asian Pacific50% or more*
Native Americansuppressed*
Two or more racessuppressed*
Economically Disadvantaged90% or more*
Limited English Proficiencysuppressed*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
58%
Rank in Michigan
45th
Rating
9 out of 10

Students at Grosse Pointe North High School scored an average 58% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the Michican Department of Education. Performance is significantly above the state high school median of 38% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 8.8% of Michigan high schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls45% to 49%*75% to 79%*
Boys40% to 44%*60% to 64%*

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indiansuppressed*suppressed*
Asian & Pacific Islander50% or more*50% or more*
Black25% to 29%*45% to 49%*
Hispanic50% or more*50% or more*
Multiracialsuppressed*suppressed*
White55% to 59%*75% to 79%*
With Disabilites30% to 39%*30% to 39%*
Limited Englishsuppressed*suppressed*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

College Admission Test Scoring

Average SAT Score
1087

The average SAT score for Grosse Pointe North High School students in 2017 was 1087.

College Admission Test Participation

Upperclassmen taking ACT or SAT
68%
Rank in Michigan
57th
Rating
8 out of 10

447 out of 659 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (68%). College admission testing participation is well above the Michigan median rate of 52% and in the top 12% for participation.

AP Course and Test Performance

AP Class Enrollment Rate
34%
AP Pass Rank in Michigan
149th
AP Pass Rate Rating
5 out of 10

Grosse Pointe North High School offers 24 AP courses. 34 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 93% percentile and significantly above the median AP enrollment rate for all Michigan schools of 14%. Grosse Pointe North High School had 232 taking AP exams with a 150 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 50% percentile and about equal to the Michigan state median of 63 percent.

School State
AP Test Pass Rate 65% 63%
Students enrolled in an AP class 34% 14%
AP Math Enrollment Rate 3%
AP Science Enrollment Rate 11%
AP Other Enrollment Rate 32%
AP Courses Offered 24

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate11%13%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate11%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate11%

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0.2%2
Boys0%0
Girls0.3%2
Michigan Median0%

Police Arrest Rate

Group Percent Arrests
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0

Expulsion Rate

Group Percent Expulsions
All Students0.5%6
Boys0.6%4
Girls0.3%2
Michigan Median0%

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students2.9%38
Boys3.3%22
Girls2.4%16
Michigan Median0.8%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students4.6%61
Boys5%33
Girls4.2%28

Location

Grosse Pointe North High School
707 VERNIER RD
GROSSE POINTE WOODS, MI
48236
(313)432-3200

10 out of 10 1

District

Grosse Pointe Public Schools
GROSSE POINTE, MI