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Grosse Pointe Farms, MI
Students enrolled: 1,637

4 stars
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Grosse Pointe South High School 1

Posted February 10, 2015
- a community member
Snobby kids and education doesn't match up as advertised. Teachers ok but kids are not that great

Grosse Pointe South High School 5

Posted July 01, 2014
- a parent
Fabulous school. Offers many avenues to develop talents and succeed in learning. The Class of 2014 had the highest number of cum laude students in the school's history. South had two students, of Michigan's possible 5, go to the US Naval Academy. They offer exceptional club and team activities. The choir is nationally known, sports and the Arts are strong, as are activities such as FIRST Robotics. There are many volunteer opportunities to help others less fortunate, such as Reading Buddies and general tutoring. Many students go beyond this and volunteer in surrounding neighborhoods in Detroit. All in all, the school is a model of individual and team achievement.

Grosse Pointe South High School 5

Posted January 24, 2012
- a student
South is an amazing school the best school in michigan and the teachers are just amazing im taking solid AP courses and im still finding myself having a ton of fun GO BLUE DEVILS

Grosse Pointe South High School 5

Posted November 19, 2011
- a parent
The standards are high and the opportunities are amazing. Course options and activities rival offerings at a small liberal arts college, and the teachers are helpful and supportive. More diverse and welcoming--economically and ethically--than some are claiming. Regardless, all students are expected to work hard in order to earn their grades--it's no diploma mill.

Grosse Pointe South High School 4

Posted September 26, 2010
- a parent
Most teachers are very involved with their students and parent support is amazing. Many opportunities for extracurricular activities.

Grosse Pointe South High School 0
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Posted February 26, 2010
- a community member
I am a former student from GPS. I am saddened by the Still 'Bubble' and by the lack of 'Diversity' at GPS. It challenged me academically and the extracurricular activities are great. To the students in 'The Bubble' pop it! See how amazing other people can be! To the other students that feel the lack of 'Diversity' you're already ahead of the game! To all of you, keep your heads up! It really is an honor to Graduate from Grosse Pointe South High School.

Grosse Pointe South High School 5

Posted December 21, 2009
- a parent
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Grosse Pointe South High School 0
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Posted October 03, 2009
- a parent
Nice spirited place - kids excel in all areas.

Grosse Pointe South High School 5

Posted August 30, 2009
- a student
Grosse Pointe South is a great school, as long as you are focused on your school work you will do well here, if not you are done, the classes are tough and the standards are high, if you are not up to it you will be cast aside by some teachers and students alike. The selection of clubs, sports, and other groups to join is spectacular, as are the electives at south. Overall South is a perfect school for anyone focused on school and getting into a great college. I think the thing that says the most about south is that many students in each grade move on to Michigan or Michigan State, and in ever grade there will be a few going to Ivy League schools.

Grosse Pointe South High School 5

Posted June 13, 2008
- a parent
Great place to learn. Outstanding AP courses. My high school senior believes it is one of the best schools in the nation.

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Grosse Pointe South High School
11 Grosse Pointe Boulevard, Grosse Pointe Farms, MI  48236
(313) 432-3500
Last modified Grosse Pointe South High School is a Public school that serves grades 9-12. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 10 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Grosse Pointe South High School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 28 reviews. Top