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Grand Island, NE
Students enrolled: 2,086

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2124 North Lafayette
Grand Island, NE 68803

(308) 385-5950
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March 11, 2015
As an american I feel very disappointed when it comes to other parents complaining about how immigrants come to this school "to steal other kids' opportunities". If you go to GISH and you fail, it is because YOU don't put enough effort into it. My kid is hispanic and he will be graduating with honors, and I couldn't be happier. In the other hand when I went to high school all the racist comments I received for being "different" made it almost impossible for me to graduate until I moved to GISH. Proud to be an Islander.

- submitted by a parent
August 22, 2012
Very disappointed with this school. My child was on honor roll all through school, until he became a sophmore at this school then his grades began to fall. I talked to all his teacher and the vice principle (no one seemed to care I was told all the extra programs that are there to help student are full with children being taugh to speach English. He almost failed his Sophmore year. Junor year started off the same, so I took him out of that school, moved him to Northwest and within a couple of months there his grade where back up to passing. He has now graduated and is in college. When you ask him what the difference was he will tell you that the teachers at Northwest care.

- submitted by a parent
November 07, 2009
Not a very good school, but being the only public high school in town, I guess they can get away with that. If you can afford it I would send my child to private school. This school is out of control and it seems as if noone can do anything about it.

- submitted by a parent
July 23, 2009
A great number of opportunities for the students; however, the entire school district seems to cater to the large influx of undocumented immigrants that abound in the city. Many of the other students aren't recognized for their accomplishments.

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February 14, 2009
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- submitted by a community member
November 14, 2008
This school is absolutely terrible. The teachers are often out of line with their students and curriculum is rarely explained clearly enough to understand. I'm sending my daughter back to her old high school because I'm so disappointed with GISH.

- submitted by a parent
October 01, 2008
This is the best school. Better then any other. Most excellent teachers. Fun, enjoyable experience. Never will be a day you leave mad.

- submitted by a student
January 24, 2008
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- submitted by a parent
March 31, 2006
Incredible school! Something for everybody. Very qualified and caring teachers. Very organized--discipline and safety is paramount. Great counselling department. Although a large school they really get to know your kids.

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January 19, 2005
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- submitted by a administrator
August 19, 2003
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Grand Island Senior High School
2124 North Lafayette, Grand Island, NE  68803
(308) 385-5950
Last modified Grand Island Senior High School is a Public school that serves grades 9-12. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 2 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Grand Island Senior High School Rating: 3 out of 5 based on 11 reviews. Top