About Howards Grove High School
Howards Grove School District spans 55 square miles, in a rural area northwest of Sheboygan. The district consists of a Pre K – 4 elementary school, a 5 – 8 middle school, and a 9 – 12 high school. Total enrollment is approximately 900 students. The student population is predominantly white.
Howards Grove High School is a comprehensive four year public high school enrolling 265 students in grades 9 through 12. Howards Grove High School is accredited by the North Central Association of secondary schools.
The academic program is organized in a block schedule. Students take four 85 minute block classes each day. Our school has 4 terms each year; students can take one term classes for .5 credit, 2 term classes for 1.0 credit, and 4 term classes for 2 credits. Block scheduling was instituted in 1996.
A.P. Courses are offered in A.P. Biology, A.P. Chemistry, and A.P. English Language. Online AP courses are available in Art, History, Calculus AB & BC, English Literature, European History, Government, Physics, Statistics, U.S. History, World History, Environmental Science, Macro, and Micro Economics. Student also have an opportunity to earn CAPP credit through Lakeland College in Statistics and Probability, Pre-Calculus, Calculus, Physics I and Physics II, and Spanish.
Juniors and seniors have opportunities to take Course/Youth Options courses for dual credit, AND Youth Apprenticeships through Lakeshore Technical College.
Grading and Ranking
Students are ranked on a 4-point scale. 28 credits are required for graduation.
- A (95-100 %)
- A- (93-93 %)
- B+ (91-92%)
- B (86-90%)
- B- (84-85%)
- C+ (82-83%)
- C (77-81%)
- C- (75-76%)
- D+ (73-74%)
- D (68-72%)
- D- (66-67%)
- F (65% & Below)
70% of the Class of 2015 enrolled in a 4-year college. The ACT Composite Average was 22.9.