Griffith Senior High School

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600 N Wiggs St

Griffith, IN 46319

(219) 924-4281

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 810

Students Per Teacher: 18

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11 Parent Reviews for Griffith Senior High School

Very disappointed with GHS! The quality and quantity of teaching is poor! They claim to be accredited, that should not be. Children are not treated fairly at all! The so called administration says that they are concerned but they are not, they just blow you a bunch of nonsense and expect you to believe ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 05/15/14

The Griffith school system is a total joke. I do nt even know where to begin. The super. is horrible, you have to go through a pack of bulldogs just to talk to untouchable Morekis spellings probably wrong but who cares. The whole office staff is a joke. The tea hers lack so much in what they are teaching. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/06/14

This school is terrible i am a middle schooler with passing grades...BUT the teacher have lacking concept with their students....there rules are to strict examples cant wear opened toed shoes(flip flops) cant have any shoulder showing, cant even have the littlest rip in your jeans, and after the shooting ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 11/25/13

this is NOT a good school. I am a student there and i hate it. We have atleast 5 or more cops patrolling the school. There are many fights and now we have a racial war going on. Sounds like a great school right...the teachers dont teach anything and if they do they dont explain it. The rules are very ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 02/10/11

when my oldest daughter was there it was excellent, she grad 2001. the principal was reasonable, the Music and Theater departments well well attended and supported, football was secondary. she was president of Pantherettes the very first year they went to State and won it. after making up all of their ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/20/11

I graduated from Griffith and the years I spent there are years I would rather forget. I saw the introduction of Police officers patrolling the hallways like that really was going to stop fighting. The Guidance department was ill equipped to deal with harassment of any kind. I was harassed by several ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 08/14/10

This school lacks caring. They do not get to know the students in a personal way. The curriculum is watered down. For example, instead of making students read classic novels, they watch the movie of the classics. Very few teachers follow a syllabus and or the textbook. (Especially in English and ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/26/08

We came as a transfer from another city & school system 2yrs ago and I have to say the transition was GREAT, the most helpful and friendly school system we have ever been involved with. I like the way everything is handled and my son has improved alot socially, I highly recommend Griffith and its schools!5 ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/01/06

The High School has been a major disappointment. The math department is very weak. When graduates take entrance exams, they are quite surprised at what they have not been taught. I have had three children graduate in the past six years. All are above average students, and all have said that they ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/23/06

I think there are a few problems at this school. Having cops in the school makes me nervous. Kids need a solid education and some of the teachers, this is the most important thing. Some it seems to be a social calling. I wish there were a few less problems and more student, teacher involvement. These ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/20/05

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ECA* Test Scores

Grade Level: All

Test Year: 2012
Griffith Senior High School
Griffith Public Schools
Indiana
* In 2011-2012 Indiana used the End-of-Course (ECA) assessment to test students in middle and high school in Algebra I, Biology I, and English 10. The ECA is a criterion-referenced assessment developed specifically for students completing their instruction in Algebra I, Biology I, or English 10. The goal is for all students to score at the passing level on the test.

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Griffith schools — Griffith Senior High School is located at 600 N Wiggs St, Griffith IN 46319. 600 N Wiggs St is in the 46319 ZIP code in Griffith, IN The school district for Griffith Senior High School is the Griffith Public Schools. Griffith Senior High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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