Thursday, May 9, 2013
Grosse Pointe South was ranked #556 and Grosse Pointe North was ranked #880 in the USA.
On mobile? You can see interactive map here. Newsweek has ranked Grosse Pointe North and Grosse Pointe South in its list of the top 2,000 high schools in the country. Grosse Pointe South was ranked #556 and Grosse Pointe North was ranked #880. For its rankings, Newsweek sent out a survey to more than 5,000 high schools in the U.S., with about 2,500 schools responding in 2013. You can see the details about Grosse Pointe South's and Grosse Pointe North's rankings, and every other ranked high school by clicking on the markers in the interactive map above. The survey scores were then weighted and calculated using several criteria including on-time graduation and college acceptance rates. In addition, instead of averaging the number of courses …
Sunday, March 24, 2013
Get ready for the big event on March 27 at 7 p.m.
Sunday, March 17, 2013
High school's annual fashion show will take place Thursday at 6 p.m. at Lochmoor Country Club.
Friday, January 11, 2013
Danny MacAskill and Matt Leone each win two events for the Norsemen.
Friday, January 11
The following information was provided by Grosse Pointe North swimming coach Michael O’Connor. The Grosse Pointe North boys swimming and diving team defeated Henry Ford II Thursday night by a 118-63 margin. Grosse Pointe North had two double winners. Danny MacAskill took the 200- and 500-yard freestyle while Matt Leone scored wins in the 50-yard freestyle and the 100-yard backstroke. Individual winners included Patrick Turnbull in the 200-yard individual medley, William McNelis in the 1-meter diving and Matt Stander in the 100 yard breaststroke. Season best performances were recorded in the following events: Grosse Pointe North is now 2-2 (0-1 MAC Red) in dual meet competition. Coaches, athletic directors and parents are encouraged to …
Tuesday, November 13, 2012
A junior at Grosse Pointe North has died after an apparent accidental shooting, according to myfoxdetroit.com.
A Grosse Pointe North student has died after being accidentally shot at a Detroit home, according to a report on myfoxdetroit.com. Fox 2 reports that the 16-year-old junior and Harper Woods resident was at a party early Sunday morning when a 19-year-old accidentally shot her while showing off a gun. The 19-year-old also shot himself in the finger. "I couldn't believe it because she (was) a good kid, (went) to school, she didn't get into (any) trouble, none of that, just hanging (around) with the wrong crowd," Ejuan Barnett, the 16-year-old’s father, told the television station. Grosse Pointe North offered counseling services to students on Monday.
Sunday, November 4, 2012
Blue Devils finish second as a team at the Division 1 cross country state championship.
Hannah Meier and the Grosse Pointe South girls cross country team finished second at the Division 1 girls cross country state championship on Saturday at Michigan International Speedway in Brooklyn, according to the MHSAA. Meier finished second with a time of 17 minutes, 34.5 seconds. Erin Finn of West Bloomfield won the overall title with a time of 17:07.9. Meier's performance helped Grosse Pointe South finish second in the team standings with 88 points. Birmingham Seaholm won the championship with 69 points. Ersula Farrow of Grosse Pointe South finished eighth with a time of 18:05.3. Other top runners for the Blue Devils were Kelsie Schwartz (18:22.9); Haley Meier (18:32.5); and Mary Spencer (18:56.8). Other competitors for GPS were …
Saturday, October 27, 2012
The Grosse Pointe North girls cross country team finished fourth at the regional meet at Metro Beach on Friday.
Grosse Pointe South hosted the Division 1 regional cross country meet at Metro Beach on Friday, and the Blue Devils claimed the team championship with 26 points. Hannah Meier of Grosse Pointe South took first place with a time of 17 minutes, 16 seconds, and South's Kelsie Schwartz placed second. Also in the top twelve for South were Haley Meier, Ersula Farrow, Mary Spencer and Megan Sklarski. Grosse Pointe North's girls cross country team finished fourth at the meet. Allison Francis was the top finisher for Grosse Pointe North. She was 14th with a time of 18:54. Other runners for North were Katelyn Carney; Natalie Schaefer; Sarah Rustmann; Ashley Brown; Julia Rustmann; and Sydney Benson. The Grosse Pointe South boys cross country team …
Thursday, October 18, 2012
Grosse Pointe South defeats rival Grosse Pointe North 2-0 in a high school soccer district semifinal game.
Grosse Pointe South ousted Grosse Pointe North 2-0 in a Division 1 district semifinal soccer game at GPN on Wednesday night. Senior Andrew Cornwall and senior Mark Adamszek scored for Grosse Pointe South. Grosse Pointe South will play Lakeview in the district championship game on Thursday at 6:00 p.m. at Grosse Pointe North.
Thursday, October 11, 2012
Ali Scoggin, Madison Vens, Paige Micks, Jenna Paglino and Jordy Parent helped the Grosse Pointe North girls golf team finish third at a Division 2 regional tournament.
The Grosse Pointe North girls golf team finished third at the Division 2 regional tournament on Wednesday at Pontiac Country Club to qualify for the state finals. Grosse Pointe North finished with a four-player score of 376 to place third out of 15 teams at the event. Birmingham Seaholm finished first, and Fenton was second at the regional tournament. Ali Scoggin led GPN with a 90. Madison Vens shot a 92, Paige Micks had a 93 and Jenna Paglino and Jordy Parent each had a 101 for the Norsemen. “I was extremely proud of their effort under extremely difficult conditions,” Grosse Pointe North coach Brian Stackpoole wrote in an email to Patch. Grosse Pointe North will play in the Division 2 state tournament at the Meadows at Grand Valley State …
Saturday, October 6, 2012
The girls cross country team from Grosse Pointe North held a fundraiser for the American Cancer Society.
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Saturday, October 6, 2012
The Grosse Pointe North cross country team held a Fun Run and Walk fundraiser for the American Cancer Society on Saturday. Team members, coaches, parents and others took part in the event by running or walking on the track at Grosse Pointe North. Do you have a fundraiser or other event that you would like everyone to know about? Then post it in the Grosse Pointe Patch calendar. Do you have a photo from the event? Share it on Patch by clicking on the green "Upload Photos and Videos" icon.