A scene from
Viking Football Team
Kindergarten students do science journaling
The GHS Band in concert
Science classes use Kirtland's telescope to view the transit of Mercury
2016 GHS graduates visit Grayling Elementary School
The Viking Band performs at Carnival 2016
VIKING COUNTRY
GHS Spirit Week 2014
GHS Graduation 2014

Welcome to the Crawford AuSable School District


GHS named 3rd best traditional high school in Michigan

Grayling High School earned an "A" grade and was rated the 3rd best traditional high school in Michigan in 2016 -- behind Okemos (10th) and Bloomingdale (11th) -- and placing it in the 98th percentile among state schools. Overall, GHS was named the 14th best high school out of the 639 high schools ranked. Learn more about this great honor.


Hall of Fame induction ceremony date changed

Alumni Hall of Fame WallThe 8th Alumni Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony date has been changed: It will be held before the Crawford AuSable Excellence in Education Foundation Dinner at Grayling High School on Saturday, September 9, 2017.
Nomination petitions are due May 31, 2017. Print a nomination.

 


Viking Food Pantry created at GHS

Food PantryGHS's Supporting our Students (S.O.S.) Committee -- with assistance from the Student Senate -- has created the Viking Pantry, a food pantry that provides non-perishable foods and hygiene items for GHS students. 

Students are invited via email to complete and submit Google orders during the school week. Bags are filled and then delivered in a confidential manner to recipients on Fridays.   

Donations can be brought to the GHS Main Office during school hours or placed in drop boxes located at the GHS main entrance, the gymnasium entrance and the Ferguson Field entrance.
The food pantry was featured on the Inspired website.


Crawford AuSable Excellence Education FoundationFoundation established to generate scholarship funds

The Crawford AuSable Excellence in Education Foundation (CAEEF) was created in August 2015 to provide scholarships to graduating students who plan to attend a post-secondary school to earn a degree and to provide funds for educational grants to individuals and groups in the CASD.


CASD named to AP® Honor Roll again

AP Honor Roll RecipientThe CASD is one of only 433 school districts in the United States and Canada named to the 7th Annual Advanced Placement® Honor Roll by the College Board. The passing rate for students taking AP® exams in the CASD is 82% compared to Michigan's passing rate of 66% and the global passing rate of 61%. CASD was one of only 23 districts in Michigan and the only district in northern Michigan to be honored.  This is the third time CASD has received this award.

 


CASD is a 2016-17 School of Choice

The CASD accepts applications for non-resident students under sections 105 and/or 105c of the State School Aid Act.

PDF DocumentSchool of Choice


Viking Wellness Center

Viking Wellness CenterOur Viking Wellness Center is housed in Room C309 of GHS and is open on Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. for CASD students ages 10-21.

 

 

Points of Pride

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CASD highlighted on MICoOp website

The CASD was highlighted on the Michigan CoOp website. Read the entire article.

CASD named to 7th annual AP® District Honor Roll

The CASD was named to the College Board's 7th Annual AP® District Honor Roll, one of 433 school districts in the U.S. and Canada that increased access to AP® courses for a broader number of students and also maintained or improved the rate at which their AP® students earned scores of 3 or higher on an AP Exam.
Read the MDE article.

GHS named 3rd best traditional HS in Michigan by the Mackinac Center

Grayling High School earned an "A" grade and was rated the 3rd best traditional high school in Michigan in 2016 -- behind Okemos (10th) and Bloomingdale (11th) -- and placing it in the 98th percentile among state schools. Overall, GHS was named the 14th best high school out of 639 high schools ranked. See the Performance Report.

GHS named Academic State Champ – again!

GHS is among 44 high schools statewide named 2015 Academic State Champs – chosen from among nearly 770 high schools across Michigan – in Bridge magazine’s fifth annual list. Rankings were based on the percent of students at each school deemed career or college ready when adjusted for student poverty levels.

CASD Spotlights

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Messages to Students To get a message to your child before the end of the school day, please call GES (344-3654) before 2:15, GMS (344-3559) before 2:30 and GHS before 2:40 p.m.
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School Closure Information School closing and emergency information is available 24 hours a day by calling 989-344-3530.

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District Calendars

April 26
Early On
8:30 AM
Grayling Elementary School, 306 Plum St, Grayling, MI 49738, USA
Early On
Apr 26
8:30 AM to 9:30 AM
Grayling Elementary School, 306 Plum St, Grayling, MI 49738, USA
CASD
HS PT Conferences
5:00 PM
HS PT Conferences
Apr 26
5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
GHS
Parent/Teacher Conference HS/GLOE
5:00 PM
Grayling High School, 1135 N Old 27, Grayling, MI 49738, USA
Parent/Teacher Conference HS/GLOE
Apr 26
5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Grayling High School, 1135 N Old 27, Grayling, MI 49738, USA
CASD
April 27
Girls V Soccer
Kalkaska High School, 109 N Birch St, Kalkaska, MI 49646, USA
Girls V Soccer
Apr 27
Kalkaska High School, 109 N Birch St, Kalkaska, MI 49646, USA
CASD
April 28
State Band Festival
State Band Festival
Apr 28
GHS
April 28 - April 29
State Band & Orchestra Festival
3:00 PM
Site TBA
State Band & Orchestra Festival
Apr 28 - Apr 29
3:00 PM to 5:30 PM
Site TBA
Band
Schedule TBA, if we qualify
April 29
HS Prom
8:00 PM
HS Prom
Apr 29
8:00 PM to 11:00 PM
GHS
May 1
Girls V Soccer
Grayling High School, 1135 N Old 27, Grayling, MI 49738, USA
Girls V Soccer
May 1
Grayling High School, 1135 N Old 27, Grayling, MI 49738, USA
CASD
vs Elk Rapids
AP Env. Sci. Exam
8:00 AM
AP Env. Sci. Exam
May 1
8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
GHS
AP Psychology Exam
12:00 PM
AP Psychology Exam
May 1
12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
GHS