A scene from 'Guys and Dolls'
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

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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.


CAEEF celebration dinner slated for September 9

The public is invited to the Crawford AuSable Excellence in Education Foundation's first celebration dinner, which will be held at Grayling High School on Saturday, September 9, 2017, at 4 p.m. The evening's program includes tours of all three schools, the 8th induction of Hall of Fame honorees and the unveiling of the CASD Paddlers Hall of Fame mural. Get more information.



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. 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. 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. The food pantry was featured on the Inspired website.


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


2017-2018 sports physicals available in Viking Wellness Center

Viking Wellness CenterSports physicals are available on three dates this summer -- June 27, July 5 and July 6 -- in the Viking Wellness Center, which is located in Room C309 of GHS.

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!

Bridge Magazine LogoGHS 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

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.
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

July 24
Percussion Parade Camp
8:30 AM
Grayling Middle School, 500 Spruce St, Grayling, MI 49738, USA
Percussion Parade Camp
Jul 24
8:30 AM to 10:30 AM
Grayling Middle School, 500 Spruce St, Grayling, MI 49738, USA
Band
Band Leadership Meeting
10:30 AM
Grayling Middle School, 500 Spruce St, Grayling, MI 49738, USA
Band Leadership Meeting
Jul 24
10:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Grayling Middle School, 500 Spruce St, Grayling, MI 49738, USA
Band
July 25
Percussion Camp
8:30 AM
Grayling Middle School, 500 Spruce St, Grayling, MI 49738, USA
Percussion Camp
Jul 25
8:30 AM to 10:30 AM
Grayling Middle School, 500 Spruce St, Grayling, MI 49738, USA
Band
8:30 am Warm-Up and Review cadences and marching skills 9:10 am Break 9:15 am Parade Practice marching to Kids Day Activities at City Park
Mentor/Mentee Day
10:30 AM
Grayling Middle School, 500 Spruce St, Grayling, MI 49738, USA
Mentor/Mentee Day
Jul 25
10:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Grayling Middle School, 500 Spruce St, Grayling, MI 49738, USA
Band
This event is for new students to have the opporunity to work with their mentors on their marching skills. This will prepare them better for the parade camp, which starts Wednesday.
July 26
HS Band Parade Camp
8:30 AM
Grayling Middle School, 500 Spruce St, Grayling, MI 49738, USA
HS Band Parade Camp
Jul 26
8:30 AM to 10:30 AM
Grayling Middle School, 500 Spruce St, Grayling, MI 49738, USA
Band
HS Band Uniform Fittings
10:30 AM
Grayling High School, 1135 N Old 27, Grayling, MI 49738, USA
HS Band Uniform Fittings
Jul 26
10:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Grayling High School, 1135 N Old 27, Grayling, MI 49738, USA
Band
July 27
HS Band Parade Camp
8:30 AM
Grayling Middle School, 500 Spruce St, Grayling, MI 49738, USA
HS Band Parade Camp
Jul 27
8:30 AM to 10:30 AM
Grayling Middle School, 500 Spruce St, Grayling, MI 49738, USA
Band
HS Band Uniform Fittings
10:30 AM
Grayling High School, 1135 N Old 27, Grayling, MI 49738, USA
HS Band Uniform Fittings
Jul 27
10:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Grayling High School, 1135 N Old 27, Grayling, MI 49738, USA
Band
Canoe Marathon
2:00 PM
Canoe Marathon
Jul 27
2:00 PM to 8:00 PM
GES
July 28
HS Band Parade Camp
8:30 AM
Grayling Middle School, 500 Spruce St, Grayling, MI 49738, USA
HS Band Parade Camp
Jul 28
8:30 AM to 10:30 AM
Grayling Middle School, 500 Spruce St, Grayling, MI 49738, USA
Band
Canoe Marathon
9:00 AM
Canoe Marathon
Jul 28
9:00 AM to 8:00 PM
GES
July 29
Au Sable River Festival Parade (3:00 pm)
1:30 PM
Michigan Avenue, Michigan Ave, Grayling, MI 49738, USA
Au Sable River Festival Parade (3:00 pm)
Jul 29
1:30 PM to 4:00 PM
Michigan Avenue, Michigan Ave, Grayling, MI 49738, USA
Band
1:30 pm Meet at MS Band Room, Band Picture 2:15 pm Depart for Parade Line Up 2:30 pm At line up 3:00 pm Parade 4:00 pm Parade Done - load equipment to trailer for band camp