Skip to main content

We're Ranked the #6 Charter High School

Grand River Preparatory High School outperforms the local school district, and it doesn’t stop there. Academic excellence is the cornerstone of our educational philosophy, which has earned us recognition. Our school’s dedication to academic excellence and moral focus is evident in the recognition we’ve earned, emphasizing our commitment to preparing students to succeed in life.


Grand River Prep is the #6 Best Charter High School in the Detroit area.

Grand River Prep is the #6 Charter High School

Grand River Preparatory High School has been named the #6 charter high school in the state of Michigan by Niche, an organization that specializes in data and rankings. We're ranked the #4 charter high school in Grand Rapids, the #2 best college prep high school, and received an overall grade of A- on Niche's report card.
Learn More
Grand River Prep Principal Mike Irwin is a #MICharterHero

Principal Mike Irwin is a #MICharter Hero

Principal Irwin was recognized as April 2024's #MICharter Hero. He was nominated by more than five of his staff members! Read more about the recognition here.

Achieve earns grade A for proficiency and growth.

2022-23 School Letter Grade

Grand River Preparatory High School earned an A letter grade in graduation rate according to the 2022-23 Michigan School Grades System.

We've Earned Platinum Recognition

Our commitment to college readiness for all has earned us Platinum recognition on the 2023 AP School Honor Roll. 

AP Score Report

NHA Schools gain nearly 3.5 months of additional learning per year.

NHA Shines: Stanford's CREDO Study Shows Our Students Surpass Their Peers by 3.5 Months Each Year

A recent Stanford study shows NHA partner-school students continue to outperform their traditional public school peers. They do so by gaining nearly three-and-a-half months of additional learning. NHA also earned the new “gap busters” designation for outstanding progress in eliminating learning disparities for minority and poverty students.
Learn More About Stanford's Study
Book with grad cap

Where Students Succeed

Grand River Preparatory High School outperforms the local district in English language arts and math on the state test.

"The faculty is amazing at Grand River Prep! Students are thoroughly prepared for college."

- Grand River Preparatory High School Parent

More Information

There are a lot of factors in deciding where your child will go to school and we want to help. Use our live chat or leave your information and we will be in touch.

Contact Me

Tour the School

Schedule a school tour and learn more about our personalized teaching, moral focus program, after-school activities, clubs, sports, and more.

Visit Our School

Apply Today

Apply online, in person, or over the phone and don’t hesitate to ask us questions along the way! We are here for you.

Apply Today!