School Details

New Buffalo Senior High School

1112 East Clay Street, New Buffalo, MI 49117
(269) 469-6001

(out of 10)

Public Grades 9-12 260 students 13 students/teacher (MI avg is 18)

Test Scores by grade


Michigan Merit Examination (MME)

In 2010-2011 Michigan used the Michigan Merit Examination (MME) to assess students in grade 11 in reading, writing, math, science and social studies. The MME is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Michigan. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
  • This school in 2011
  • New Buffalo Area Schools average
  • Michigan state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

New Buffalo Senior High School is a public high school in Grand Beach. The principal of New Buffalo Senior High School is Guy Reece, who can be contacted at 260 children attend New Buffalo Senior High School and identify mostly as White, non-Hispanic; Multiracial; and Hispanic. 38% of the 260 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at New Buffalo Senior High School is 13:1. Lalumiere School Inc is one of the nearest high schools.

Extracurricular activities


  • Band
  • Ceramics sculpture
  • Chorus
  • Dance
  • Drawing painting
  • Photography
  • Theater drama

Languages Taught

  • French
  • Japanese
  • Spanish


  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Cheerleading
  • Cross country
  • Football
  • Golf
  • P.E. classes
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Tennis
  • Track
  • Volleyball
  • Wrestling

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 90% 92%
Multiracial 3% %
Hispanic 3% 3%
Asian/Pacific Islander 2% 1%
Asian 2% %
Black, non-Hispanic 1% 2%
American Indian/Alaskan Native 0.8% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.8% 0.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.4% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 38% 40%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (6 years ago)

    my son had a acciedent his begining of his sophmore year.The teachers principle and rest of the staff was very understanding and helpful.My son graduated 2008 and is now in college.He could have never done it at any other school.New Buffalo is a wonderful school with the staffs help my son was able to walk and receive his diploma.He made it!!!!!!!!!!!!

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