Swan Valley High School in Shields, MI - Niche

Overall
Niche Grade
Details
  • Grades
    9-12
  • Students
    599
  • Type
    Public, Coed
  • Reviews
    85 4.0
  • Ranking

Swan Valley High School is a public coed school in Shields, Michigan. It has 599 students in grades 9-12. According to state standards, 44% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 85 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

8400 Ohern Rd
Saginaw, MI 48609
(989) 921-2401

Ratings and Reviews
4.0 from 85 reviews
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    • Niche User
    • 4
    Overall Experience: It was great, I loved my teachers and peers. It felt like you were apart of a big family.
    • Niche User
    • 5
    Teachers: Very knowledgeable and genuinely care about the students.
    • High School Senior
    • 5
    Teachers: The teachers are great. Everyone is flexible and understanibg of students situations.
    • Niche User
    • 5
    Overall Experience: Many of the parents were highly involved in different events and activities that the school hosted. Many students could go to the helpful parents and they would treat them like their own.
    • Niche User
    • 5
    Teachers: I believe they were some of the best educators I have ever had. They truly care about the success of their students, which has helped me a lot.

Academics Read more about this school's academics

Nearby Schools

Niche Grade Name Type
2.66 Robert B. Havens Elementary School Public, Coed
2.33 Swan Valley Middle School Public, Coed
Community Baptist Christian School Private, Religious, Coed
Michael J. McGivney School Public, Alternative, Coed
2.66 Shields Elementary School Public, Coed
2.66 Arrowwood Elementary School Public, Coed
3.00 Nouvel Catholic Central High School Private, Religious, Coed
Peace Lutheran School Private, Religious, Coed
2.66 White Pine Middle School Public, Coed
St. Thomas Aquinas Elementary School Private, Religious, Coed
3.00 Westdale Elementary School Public, Coed
St. John's Evangelical Lutheran School Private, Religious, Coed
3.00 Heritage High School Public, Coed
2.66 Weiss Elementary School Public, Coed
3.33 Hemmeter Elementary School Public, Magnet, Coed
1.66 Arthur Hill High School Public, Magnet, Coed
1.66 Chester F. Miller School Public, Coed
St. Stephen Catholic School Private, Religious, Coed
1.66 Merrill Park Elementary School Public, Coed
Grace Christian School Private, Religious, Coed
3.00 Sherwood Elementary School Public, Coed
1.66 Thompson Middle School Public, Coed
1.66 Kempton Elementary School Public, Coed
Gethsemane Lutheran School Private, Religious, Coed
2.66 Freeland Elementary School Public, Coed
2.66 Michigan Lutheran Seminary Private, Religious, Coed
St. Paul's Lutheran School Private, Religious, Coed
2.33 Valley Lutheran High School Private, Religious, Coed
2.66 Freeland Learning Center Public, Coed
St. John's Lutheran School Private, Religious, Coed
2.66 Freeland Middle/High School Public, Coed
1.00 Mackinaw High School Public, Alternative, Coed
Ruben Daniels Community School Public, Alternative, Coed
Holy Cross Lutheran School Private, Religious, Coed
Career Opportunities Center Public, Coed
The Success Academy Public, Alternative, Coed
1.66 Herig Elementary School Public, Coed
Tri-City Seventh-day Adventist School Private, Religious, Coed
2.66 Handley School Public, Magnet, Coed
1.66 Jessie Rouse Elementary School Public, Coed
St. Peter Lutheran School Private, Religious, Coed
Program for Academic & Lifeskills Public, Magnet, Coed
1.66 St. Charles Community High School Public, Coed
1.66 Stone School Public, Coed
St. Charles Virtual School Public, Alternative, Coed
2.00 St. Charles Elementary School Public, Coed
2.00 Anna M. Thurston Middle School Public, Coed
Bethlehem Lutheran School Private, Religious, Coed
1.33 Francis Reh Academy Public, Charter, Coed
3.66 Saginaw Arts & Sciences Academy Public, Magnet, Coed
1.66 North Saginaw Charter Academy Public, Charter, Coed
2.66 Hemlock High School Public, Coed
2.66 Hemlock Elementary School Public, Coed
2.33 K.C. Ling Elementary School Public, Coed
2.33 Hemlock Middle School Public, Coed
1.66 Zilwaukee International Studies School Public, Coed
2.00 Carrollton Elementary School Public, Coed
2.00 Carrollton Middle School Public, Coed
1.33 Ruben Daniels Middle School Public, Coed
St. John Lutheran School Private, Religious, Coed
Saginaw Learn to Earn Academy Public, Charter, Coed
Great Lakes Bay Early College Public, Coed
2.33 Carrollton High School Public, Coed
2.00 Saginaw High School Public, Coed
1.66 Houghton Elementary School Public, Coed
1.66 International Academy of Saginaw Public, Charter, Magnet, Coed
1.66 Loomis Math, Science & Technology Academy Public, Coed
1.33 Heavenrich Elementary School Public, Coed
Sheridan Road Baptist School Private, Religious, Coed
Bridgeport Baptist Academy Private, Religious, Coed
1.66 Thomas White School Public, Coed
1.00 Bridgeport-Spaulding Middle School - Martin G. Atkins Public, Coed
1.33 Martin G. Atkins Elementary School Public, Magnet, Coed
M.G. Millet Learning Center Public, Coed

Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
2.66 Freeland Middle/High School 8 mi. 834
1.66 St. Charles Community High School 9 mi. 321
3.66 Saginaw Arts & Sciences Academy 7 mi. 628
2.66 Hemlock High School 7 mi. 426
2.33 Carrollton High School 8 mi. 522

Around Swan Valley High School

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Student Demographics Read more about this school's student culture and diversity

Gender

Gender
Female 45%
Male 54%

Student Diversity

Swan Valley High School United States Michigan Carrollton High School Freeland Middle/High School Hemlock High School Saginaw Arts & Sciences Academy St. Charles Community High School
White 87.0% 51.0% 70.8% 50.0% 94.0% 93.0% 47.0% 89.0%
Hispanic 10.0% 25.0% 6.6% 20.0% 2.0% 5.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Asian 1.0% 4.8% 2.9% 0% 1.0% 0% 10.0% 0%
Native American 0% 1.1% 0.7% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
African American 0% 15.0% 15.8% 24.0% 1.0% 0% 30.0% 0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0.1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Multiracial 0% 2.8% 2.8% 3.0% 0% 0% 0% 0%

Enrollment

Enrollment
Grade 9 22.2%
Grade 10 27.9%
Grade 11 25.7%
Grade 12 24.2%

Educational Outcomes Read more about this school's educational outcomes

Student Opinions

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 14 responses

  • 79% Yes
  • 7% Not sure.
  • 14% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 7 responses

  • 62% Teachers
  • 38% Excellence

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 8 responses

  • 75% Caring teachers
  • 25% Togetherness of students and staff

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 8 responses

  • 50% Excellent education
  • 25% Great
  • 25% Small

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 7 responses

  • 100% Just manage your time to make homework number one

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 9 responses

  • 11% I love everything about this school.
  • 78% I like mostly everything about this school, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 0% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 11% I hate everything about this school.