Starting Fall 2017, the Early Middle College Program at Ottawa Hills High School will allow students the opportunity to take college courses right at Ottawa Hills.

The program will begin in 10th grade with students taking college courses, along with high school classes. Students in the program complete a 13th year made up primarily of college 

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courses. The result is students graduate after year 13 with a high school diploma and an associate degree with at least 60 transferable credits! Students need to apply in 9th grade and have a minimum 2.5 GPA. Students applying for the program should also have a positive behavior and attendance record. 


PROGRAM BENEFITS

• Able to receive equivalent of 2 full years of college with no financial aid or debt

• Courses taught by Grand Rapids Community College professors

• Class sizes capped at 25

• Access to academic counseling and support throughout the program

Sample Schedule

10th grade - 2 college courses

11th grade - 4 college courses

12th grade - 6 college courses

Year 13 -10 college courses

 

Kaushik Sarkar
Ottawa Hills High School 
2055 Rosewood S.E.
Grand Rapids, MI 49506
Breakfast 7:10 A.M. Start Time 7:30 A.M. Dismissal 2:21
p.616.819.2900 f.616-819-2877