MUSKEGON, Mich.—Mona Shores High School has made the list of “America’s Most Challenging High Schools.”
The Washington Post compiled the Challenge Index to identify schools that are the most successful at persuwading average students to take college level courses and tests. This year, Mona Shores High School ranks 1,078th out of 22,00 high schools nationwide, and 13th in the state of Michigan.
Nearly 400 Mona Shores High School students will participate in AP testing this spring.
Other West Michigan schools that made the list of challenging high schools include: Grand River Prep in Kentwood (#2), Black River in Holland (#4), East Grand Rapids (#8), Lowell (#13), Portage Central in Portage (#23) and Jenison (#29).