Boone Grove High School

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Boone Grove High School
Boone Grove High School logo.jpg
260 South 500 West
Valparaiso, Indiana, 46385
United States
Coordinates 41°23′47″N 87°09′56″W / 41.396296°N 87.165572°W / 41.396296; -87.165572Coordinates: 41°23′47″N 87°09′56″W / 41.396296°N 87.165572°W / 41.396296; -87.165572
Type Public
Established 1913
School district Porter Township School Corporation
Superintendent Stacey Schmidt
Principal Garry DeRossett
Grades 9-12
Enrollment 548[1] (2009-2010)
Color(s) Blue & White         
Athletics conference Porter County Conference
Nickname Wolves
Rival Wheeler Bearcats

Boone Grove High School is a school located in Valparaiso, Indiana, United States. It is part of the Porter Township School Corporation.

Boone Grove High School includes grades 9-12. In 1913, the first 4-year commissioned high school was built in Boone Grove. The current Boone Grove High School opened in 1995 and is located at 260 S 500 W in Valparaiso, Indiana. Principal Garry DeRossett has been with the school for 11 years. The school's colors are Royal Blue and White. The mascot is the wolf. Athletic teams participate in the Porter County Conference (PCC).


The following sports programs are offered at Boone Grove:[2]

Men's Sports[edit]

  • Football
  • Wrestling
  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Track
  • Cross Country
  • Golf
  • Bowling Club
  • Soccer
  • Volleyball


Ethnicity 2006-2007:

  • Caucasian: 93%
    • State Average: 82%
  • Hispanic: 5%
    • State Average: 5%
  • Black: 1%
    • State Average: 12%
  • Asian: 1%
    • State Average: 1%

Free Lunch 2006-2007:

Paid Student Lunches:92%

Free Student Lunches:5%

Reduced Student Lunches:3%

ISTEP Results 2006-2007:

Boone Grove High School Passing Percentage: 81.3%

State Average (Public and NonPublic): 72.6%


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