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photo of construction in the new SHHS cafeteria in February 2017

Find more details on the
current South Haven
High School Renovations on our
SHPS Bond Project page! 

600 Elkenburg St.                         Ph: (269) 637-0502
South Haven, MI  49090           Fx: (269) 637-0516


 Attention Seniors: Please Note the Following Important Dates
W, May 16th, 7:30 - 11:00 AM Commencement Portraits - Required
*Listiak Lobby (cap & gown)
 W, May 16th, 11:30 - 1:00 PM Dare to Dream Walk 
*Visit all other schools in district, transportation provided
 Sat, May 19th, Depart: 6:00 PM
Return: 6:30 AM (5/20/18)
*gather in high school parking lot
 W, May 23rd EXAMS - Full day of School
*All virtual classes must be completed by 11:59 PM
 M, May 28th Memorial Day - No School
W, May 30th, 7:00 PM (arrive by 6:45 PM) Baccalaureate
*At Pentecostal Temple, 323 Abell St.
*Wear gown (no cap)
 Th, May 31st, 6:30 PM (arrive by 6:15 PM) Senior Awards Ceremony 
*At Listiak Auditorium 
*Wear cap and gown
F, June 1st, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM Mandatory Graduation Practice 
*Ratcliffe Field (lunch provided)
*Inclement weather @ high school gymnasium with no lunch
 Sun, June 3rd, 2:00 PM (arrive by 1:00 PM on visitor's side of stadium) Graduation Ratcliffe Field 
*Wear cap and gown, no tennis shoes
 **INCLEMENT WEATHER for Graduation. A decision will be made by 10:00 a.m. on Sunday, June 3rd if the location of graduation is moved to High School Gymnasium. A school messenger call will be sent.
**Don't forget to take care of ALL (lunch, athletics, and books supplies) your obligations prior to graduation practice, June 1st.
**Awards Night, Baccalaureate and Graduation are "formal" ceremonies. Attire under your gowns MUST be appropriate. MALES, dress pants and collared shirts. FEMALES, skirts/dresses, or dress pants. JEANS and/or SHORTS are not acceptable, neither are tennis shoes. Nothing inappropriate should be displayed on your caps or glued items that can fly off.


     Contact Us:
Jerry Sardina photo

photo of SHHS Assistant Principal Scott Jackson
Doug Thorne photo 
Adam Verseput photo
Jerry Sardina
Assistant Principal
Scott Jackson
Dean of Students
Doug Thorne
Athletic Director
Adam Verseput
 jsardina@shps.org sjackson@shps.org dthorne@shps.org averseput@shps.org

2017-2018 1st Semester Exam Exemption Form
2017-2018 Curriculum Guide
2018-19 Curriculum Guide
2017-2018 Student Handbook
2016-2017 School Profile

South Haven High School’s mission is to empower students with the skills needed to succeed in higher educational pursuits, global employment, and lifelong learning in an interdependent world.

Outstanding Academics
• ACT Scores above state and national averages
• Honors and college courses on campus
• High acceptance rates at selective colleges

 Award-winning Fine Arts
• Band, Choir and Orchestra programs
• State, National and International recognition of quality
• Local, Regional, State and National Awards won by South Haven High School Art students

 Technology Leader
• Award-winning student video production
• Excellent student-to-computer ratio, all students have access to computers
• Latest technology in classrooms, labs and library
• Technology integrated into the learning process

 Safe, Positive Environment
• Strong programs and personnel to maintain a safe school and positive learning environment
• Numerous clubs and activities including international travel
• Diverse student population with quality relationships

 Comprehensive Athletic Program
• Quality facilities along with strength-training programs
• Twenty-one sports; thirty-eight different teams: opportunities for everyone
• Competitive schedule; numerous state qualifiers   

2017-18 Hours:
Start Time:         7:30 a.m.
Dismissal Time:  2:19 p.m.

Full Day Bell Schedule

Regular Office Hours
8:00 a.m. - 3:45 p.m.  
Monday - Friday

Upcoming Events

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