Getting Involved at Milford High
You don’t have to be in a traditional classroom setting to learn valuable lessons in life. This is precisely why it’s so important for teens to get involved in the extracurricular activities their school offers. By getting involved with extracurricular activities, teens have an opportunity to apply things they learned in the classroom to real world situations, allows them to learn more about subjects that interest them, and lets them learn about things like teamwork and personal responsibility.
When you’re looking for a new home, it’s important to consider the quality of the schools that are nearby. However, when judging the quality of a school, don’t just limit yourself to looking at things like test scores. The more extracurricular activities a school offers, the more chances your child will have to get a well-rounded education.
As a resident of HomeFirst™’s Ridgewood manufactured home community in Milford, your teens will be able to attend school at Milford High School. There are over 800 public high schools located in the state of Michigan and in 2015, Milford High School performed higher than 84% of all schools in the state. Not only do their students have a history of getting excellent test scores, they also offer plenty of extracurricular activities to help their students reach their full potential. No matter what your teen’s interests are, they’ll have many opportunities to get involved. From performing arts to athletics and robotics, there’s something for everyone at Milford High.
For creative and artistic teens, there are lots of groups for them to join and classes to take. Milford High has a concert band, a symphonic band, a wind ensemble, a jazz band, and a marching band. They also have a great choir program and a wonderful theater program to get involved with. If your teen prefers to express themselves in other creative ways, there are plenty of ways they can do just that. Milford High’s Visual Arts department includes yearbook, pottery, digital photography, drawing, and visual communications, just to name a few.
Of course, there are plenty of athletic teams to join! Football, basketball, swimming, wrestling, volleyball, track, tennis — Milford High has them all! They even have a few more unique teams like equestrian, lacrosse, hockey, and lacrosse.
The creative and athletic teams are just the tip of the iceberg of what Milford High has to offer. Those who strive for academic success and try to be leaders in at school and in the community might be interested in joining the National Honor Society or the Leadership class. An aspiring engineer will be glad to know that Milford High School has really cool Robotics team. Does your teen dream of becoming a writer or journalist? Writing for Milford High’s newspaper would be perfect for them! Those who are intrigued by the idea of running a business or working in marketing could join the school’s DECA program and get involved with running the school store.
It’s rare to find a school that tries so hard to foster the interests of their students to the extent that Milford High School does. And best of all, by being a resident of HomeFirst™’s Ridgewood community, you won’t have to spend a fortune to live in such an amazing school district. The median price for a home in Milford is $232,200, but you won’t have to spend nearly that much to live in Ridgewood. We have manufactured homes for sale for less than half of that amount!
How would you like to own a 3 or 4 bedroom home in this spectacular city, close to the amazing Milford High School, for an unbeatable price? You can find it at Ridgewood! Not only will you have a beautiful, high quality home in a safe neighborhood, you’ll also get to enjoy some fabulous resort-like community amenities like a swimming pool and a stylish clubhouse. Once you see the prices of our homes, you’ll wish you had found Ridgewood sooner!