Grindsted Gymnasium was founded in 1961 and has been in its present buildings since 1963. In 1999 -2001 a new canteen and a new language, history and arts block was completed. In 2010 the science area was completely renovated. Everywhere you are able to connect your laptop to the wireless internet connection.
The school backs onto a park and the local stream, with the central town library, swimming baths, sports halls, and local primary and lower-secondary school as its immediate neighbours.
The catchment area of the school has a radius of about 25 kilometres.
Students and staff
App. 500 students attend the school, divided among 20 classes. There are science, language and music lines. Sport is an obligatory subject in all classes.
55 full-time teachers are on the staff, with a few part-time teachers. The technical-administrative staff counts 11 employees .