Pentwater Public School

Tel: (231)869-4100
Grades: PK-12

282 students

Pentwater Public School serves 282 students in grades PK-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the MI average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 33%.
Pentwater Public School operates within the Pentwater Public School District.

Overview

The student population of 282 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-12
Total Students 282 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
Students by Grade Pentwater Public School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.22 is less than the state average of 0.26. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 18:1
American Indian
1%
1%
Hispanic
6%
6%
White
88%
67%
All Ethnic Groups Pentwater Public School Sch Ethnicity Pentwater Public School Sta Ethnicity
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.22 0.26
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
50%
44%
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 282 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Pentwater Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
3
Number of Students Managed 282 930
Pentwater Public   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $3 MM $11 MM
Pentwater Public   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $3 MM $11 MM
Pentwater Public   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,510 $11,537
Pentwater Public   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,870 $11,612
Pentwater Public   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Oisd Developmental Center (6.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Hart Middle School (6.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Oisd Developmental Center (6.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • HartHart Middle School
    308 Johnson St West
    HartMI 49420
    (231)873-6320
    6.5 mi | 369 students | Gr. 5-8                      
  • HartSpitler Elementary School
    302 Johnson St West
    HartMI 49420
    (231)873-6340
    6.5 mi | 498 students | Gr. KG-4                      
  • HartOisd Developmental Center
    Special Education School
    302 Johnson St West
    HartMI 49420
    (231)873-5651
    Special Education School

    6.5 mi | n/a students | Gr. KG-12                      
  • HartHart High School
    300 Johnson St West
    HartMI 49420
    (231)873-5691
    6.5 mi | 388 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • HartMason-lake Special Education At Oceana Elementary School
    Special Education School
    844 Griswold St
    HartMI 49420
    (231)757-3716
    Special Education School

    7.3 mi | 29 students | Gr. PK                      

School Reviews

  • Recommended November 20, 2014 - I have been going to this school for almost 3 years and it is just so much fun. Most people where so welcoming when i arrived at Pentwater public school. I would have to say that the teachers and most students where very nice. I have way more friends at this school than i did at my old school;) - Posted by Student/Alumni

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Oceana County, MI public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.37, which is higher than the Michigan average of 0.26. The most diverse school district in Oceana County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Michigan or national school diversity statistics.