Newaygo Public Schools

All Schools
(5)
High Schools
(2)
Middle Schools
(2)
Elementary
(3)
Private Schools
(1)
There are 5 public schools in Newaygo, MI, serving 1,698 students.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Michigan state average of 33%.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is less than the state average of 18:1.

Newaygo, Michigan Public Schools

  • School Location Students Grades
  • NewaygoLearning Center East
    Alternative School
    941 76th St
    NewaygoMI49337
    (231)652-4000
    Alternative School
    59 students | Gr. 5-12
  • Newaygo
    Newaygo High School
    200 East St
    NewaygoMI49337
    (231)652-1646
    525 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Newaygo
    Newaygo Middle School
    850 76th St
    NewaygoMI49337
    (231)652-1285
    373 students | Gr. 6-8
  • Newaygo
    Velma Matson Upper Elementary School
    29 Post St
    NewaygoMI49337
    (231)652-2100
    364 students | Gr. 3-5
  • Newaygo
    Vera Wilsie Elementary School
    140 Main St
    NewaygoMI49337
    (231)652-6371
    377 students | Gr. KG-2

Town Statistics

Recent Public School Articles
Parent-Teacher Conferences: Parents’ How-To Guide
Parent-Teacher Conferences: Parents’ How-To Guide
Communicating early and often with your child’s teacher is an important aspect of ensuring your child has the best possible education. Yet, sometimes parent-teacher conferences can be stressful for a variety of factors. In this article we provide a how-to guide for making the most out of your parent-teacher conference experience.
The Parents’ Guide to Common Core
The Common Core State Standards were developed as a means to prepare K-12 students for success in college or the workforce upon graduation from high school. Since their inception, they have been adopted by 43 states. While much support has been given for the standards, many criticisms have emerged as well.
White Students are Now the Minority in U.S. Public Schools
Increasing birth rates among immigrant families from Asia and Central and South America, combined with lower birth rates among white families, means that for the first time in history, public school students in the United States are majority-minority. This shift in demographics poses difficulties for schools as they work to accommodate children of varying language abilities and socio-economic backgrounds.
Did You Know?
Newaygo, 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 0.19, which is lower than the Michigan average of 0.25. The most diverse school in Newaygo is Newaygo County Alt. Ed. Academy. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Michigan or national school diversity statistics.