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For the 2021 school year, there are 85 blue ribbon public schools serving 38,284 students in Michigan.
Blue ribbon schools have been recognized by the Department of Education for achieving superior standards of academic excellence. Read more about this national school awards program and how blue ribbon schools work.
The top ranked blue ribbon public schools in Michigan are Gallimore Elementary School, Webster Elementary School and Dearborn Stem Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Michigan blue ribbon public schools have an average math proficiency score of 66% (versus the Michigan public school average of 33%), and reading proficiency score of 69% (versus the 39% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the Michigan public school average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Michigan Blue Ribbon Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Students Year
  • Rank: #1-21.-2.
    Gallimore Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: ≥99% | Reading: 98%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    8375 North Sheldon Rd
    Canton, MI 48187
    (734) 416-3150

    349 students
    Year: 2017
  • Rank: #1-21.-2.
    Webster Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: ≥99% | Reading: 98%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    32401 Pembroke St
    Livonia, MI 48152
    (734) 774-2795

    315 students
    Year: 2020
  • Rank: #33.
    Dearborn Stem Middle School Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    22586 Ann Arbor Trl
    Dearborn Heights, MI 48127
    (313) 827-1902

    158 students
    Year: 2018
  • Rank: #44.
    Handley School Magnet School
    Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    224 North Elm St
    Saginaw, MI 48602
    (989) 399-4250

    323 students
    Year: 2017
  • Rank: #55.
    Brown Elementary School Math: ≥95% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    8064 Byron Center Ave Sw
    Byron Center, MI 49315
    (616) 878-6200

    524 students
    Year: 2015
  • Rank: #66.
    Angell School Math: 90-94% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    1608 South University Ave
    Ann Arbor, MI 48104
    (734) 994-1907

    336 students
    Year: 2015
  • Rank: #77.
    Hemmeter Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 90% | Reading: 94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    1890 Hemmeter Rd
    Saginaw, MI 48638
    (989) 797-1832

    387 students
    Year: 2020
  • Rank: #88.
    Bemis Elementary School Math: 89% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    3571 Northfield Parkway
    Troy, MI 48084
    (248) 823-4100

    551 students
    Year: 2014, 2020
  • Rank: #99.
    Jeffers Elementary School Math: 90-94% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    16031 144th Ave
    Spring Lake, MI 49456
    (616) 846-5503

    368 students
    Year: 2018
  • Rank: #1010.
    Martin Luther King Elementary School Math: 91% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    3800 Waldenwood Dr
    Ann Arbor, MI 48105
    (734) 994-1940

    504 students
    Year: 2014
  • Rank: #1111.
    Schroeder Elementary School Math: 85% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    3541 Jack Drive
    Troy, MI 48084
    (248) 823-3600

    520 students
    Year: 2016
  • Rank: #1212.
    Amerman Elementary School Math: 83% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    847 North Center St
    Northville, MI 48167
    (248) 465-2100

    517 students
    Year: 2019
  • Rank: #13-1413.- 14.
    Lewis Maire Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    740 Cadieux Rd
    Grosse Pointe, MI 48230
    (313) 432-4300

    305 students
    Year: 2017
  • Rank: #13-1413.- 14.
    Okemos Public Montessoricentral Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    4406 Okemos Rd
    Okemos, MI 48864
    (517) 706-5400

    327 students
    Year: 2016
  • Rank: #1515.
    Wass Elementary School Math: 79% | Reading: 88%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    2340 Willard Drive
    Troy, MI 48085
    (248) 823-3900

    426 students
    Year: 2019
  • Rank: #1616.
    Boulan Park Middle School Math: 83% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    3570 Northfield Parkway
    Troy, MI 48084
    (248) 823-4900

    825 students
    Year: 2019
  • Rank: #1717.
    Musson Elementary School Math: 84% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    3500 Dutton Rd
    Rochester, MI 48306
    (248) 726-4200

    512 students
    Year: 2014, 2020
  • Rank: #18-1918.- 19.
    Lakewood Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    2134 West Lakewood Blvd
    Holland, MI 49424
    (616) 786-1400

    294 students
    Year: 2019
  • Rank: #18-1918.- 19.
    Marshall Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    1756 64th St Sw
    Byron Center, MI 49315
    (616) 878-6300

    531 students
    Year: 2016
  • Rank: #2020.
    Countryside Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 81% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    8200 Eastern Ave Se
    Byron Center, MI 49315
    (616) 878-6900

    524 students
    Year: 2017
  • Rank: #2121.
    Rosy Mound School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    14016 Lakeshore Dr
    Grand Haven, MI 49417
    (616) 850-6700

    327 students
    Year: 2018
  • Rank: #2222.
    Brewster Elementary School Math: 79% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1535 Brewster Rd
    Rochester, MI 48306
    (248) 726-3300

    403 students
    Year: 2017
  • Rank: #2323.
    Wines Elementary School Math: 85% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1701 Newport Rd
    Ann Arbor, MI 48103
    (734) 994-1973

    442 students
    Year: 2015
  • Rank: #2424.
    Achieve Charter Academy Charter School
    Math: 76% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    3250 Denton Rd
    Canton, MI 48188
    (734) 397-0960

    776 students
    Year: 2018
  • Rank: #2525.
    Lakeside School Math: 72% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    2325 Hall St Se
    Grand Rapids, MI 49506
    (616) 235-7553

    432 students
    Year: 2016
  • Rank: #26-2726.- 27.
    Forest Grove Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1645 32nd Ave
    Hudsonville, MI 49426
    (616) 896-9429

    316 students
    Year: 2015
  • Rank: #26-2726.- 27.
    Peach Plains School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    15849 Comstock St
    Grand Haven, MI 49417
    (616) 850-5800

    333 students
    Year: 2019
  • Rank: #2828.
    Holmes Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    426 River St
    Spring Lake, MI 49456
    (616) 846-5504

    428 students
    Year: 2018
  • Rank: #29-3029.- 30.
    Eagle Lake Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    69410 Section St
    Edwardsburg, MI 49112
    (269) 663-1040

    391 students
    Year: 2018
  • Rank: #29-3029.- 30.
    Lake Hills Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    18181 Dogwood Dr
    Spring Lake, MI 49456
    (616) 850-5600

    270 students
    Year: 2018
  • Rank: #3131.
    Van Hoosen Middle School Math: 73% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1339 North Adams Rd
    Rochester, MI 48306
    (248) 726-4900

    895 students
    Year: 2014
  • Rank: #3232.
    Wealthy School Math: 70% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1961 Lake Dr Se
    Grand Rapids, MI 49506
    (616) 235-7550

    398 students
    Year: 2015
  • Rank: #33-3433.- 34.
    Jamestown Upper Elementary School Math: 69% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    3291 Lincoln Ct
    Hudsonville, MI 49426
    (616) 896-9375

    322 students
    Year: 2014
  • Rank: #33-3433.- 34.
    Martell Elementary School Math: 69% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    5666 Livernois Road
    Troy, MI 48098
    (248) 823-3800

    486 students
    Year: 2019
  • Rank: #3535.
    Hamlin Elementary School Math: 70% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    270 West Hamlin Rd
    Rochester, MI 48307
    (248) 726-3600

    427 students
    Year: 2017
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