Top 10 Best Clinton County Public Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 30 public schools serving 10,794 students in Clinton County, MI (there are 5 private schools, serving 755 private students). 93% of all K-12 students in Clinton County, MI are educated in public schools (compared to the MI state average of 91%).
The top ranked public schools in Clinton County, MI are David Scott Elementary School, Waldron Elementary And Middle School and Dewitt Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Clinton County, MI public schools have an average math proficiency score of 41% (versus the Michigan public school average of 34%), and reading proficiency score of 52% (versus the 46% statewide average). Schools in Clinton County have an average ranking of 9/10, which is in the top 20% of Michigan public schools.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Michigan public school average of 35% (majority Black).

Best Public Schools in Clinton County (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
David Scott Elementary School
(Math: 72% | Reading: 67%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
804 Wilson St
Dewitt, MI 48820
(517) 668-3400
Grades: 2-4
| 463 students
Rank: #22.
Waldron Elementary And Middle School
Magnet School
(Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
11214 West Kent St
Fowler, MI 48835
(989) 593-2160
Grades: K-8
| 271 students
Rank: #33.
Dewitt Middle School
(Math: 56% | Reading: 72%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
2957 West Herbison Rd
Dewitt, MI 48820
(517) 668-3200
Grades: 6-8
| 696 students
Rank: #44.
Leonard Elementary School
(Math: 55-59% | Reading: 65-69% )
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
732 Mabbit Rd
Ovid, MI 48866
(989) 834-5029
Grades: PK-2
| 316 students
Rank: #55.
Riley Elementary School
(Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
5935 West Pratt Rd
Saint Johns, MI 48879
(989) 227-5100
Grades: PK-5
| 302 students
Rank: #66.
Pewamowestphalia Middlehigh School
(Math: 54% | Reading: 65%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
5101 South Clintonia Rd
Westphalia, MI 48894
(989) 587-5100
Grades: 6-12
| 474 students
Rank: #77.
Eureka School
(Math: 50-59% | Reading: 60-69%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
7500 N Welling Rd
Saint Johns, MI 48879
(989) 227-4900
Grades: PK-5
| 116 students
Rank: #88.
Dewitt High School
(Math: 49% | Reading: 72%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
13601 Panther Dr
Dewitt, MI 48820
(517) 668-3100
Grades: 9-12
| 995 students
Rank: #99.
Fowler High School
Magnet School
(Math: 40-49% | Reading: 60-69%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
700 South Wright Rd
Fowler, MI 48835
(989) 593-2250
Grades: 9-12
| 184 students
Rank: #1010.
Ovidelsie High School
(Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
8989 East Colony Rd
Elsie, MI 48831
(989) 834-2271
Grades: 9-12
| 433 students
Rank: #1111.
Herbison Woods Elementary School
(Math: 46% | Reading: 58%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
3147 West Herbison Rd
Dewitt, MI 48820
(517) 668-3300
Grades: 4-6
| 474 students
Rank: #1212.
St Johns High School
(Math: 36% | Reading: 67%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
501 W Sickels Street
Saint Johns, MI 48879
(989) 227-4100
Grades: 9-12
| 935 students
Rank: #1313.
Clinton County Education Center
Special Education School
(Math: ≥50% | Reading: ≥50%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
4179 South Us Highway 27
Saint Johns, MI 48879
(989) 224-6831
Grades: PK-12
| 48 students
Rank: #14 - 1514. - 15.
Blended Learning Academies Credit Recovery High School
Alternative School
Charter School
(Math: <50% | Reading: <50%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1754 E Clark Rd
Lansing, MI 48906
(517) 574-4667
Grades: 9-12
| 123 students
Rank: #14 - 1514. - 15.
Strive Academy
Alternative School
(Math: <50% | Reading: <50%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1013 S Us Highway 27
Saint Johns, MI 48879
(989) 227-5200
Grades: 9-12
| 39 students
Rank: #1616.
Oakview Elementary School
(Math: 43% | Reading: 52%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1400 South Clinton Ave
Saint Johns, MI 48879
(989) 227-4500
Grades: PK-5
| 297 students
Rank: #1717.
St Johns Middle School
(Math: 40% | Reading: 52%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
900 West Townsend Rd
Saint Johns, MI 48879
(989) 227-4300
Grades: 6-8
| 591 students
Rank: #1818.
Ovidelsie Middle School
(Math: 40% | Reading: 51%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
4041 North Hollister Rd
Elsie, MI 48831
(989) 862-4238
Grades: 6-8
| 291 students
Rank: #1919.
Wacousta Elementary School
(Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
9135 West Herbison Rd
Eagle, MI 48822
(517) 925-5940
Grades: K-4
| 376 students
Rank: #2020.
Bath High School
(Math: 25-29% | Reading: 50-54%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
6175 Clark Rd
Bath, MI 48808
(517) 641-6724
Grades: 9-12
| 320 students
Rank: #2121.
Ee Knight Elementary School
(Math: 39% | Reading: 43%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
215 North Tyler Dr
Elsie, MI 48831
(989) 862-5170
Grades: 3-5
| 286 students
Rank: #2222.
Bath Elementary School
(Math: 36% | Reading: 43%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
13789 Webster Rd
Bath, MI 48808
(517) 641-6771
Grades: PK-5
| 463 students
Rank: #2323.
Bath Middle School
(Math: 29% | Reading: 49%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
13675 Webster Rd, Po Box 310
Bath, MI 48808
(517) 641-6781
Grades: 6-8
| 229 students
Rank: #2424.
Gateway Elementary School
(Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49% )
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
915 North Lansing St
Saint Johns, MI 48879
(989) 227-4600
Grades: PK-5
| 322 students
Rank: #2525.
Ovidelsie Comm Edalt High School
Alternative School
(Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
732 N Mabbit Rd
Elsie, MI 48831
(989) 834-2271
Grades: K-12
| 70 students
Rank: #2626.
Cumberland School
(Math: 20-29% | Reading: 11-19%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2801 Cumberland Rd
Lansing, MI 48906
(517) 755-1280
Grades: PK-3
| 231 students
Rank: #2727.
Gier Park School
(Math: 6-9% | Reading: 15-19%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
401 East Gier St
Lansing, MI 48906
(517) 755-1360
Grades: PK-3
| 264 students
Rank: #2828.
Midmichigan Leadership Academy
Charter School
(Math: 5% | Reading: 11%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
730 West Maple St
Lansing, MI 48906
(517) 485-5379
Grades: PK-8
| 405 students
Rank: #2929.
Sheridan Road
(Math: 4% | Reading: 12%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
16900 Cedar St
Lansing, MI 48906
(517) 755-1630
Grades: 4-6
| 292 students
Rank: n/an/a
1721 Schavey Rd
Dewitt, MI 48820
(517) 668-3500
Grades: PK-2
| 488 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Clinton County, MI

Clinton County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
500 East Thomas St
Lansing, MI 48906
(517) 755-1150
Grades: 6-8
| 591 students
1013 South Us Hwy 27
Saint Johns, MI 48879
(989) 224-6831
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
6816 Delta River Drive
Lansing, MI 48906
(517) 925-5600
Grades: PK
| n/a students
820 North Washington Ave
Lansing, MI 48906
(517) 485-3504
Grades: PK
| n/a students
5531 W. Lowe Road
Saint Johns, MI 48879
(989) 227-4700
Grades: K-2
| 84 students
2583 Green Rd
Saint Johns, MI 48879
(989) 227-4800
Grades: K-12
| 82 students
205 West Washington St
Dewitt, MI 48820
(517) 668-3460
Grades: PK-K
| n/a students
1107 East Grand River Ave
Lansing, MI 48906
(517) 999-2730
Grades: PK
| n/a students
1107 E. Grand River Avenue
Lansing, MI 48906
(517) 755-1370
Grades: K-5
| 264 students
8989 E Colony Rd
Elsie, MI 48831
(989) 834-2271
Grades: K-12
| 13 students
1754 E. Clark Road
Lansing, MI 48906
(517) 325-6822
Grades: K-5
| 167 students
High Street Head Start (Closed 2012)
Special Education School
1717 North High St
Lansing, MI 48906
(517) 487-3994
Grades: PK
| n/a students
Mt Vernon Head Start (Closed 2012)
Special Education School
3338 North Waverly Rd
Lansing, MI 48906
(517) 323-2206
Grades: PK
| n/a students
615 North Main St
Ovid, MI 48866
(989) 834-5022
Grades: PK
| n/a students
615 N. Main Street
Ovid, MI 48866
(989) 834-5022
Grades: K-3
| 414 students
5101 South Clintonia Rd
Westphalia, MI 48894
(989) 587-5100
Grades: 7-8
| n/a students
16900 Cedar St
Lansing, MI 48906
(517) 755-1630
Grades: PK-5
| 310 students
101 West Townsend Rd
Saint Johns, MI 48879
(989) 224-1177
Grades: 5-12
| 53 students
1012 N. Walnut Street
Lansing, MI 48906
(517) 325-6880
Grades: PK-5
| 203 students
201 N. School Street
Westphalia, MI 48894
(989) 593-3488
Grades: K
| 68 students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public schools in Clinton County, MI?
The top ranked public schools in Clinton County, MI include David Scott Elementary School, Waldron Elementary And Middle School and Dewitt Middle School.
How many public schools are located in Clinton County, MI?
30 public schools are located in Clinton County, MI.
What percentage of students in Clinton County, MI go to public school?
93% of all K-12 students in Clinton County, MI are educated in public schools (compared to the MI state average of 91%).
What is the racial composition of students in Clinton County, MI?
Clinton County, MI public schools minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Michigan public schools average of 35% (majority Black).

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