Top 5 Best Coldwater Public Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 9 public schools serving 3,444 students in Coldwater, MI (there are 2 private schools, serving 205 private students). 94% of all K-12 students in Coldwater, MI are educated in public schools (compared to the MI state average of 91%).
The top ranked public schools in Coldwater, MI are Larsen Elementary School, Jefferson Elementary School and Legg Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Coldwater, MI public schools have an average math proficiency score of 28% (versus the Michigan public school average of 34%), and reading proficiency score of 37% (versus the 46% statewide average). Schools in Coldwater have an average ranking of 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Michigan public schools.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Michigan public school average of 35% (majority Black).

Best Public Schools in Coldwater, MI (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Larsen Elementary School
Magnet School
(Math: 35-39% | Reading: 60-64% )
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
25 Parkhurst Ave
Coldwater, MI 49036
(517) 279-5960
Grades: PK-1
| 419 students
Rank: #22.
Jefferson Elementary School
Magnet School
(Math: 35-39% | Reading: 30-34%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
15 Vans Ave
Coldwater, MI 49036
(517) 279-5970
Grades: 2-3
| 374 students
Rank: #33.
Legg Middle School
Magnet School
(Math: 29% | Reading: 41%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
175 Green St
Coldwater, MI 49036
(517) 279-5940
Grades: 6-8
| 688 students
Rank: #44.
Coldwater High School
Magnet School
(Math: 23% | Reading: 44%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
275 North Fremont St
Coldwater, MI 49036
(517) 279-5930
Grades: 9-12
| 948 students
Rank: #55.
Waldron Learning Center
Special Education School
(Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
214 Bishop Ave
Coldwater, MI 49036
(517) 279-5821
Grades: PK-12
| 241 students
Rank: #66.
Lakeland Elementary School
Magnet School
(Math: 31% | Reading: 36%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
235 Western Ave
Coldwater, MI 49036
(517) 279-5980
Grades: 4-5
| 372 students
Rank: #77.
Pansophia Academy
Charter School
(Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
52 Abbott Ave
Coldwater, MI 49036
(517) 279-4686
Grades: K-12
| 402 students
Rank: n/an/a
Branch Area Careers Center
Vocational School
366 Morse St
Coldwater, MI 49036
(517) 279-5722
Grades: 11-12
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
Lakeland Correctional Facility
Alternative School
141 1st St
Coldwater, MI 49036
(517) 278-6942
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Coldwater, Michigan

Coldwater, Michigan Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
214 Bishop Ave
Coldwater, MI 49036
(517) 279-5800
Grades: K-12
| 66 students
370 Morse St
Coldwater, MI 49036
(517) 279-5730
Grades: K-12
| n/a students
19 4th St
Coldwater, MI 49036
(517) 278-3204
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
70 Tibbits St
Coldwater, MI 49036
(517) 279-5900
Grades: 9-12
| 56 students
212 Bishop Ave
Coldwater, MI 49036
(517) 279-5830
Grades: 6-12
| n/a students
200 Bishop Ave
Coldwater, MI 49036
(517) 279-5830
Grades: PK
| n/a students
1011 School Drive
Coldwater, MI 49036
(517) 297-5965
Grades: Inquire with school
| 110 students
70 Tibbits St
Coldwater, MI 49036
(517) 279-5975
Grades: K-3
| 122 students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public schools in Coldwater, MI?
The top ranked public schools in Coldwater, MI include Larsen Elementary School, Jefferson Elementary School and Legg Middle School.
How many public schools are located in Coldwater, MI?
9 public schools are located in Coldwater, MI.
What percentage of students in Coldwater, MI go to public school?
94% of all K-12 students in Coldwater, MI are educated in public schools (compared to the MI state average of 91%).
What is the racial composition of students in Coldwater, MI?
Coldwater, MI public schools minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Michigan public schools average of 35% (majority Black).

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