Grand Haven Area Public Schools School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 13 public schools serving 5,660 students in Grand Haven Area Public Schools School District. This district's average testing ranking is 10/10, which is in the top 5% of public schools in Michigan.
Public Schools in Grand Haven Area Public Schools School District have an average math proficiency score of 62% (versus the Michigan public school average of 39%), and reading proficiency score of 70% (versus the 49% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Grand Haven Area Public Schools School District are Rosy Mound School, Lake Hills Elementary School and Peach Plains School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Grand Haven Area Public Schools School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Michigan.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Michigan public school average of 35% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Grand Haven Area Public Schools School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Michigan for:

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 5%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 10%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 5%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Grand Haven Area Public Schools School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (MI)
# Schools
13 Schools
3,552 Schools
# Students
5,660 Students
1,402,793 Students
# Teachers
345 Teachers
81,445 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1

District Rank

Grand Haven Area Public Schools School District, which is ranked within the top 5% of all 862 school districts in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 83% has decreased from 87% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (MI)
Overall District Rank
#40 out of 872 school districts
(Top 5%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Grand Haven Area Public Schools  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Grand Haven Area Public Schools  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of MI by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
49%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Grand Haven Area Public Schools  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of MI by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
83%
85%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Grand Haven Area Public Schools  School District and public school graduation rate of MI by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.24
0.54
# American Indian Students
15 Students
8,929 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
103 Students
49,796 Students
% Asian Students
2%
3%
# Hispanic Students
335 Students
117,732 Students
% Hispanic Students
6%
8%
# Black Students
82 Students
247,767 Students
% Black Students
2%
18%
# White Students
4,926 Students
912,175 Students
% White Students
87%
65%
# Hawaiian Students
4 Students
1,201 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
195 Students
65,125 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
-
# Students in K Grade:
520
106,526
# Students in 1st Grade:
353
101,141
# Students in 2nd Grade:
363
100,631
# Students in 3rd Grade:
374
100,684
# Students in 4th Grade:
393
102,076
# Students in 5th Grade:
371
101,704
# Students in 6th Grade:
406
104,266
# Students in 7th Grade:
432
107,731
# Students in 8th Grade:
465
112,321
# Students in 9th Grade:
456
119,122
# Students in 10th Grade:
513
116,106
# Students in 11th Grade:
479
113,207
# Students in 12th Grade:
535
113,297
# Ungraded Students:
-
3,981

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $14,230 in this school district is less than the state median of $14,294. The school district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $13,928 is less than the state median of $14,172. The school district spending/student has grown by 8% over four school years.
This School District
This State (MI)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$81 MM
$11 MM
This chart display total revenue of Grand Haven Area Public Schools  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in MI by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$79 MM
$11 MM
This chart display total spending of Grand Haven Area Public Schools  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in MI by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$14,230
$14,294
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Grand Haven Area Public Schools  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in MI by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$13,928
$14,172
This chart display average spending per public school student in Grand Haven Area Public Schools  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in MI by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Grand Haven Area Public Schools School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Rosy Mound School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
14016 Lakeshore Dr
Grand Haven, MI 49417
(616) 850-6700
Grades: PK-4
| 289 students
Rank: #22.
Lake Hills Elementary School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
18181 Dogwood Dr
Spring Lake, MI 49456
(616) 850-5600
Grades: PK-4
| 309 students
Rank: #33.
Peach Plains School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
15849 Comstock St
Grand Haven, MI 49417
(616) 850-5800
Grades: PK-4
| 329 students
Rank: #44.
Lakeshore Middle School
Math: 63% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
900 Cutler St
Grand Haven, MI 49417
(616) 850-6500
Grades: 7-8
| 879 students
Rank: #55.
Griffin Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1700 South Griffin St
Grand Haven, MI 49417
(616) 850-5500
Grades: PK-4
| 342 students
Rank: #66.
Mary A White School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1400 Wisconsin Ave
Grand Haven, MI 49417
(616) 850-5700
Grades: PK-4
| 271 students
Rank: #77.
White Pines Intermediate School
Math: 62% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1400 South Griffin St
Grand Haven, MI 49417
(616) 850-6300
Grades: 5-8
| 781 students
Rank: #88.
Grand Haven High School
Math: 51% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
17001 Ferris St
Grand Haven, MI 49417
(616) 850-6000
Grades: 9-12
| 1,781 students
Rank: #99.
Robinson School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
11801 120th Ave
Grand Haven, MI 49417
(616) 850-5900
Grades: PK-4
| 240 students
Rank: #1010.
Ferry School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1050 Pennoyer Ave
Grand Haven, MI 49417
(616) 850-5300
Grades: PK-4
| 223 students
Rank: #1111.
Grand Haven Cyber School
Alternative School
Math: 20-29% | Reading: 50-59%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1415 S Beechtree St
Grand Haven, MI 49417
(616) 850-6800
Grades: 6-12
| 119 students
Rank: #1212.
Central High School
Alternative School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
106 South 6th St
Grand Haven, MI 49417
(616) 850-6800
Grades: 9-12
| 87 students
Rank: n/an/a
Career Development School
Alternative School
106 S 6th St
Grand Haven, MI 49417
(616) 850-6800
Grades: 9-12
| 10 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grand Haven Area Public Schools School District
  • 1415 SOUTH BEECHTREE ST, GRAND HAVEN, MI, 49417-2843
  • (616) 850-5015
  • ghaps.org
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 5,660 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 13%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 83% (Top 50% in MI)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 5%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 62% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

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