Grand Haven Area Public Schools School District

1415 South Beechtree St
Grand Haven, MI 49417-2843
(District boundaries shown in map)
10/
10
Top 10%

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 10%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 10%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 10%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 13 public schools serving 5,505 students in Grand Haven Area Public Schools School District. This district's average testing ranking is 10/10, which is in the top 10% of public schools in Michigan.
Public Schools in Grand Haven Area Public Schools School District have an average math proficiency score of 53% (versus the Michigan public school average of 34%), and reading proficiency score of 67% (versus the 46% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Michigan public school average of 35% (majority Black).

Overview

This School District
This State (MI)
# Schools
13 Schools
3,542 Schools
# Students
5,505 Students
1,395,053 Students
# Teachers
340 Teachers
82,775 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1

District Rank

Grand Haven Area Public Schools School District, which is ranked within the top 10% of all 863 school districts in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2021-2022 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 85% has increased from 84% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (MI)
#51 out of 866 school districts
(Top 10%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Grand Haven Area Public Schools  School District, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
53%
34%
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 2021-22 school year data.
67%
45%
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 2021-22 school year data.
44%
38%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Grand Haven Area Public Schools  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of MI by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
85%
81%
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 2021-22 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.25
0.55
# American Indian Students
12 Students
8,802 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
98 Students
49,232 Students
% Asian Students
2%
3%
# Hispanic Students
367 Students
120,541 Students
% Hispanic Students
7%
9%
# Black Students
87 Students
245,941 Students
% Black Students
1%
18%
# White Students
4,741 Students
900,679 Students
% White Students
86%
64%
# Hawaiian Students
2 Students
1,210 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
198 Students
68,190 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
-
# Students in K Grade:
513
114,607
# Students in 1st Grade:
359
98,784
# Students in 2nd Grade:
356
100,963
# Students in 3rd Grade:
376
100,661
# Students in 4th Grade:
366
100,564
# Students in 5th Grade:
393
102,114
# Students in 6th Grade:
361
102,037
# Students in 7th Grade:
412
104,290
# Students in 8th Grade:
429
107,471
# Students in 9th Grade:
494
121,594
# Students in 10th Grade:
454
114,889
# Students in 11th Grade:
496
109,014
# Students in 12th Grade:
496
114,017
# Ungraded Students:
-
4,048

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $15,997 in this school district is less than the state median of $18,261. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $14,374 is less than the state median of $17,455. The school district spending/student has grown by 9% over four school years.
This School District
This State (MI)
Total Revenue
$88 MM
$25,476 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 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$79 MM
$24,351 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 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$15,997
$18,261
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Grand Haven Area Public Schools  School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in MI by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$14,374
$17,455
This chart display average spending per public school student in Grand Haven Area Public Schools  School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in MI by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Grand Haven Area Public Schools School District Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Rosy Mound School
(Math: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
14016 Lakeshore Dr
Grand Haven, MI 49417
(616) 850-6700
Grades: PK-4
| 301 students
Rank: #22.
Lake Hills Elementary School
(Math: 60-64% | Reading: 75-79%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
18181 Dogwood Dr
Spring Lake, MI 49456
(616) 850-5600
Grades: PK-4
| 284 students
Rank: #33.
Robinson School
(Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
11801 120th Ave
Grand Haven, MI 49417
(616) 850-5900
Grades: PK-4
| 219 students
Rank: #44.
Peach Plains School
(Math: 55-59% | Reading: 70-74%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
15849 Comstock St
Grand Haven, MI 49417
(616) 850-5800
Grades: PK-4
| 338 students
Rank: #55.
Lakeshore Middle School
(Math: 54% | Reading: 68%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
900 Cutler St
Grand Haven, MI 49417
(616) 850-6500
Grades: 7-8
| 820 students
Rank: #66.
Grand Haven High School
(Math: 51% | Reading: 70%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
17001 Ferris St
Grand Haven, MI 49417
(616) 850-6000
Grades: 9-12
| 1,727 students
Rank: #77.
White Pines Intermediate School
(Math: 53% | Reading: 65%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1400 South Griffin St
Grand Haven, MI 49417
(616) 850-6300
Grades: 5-8
| 749 students
Rank: #8 - 98. - 9.
Griffin Elementary School
(Math: 45-49% | Reading: 60-64%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1700 South Griffin St
Grand Haven, MI 49417
(616) 850-5500
Grades: PK-4
| 332 students
Rank: #8 - 98. - 9.
Mary A White School
(Math: 45-49% | Reading: 60-64%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1400 Wisconsin Ave
Grand Haven, MI 49417
(616) 850-5700
Grades: PK-4
| 274 students
Rank: #1010.
Ferry School
(Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1050 Pennoyer Ave
Grand Haven, MI 49417
(616) 850-5300
Grades: PK-4
| 194 students
Rank: #1111.
Grand Haven Cyber School
Alternative School
(Math: 11-19% | Reading: 30-39%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1415 S Beechtree St
Grand Haven, MI 49417
(616) 850-6800
Grades: K-12
| 167 students
Rank: #1212.
Central High School
Alternative School
(Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
106 South 6th St
Grand Haven, MI 49417
(616) 850-6800
Grades: 9-12
| 91 students
Rank: n/an/a
Career Development School
Alternative School
106 S 6th St
Grand Haven, MI 49417
(616) 850-6800
Grades: 9-12
| 9 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Grand Haven Area Public Schools School District?
Grand Haven Area Public Schools School District manages 13 public schools serving 5,505 students.
What is the rank of Grand Haven Area Public Schools School District?
Grand Haven Area Public Schools School District is ranked #51 out of 863 school districts in Michigan (top 10%) based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data for the 2021-2022 school year. This district ranks in the top 20% of Michigan school districts for: Highest overall rank (Top 10%), Highest math proficiency (Top 10%), Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 10%) and Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
What is the racial composition of students in Grand Haven Area Public Schools School District?
86% of Grand Haven Area Public Schools School District students are White, 7% of students are Hispanic, 4% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student/teacher ratio of Grand Haven Area Public Schools School District?
Grand Haven Area Public Schools School District has a student/teacher ratio of 16:1, which is lower than the Michigan state average of 17:1.
What is Grand Haven Area Public Schools School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $14,374 is less than the state median of $17,455. The school district spending/student has grown by 9% over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 13 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 5,505 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 14%
  • : 85% (Top 50% in MI)
  • : Top 10%
  • : 53% (Top 10%)
  • : 67% (Top 10%)
  • : 44% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

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