Grand Ledge Public Schools School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 9 public schools serving 4,933 students in Grand Ledge Public Schools School District. This district's average testing ranking is 9/10, which is in the top 20% of public schools in Michigan.
Public Schools in Grand Ledge Public Schools School District have an average math proficiency score of 52% (versus the Michigan public school average of 39%), and reading proficiency score of 61% (versus the 49% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Grand Ledge Public Schools School District are Willow Ridge Elementary School, Delta Center Elementary School and Grand Ledge High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Grand Ledge Public Schools School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Michigan.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Michigan public school average of 35% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%)
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 20%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Grand Ledge 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
9 Schools
3,552 Schools
# Students
4,933 Students
1,402,793 Students
# Teachers
277 Teachers
81,445 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
18:1

District Rank

Grand Ledge Public Schools School District, which is ranked within the top 20% 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 92% has increased from 89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (MI)
Overall District Rank
#115 out of 872 school districts
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Grand Ledge Public Schools  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Grand Ledge 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)
60%
49%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Grand Ledge 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
92%
85%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Grand Ledge 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
0.39
0.54
# American Indian Students
13 Students
8,929 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
202 Students
49,796 Students
% Asian Students
4%
3%
# Hispanic Students
424 Students
117,732 Students
% Hispanic Students
9%
8%
# Black Students
186 Students
247,767 Students
% Black Students
4%
18%
# White Students
3,805 Students
912,175 Students
% White Students
77%
65%
# Hawaiian Students
8 Students
1,201 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
295 Students
65,125 Students
% of Two or more races Students
6%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
-
# Students in K Grade:
369
106,526
# Students in 1st Grade:
347
101,141
# Students in 2nd Grade:
362
100,631
# Students in 3rd Grade:
330
100,684
# Students in 4th Grade:
398
102,076
# Students in 5th Grade:
327
101,704
# Students in 6th Grade:
353
104,266
# Students in 7th Grade:
412
107,731
# Students in 8th Grade:
374
112,321
# Students in 9th Grade:
399
119,122
# Students in 10th Grade:
437
116,106
# Students in 11th Grade:
437
113,207
# Students in 12th Grade:
388
113,297
# Ungraded Students:
-
3,981

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $13,047 in this school district is less than the state median of $14,294. The school district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $12,102 is less than the state median of $14,172. The school district spending/student has grown by 5% over four school years.
This School District
This State (MI)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$64 MM
$11 MM
This chart display total revenue of Grand Ledge 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)
$60 MM
$11 MM
This chart display total spending of Grand Ledge 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
$13,047
$14,294
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Grand Ledge 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
$12,102
$14,172
This chart display average spending per public school student in Grand Ledge 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 Ledge Public Schools School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Willow Ridge Elementary School
Math: 64% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
12840 Nixon Rd
Grand Ledge, MI 48837
(517) 925-5775
Grades: 1-6
| 548 students
Rank: #22.
Delta Center Elementary School
Math: 60% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
305 South Canal Rd
Lansing, MI 48917
(517) 925-5540
Grades: 1-6
| 593 students
Rank: #33.
Grand Ledge High School
Math: 45% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
820 Spring St
Grand Ledge, MI 48837
(517) 925-5823
Grades: 9-12
| 1,647 students
Rank: #44.
Leon W Hayes Middle School
Math: 46% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
12620 Nixon Rd
Grand Ledge, MI 48837
(517) 925-5680
Grades: 7-8
| 785 students
Rank: #55.
Kenneth T Beagle Elementary School
Math: 50% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
600 W South St
Grand Ledge, MI 48837
(517) 925-5480
Grades: 1-6
| 528 students
Rank: #66.
Wacousta Elementary School
Math: 52% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
9135 West Herbison Rd
Eagle, MI 48822
(517) 925-5940
Grades: K-6
| 544 students
Rank: #77.
Eaton County Youth Facility
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
822 Courthouse Driver
Grand Ledge, MI 48837
(517) 925-5403
Grades: 3-12
| 15 students
950 Jenne St
Grand Ledge, MI 48837
(517) 925-5740
Grades: PK-K
| 273 students
Rank: n/an/a
12620 Nixon Rd
Grand Ledge, MI 48837
(517) 925-5401
Grades: n/a
| n/a students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grand Ledge Public Schools School District
  • 220 LAMSON ST, GRAND LEDGE, MI, 48837-1760
  • (517) 925-5400
  • glcomets.net
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 4,933 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 23%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 92% (Top 20% in MI)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 52% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

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