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Overview

School District NameGrand Rapids School District
School District Phone Number(616) 819-2000
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MI)
# of Schools53 Schools3,735 Schools
# of Students15,297 Students1,472,301 Students
# of Teachers1,060 Teachers82,182 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1

District Comparison

  • Grand Rapids School District, which is ranked within the
    3/
    10
    , bottom 50% of all 869 school districts in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 71% has increased from 47% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MI)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
37%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Grand Rapids   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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
43%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Grand Rapids   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 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
71%
85%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Grand Rapids   School District and public school graduation rate of MI by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.710.52
# of American Indian Students52 Students9,974 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# of Asian Students195 Students49,834 Students
% Asian Students
1%
3%
# of Hispanic Students5,840 Students114,872 Students
% Hispanic Students
38%
8%
# of Black Students5,086 Students260,793 Students
% Black Students
33%
18%
# of White Students3,033 Students978,273 Students
% White Students
20%
66%
# of Hawaiian Students7 Students1,272 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students1,084 Students57,365 Students
% of Two or more races Students
7%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - -
# of Students in Kindergarten:1,381116,607
# of Students in 1st Grade:1,368105,799
# of Students in 2nd Grade:1,221103,933
# of Students in 3rd Grade:1,234105,395
# of Students in 4th Grade:1,265107,959
# of Students in 5th Grade:1,243112,259
# of Students in 6th Grade:1,287112,463
# of Students in 7th Grade:1,243111,894
# of Students in 8th Grade:1,169114,566
# of Students in 9th Grade:1,237123,361
# of Students in 10th Grade:989121,139
# of Students in 11th Grade:878115,656
# of Students in 12th Grade:598117,214
# of Ungraded Students:1844,056

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $15,468 is higher than the state average of 12785. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $15,891 is higher than the state average of $12,796. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MI)
Total Revenue$264 MM9320000
This chart display total revenue of Grand Rapids   School District and average revenue for each school distric in MI by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$271 MM9328000
This chart display total spending of Grand Rapids   School District and average spending for each school distric in MI by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$15,46812785
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Grand Rapids   School District and average revenue per public school student in MI by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$15,89112796
This chart display average spending per public school student in Grand Rapids   School District and average spending per public school student in MI by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Grand Rapids School District Public Schools (2020-21)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Kent Vocational Options Special Education School
    Math: 60-79% | Reading: 60-79%
    Rank:
    10/
    10
    , Top 5%
    864 Crahen Ave Ne
    Grand Rapids, MI 49525
    (616) 819-2740

    Grades: 9-12 | 112 students
  • John Ball Park Zoo School Math: 50-59% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank:
    10/
    10
    , Top 10%
    1300 Fulton St W
    Grand Rapids, MI 49504
    (616) 819-3344

    Grades: 6 | 57 students
  • Blandford Nature Center Math: 50-59% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank:
    9/
    10
    , Top 20%
    3143 Milo St Nw
    Grand Rapids, MI 49534
    (616) 819-2555

    Grades: 6 | 61 students
  • Center For Economicology Math: 50-59% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank:
    9/
    10
    , Top 20%
    1720 Plainfield Ave Ne
    Grand Rapids, MI 49505
    (616) 819-2380

    Grades: 6 | 61 students
  • Bethany Based School Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank:
    8/
    10
    , Top 30%
    901 Eastern Ave Ne
    Grand Rapids, MI 49503
    (616) 245-7708

    Grades: 4-12 | 19 students
  • Kent Education Centerbeltline Special Education School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank:
    8/
    10
    , Top 30%
    1606 Leffingwell Ave Ne
    Grand Rapids, MI 49525
    (616) 365-2357

    Grades: 9-12 | 65 students
  • Lincoln Campus Special Education School
    Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank:
    8/
    10
    , Top 30%
    860 Crahen Ave Ne
    Grand Rapids, MI 49525
    (616) 819-2762

    Grades: K-12 | 308 students
  • City Middlehigh School Math: 40% | Reading: 52%
    Rank:
    7/
    10
    , Top 50%
    1720 Plainfield Ave Ne
    Grand Rapids, MI 49505
    (616) 819-2380

    Grades: 7-12 | 874 students
  • North Park Montessori Academy Math: 35% | Reading: 51%
    Rank:
    7/
    10
    , Top 50%
    3375 Cheney Ave Ne
    Grand Rapids, MI 49525
    (616) 819-3220

    Grades: PK-8 | 428 students
  • Coit Arts Academy Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank:
    6/
    10
    , Top 50%
    617 Coit Ave Ne
    Grand Rapids, MI 49503
    (616) 819-2390

    Grades: K-5 | 246 students
  • Stocking Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank:
    6/
    10
    , Top 50%
    863 7th St Nw
    Grand Rapids, MI 49504
    (616) 819-3130

    Grades: PK-5 | 281 students
  • Mulick Park Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank:
    6/
    10
    , Top 50%
    1761 Rosewood Ave Se
    Grand Rapids, MI 49506
    (616) 819-2810

    Grades: PK-5 | 235 students
  • Congress Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank:
    5/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    940 Baldwin St Se
    Grand Rapids, MI 49506
    (616) 819-2201

    Grades: PK-5 | 212 students
  • Grand Rapids Public Museum School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank:
    5/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    272 Pearl St Nw
    Grand Rapids, MI 49504
    (616) 819-2104

    Grades: 6-8 | 181 students
  • Ca Frost Environmental Science Academy Math: 31% | Reading: 34%
    Rank:
    5/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    1460 Laughlin Dr Nw
    Grand Rapids, MI 49504
    (616) 819-2550

    Grades: K-12 | 770 students
  • Palmer School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank:
    5/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    309 Palmer St Ne
    Grand Rapids, MI 49505
    (616) 819-2929

    Grades: PK-5 | 231 students
  • Shawmut Hills School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank:
    5/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    2550 Burritt St Nw
    Grand Rapids, MI 49504
    (616) 819-3055

    Grades: K-8 | 281 students
  • Brookside School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank:
    5/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    2505 Madison Ave Se
    Grand Rapids, MI 49507
    (616) 819-2242

    Grades: PK-5 | 270 students
  • Sibley School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank:
    5/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    943 Sibley St Nw
    Grand Rapids, MI 49504
    (616) 819-3100

    Grades: PK-5 | 303 students
  • Gerald R Ford Academic Center Math: 15-19% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank:
    4/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    851 Madison Ave Se
    Grand Rapids, MI 49507
    (616) 819-2640

    Grades: PK-8 | 284 students
  • Southwest Community Campus School Math: 22% | Reading: 22%
    Rank:
    4/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    801 Oakland Ave Sw
    Grand Rapids, MI 49503
    (616) 819-2947

    Grades: K-8 | 816 students
  • Grand Rapids Montessori Public School Math: 12% | Reading: 30%
    Rank:
    4/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    159 College Ave Ne
    Grand Rapids, MI 49503
    (616) 819-2405

    Grades: PK-12 | 408 students
  • Grand Rapids Learning Center Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank:
    4/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    415 Fulton St E
    Grand Rapids, MI 49503
    (616) 819-2010

    Grades: 9-12 | 73 students
  • Home Education Site Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank:
    4/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    2405 Leonard St Ne
    Grand Rapids, MI 49505
    (616) 819-2621

    Grades: 1-12 | 4 students
  • Southeast Career Pathways Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank:
    4/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    1356 Jefferson Ave Se
    Grand Rapids, MI 49507
    (616) 819-3082

    Grades: 8-12 | 67 students
  • Ridgemoor Park Montessori Math: 11-19% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank:
    3/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    2555 Inverness Rd Se
    Grand Rapids, MI 49546
    (616) 819-5321

    Grades: PK-6 | 69 students
  • Harrison Elementary School Math: 14% | Reading: 22%
    Rank:
    3/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    1440 Davis Ave Nw
    Grand Rapids, MI 49504
    (616) 819-2565

    Grades: PK-8 | 740 students
  • Aberdeen Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank:
    3/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    928 Aberdeen St Ne
    Grand Rapids, MI 49505
    (616) 819-2868

    Grades: K-8 | 233 students
  • Dickinson School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank:
    3/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    448 Dickinson St Se
    Grand Rapids, MI 49507
    (616) 819-2505

    Grades: PK-8 | 294 students
  • Riverside Middle School Math: 11% | Reading: 21%
    Rank:
    3/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    265 Eleanor St Ne
    Grand Rapids, MI 49505
    (616) 819-2969

    Grades: 6-8 | 244 students
  • Buchanan School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank:
    3/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    1775 Buchanan Ave Sw
    Grand Rapids, MI 49507
    (616) 819-2252

    Grades: PK-5 | 431 students
  • East Leonard School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank:
    3/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    410 Barnett St Ne
    Grand Rapids, MI 49503
    (616) 819-2525

    Grades: PK-5 | 178 students
  • Kenosha Park Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank:
    3/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    1353 Van Auken St Se
    Grand Rapids, MI 49508
    (616) 819-2696

    Grades: PK-5 | 166 students
  • Martin Luther King Leadership Academy Math: 9% | Reading: 20%
    Rank:
    3/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    645 Logan St Se
    Grand Rapids, MI 49503
    (616) 819-2600

    Grades: PK-8 | 344 students
  • Burton Elementary School Math: 14% | Reading: 11%
    Rank:
    3/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    2133 Buchanan Ave Sw
    Grand Rapids, MI 49507
    (616) 819-2262

    Grades: PK-5 | 475 students
  • Show 18 more public schools in Grand Rapids School District (out of 53 total schools)
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