Grosse Pointe Public Schools School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 12 public schools serving 6,823 students in Grosse Pointe 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 Grosse Pointe Public Schools School District have an average math proficiency score of 58% (versus the Michigan public school average of 39%), and reading proficiency score of 67% (versus the 49% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Grosse Pointe Public Schools School District are Grosse Pointe South High School, Lewis Maire Elementary School and Kerby Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Grosse Pointe Public Schools School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Michigan.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Michigan public school average of 35% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Grosse Pointe 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%)
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 10%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Grosse Pointe 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
12 Schools
3,552 Schools
# Students
6,823 Students
1,402,793 Students
# Teachers
425 Teachers
81,445 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1

District Rank

Grosse Pointe Public Schools School District, which is ranked within the top 10% 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 95% has increased from 94% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (MI)
Overall District Rank
#66 out of 872 school districts
(Top 10%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Grosse Pointe Public Schools  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Grosse Pointe 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)
66%
49%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Grosse Pointe 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
95%
85%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Grosse Pointe 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
0.43
0.54
# American Indian Students
20 Students
8,929 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
123 Students
49,796 Students
% Asian Students
2%
3%
# Hispanic Students
239 Students
117,732 Students
% Hispanic Students
3%
8%
# Black Students
1,090 Students
247,767 Students
% Black Students
16%
18%
# White Students
5,034 Students
912,175 Students
% White Students
74%
65%
# Hawaiian Students
1 Student
1,201 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
316 Students
65,125 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
-
# Students in K Grade:
527
106,526
# Students in 1st Grade:
438
101,141
# Students in 2nd Grade:
417
100,631
# Students in 3rd Grade:
453
100,684
# Students in 4th Grade:
452
102,076
# Students in 5th Grade:
435
101,704
# Students in 6th Grade:
477
104,266
# Students in 7th Grade:
524
107,731
# Students in 8th Grade:
526
112,321
# Students in 9th Grade:
602
119,122
# Students in 10th Grade:
631
116,106
# Students in 11th Grade:
652
113,207
# Students in 12th Grade:
665
113,297
# Ungraded Students:
24
3,981

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $17,035 is higher than the state median of $14,294. The school district revenue/student has grown by 13% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $15,745 is higher than the state median of $14,172. The school district spending/student has grown by 13% over four school years.
This School District
This State (MI)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$116 MM
$11 MM
This chart display total revenue of Grosse Pointe 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)
$107 MM
$11 MM
This chart display total spending of Grosse Pointe 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
$17,035
$14,294
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Grosse Pointe 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
$15,745
$14,172
This chart display average spending per public school student in Grosse Pointe 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 Grosse Pointe Public Schools School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Grosse Pointe South High School
Math: 78% | Reading: 88%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
11 Grosse Pointe Blvd
Grosse Pointe, MI 48236
(313) 432-3500
Grades: 9-12
| 1,393 students
Rank: #22.
Lewis Maire Elementary School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
740 Cadieux Rd
Grosse Pointe, MI 48230
(313) 432-4300
Grades: K-5
| 259 students
Rank: #33.
Kerby Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
285 Kerby Rd
Grosse Pointe, MI 48236
(313) 432-4200
Grades: K-5
| 253 students
Rank: #44.
Brownell Middle School
Math: 67% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
260 Chalfonte Ave
Grosse Pointe, MI 48236
(313) 432-3900
Grades: 5-8
| 607 students
Rank: #55.
George Defer Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
15425 Kercheval Ave
Grosse Pointe, MI 48230
(313) 432-4000
Grades: K-5
| 427 students
Rank: #66.
Ferry Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
748 Roslyn Rd
Grosse Pointe, MI 48236
(313) 432-4100
Grades: K-5
| 317 students
Rank: #77.
Pierce Middle School
Math: 56% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
15430 Kercheval Ave
Grosse Pointe, MI 48230
(313) 432-4700
Grades: 5-8
| 570 students
Rank: #88.
Grosse Pointe North High School
Math: 52% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
707 Vernier Rd
Grosse Pointe, MI 48236
(313) 432-3200
Grades: 9-12
| 1,181 students
Rank: #99.
Richard Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
176 Mckinley Ave
Grosse Pointe, MI 48236
(313) 432-4900
Grades: K-5
| 255 students
Rank: #1010.
John Monteith Elementary School
Math: 58% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1275 Cook Rd
Grosse Pointe, MI 48236
(313) 432-4500
Grades: K-5
| 476 students
Rank: #1111.
Stevens T Mason Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1640 Vernier Rd
Grosse Pointe, MI 48236
(313) 432-4400
Grades: K-5
| 300 students
Rank: #1212.
Parcells Middle School
Math: 37% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
20600 Mack Ave
Grosse Pointe, MI 48236
(313) 432-4600
Grades: 5-8
| 785 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grosse Pointe Public Schools School District
  • 389 SAINT CLAIR ST, GROSSE POINTE, MI, 48230-1501
  • (313) 432-3000
  • gpschools.org
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 6,823 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 26%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 95% (Top 10% in MI)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 58% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 66% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

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