Top 10 Best Kalamazoo Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 59 public schools serving 17,792 students in Kalamazoo, MI. Kalamazoo has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Michigan.
The top ranked public schools in Kalamazoo, MI are Stem Academy, Winchell Elementary School and Alamo Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Kalamazoo, MI public schools have an average math proficiency score of 31% (versus the Michigan public school average of 39%), and reading proficiency score of 39% (versus the 49% statewide average). Schools in Kalamazoo have an average ranking of 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Michigan public schools.
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Michigan public school average of 34% (majority Black).

Best Kalamazoo, MI Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Stem Academy
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
175 Hunt St
Kalamazoo, MI 49048
(269) 250-8907
Grades: K-8
| 256 students
Rank: #22.
Winchell Elementary School
Math: 62% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2316 Winchell Ave
Kalamazoo, MI 49008
(269) 337-0780
Grades: PK-5
| 497 students
Rank: #3 - 43. - 4.
Alamo Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
8184 North 6th St
Kalamazoo, MI 49009
(269) 692-6150
Grades: PK-5
| 291 students
Rank: #3 - 43. - 4.
Cooper Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
7559 North 14th St
Kalamazoo, MI 49009
(269) 349-2674
Grades: PK-5
| 283 students
Rank: #55.
Valley Center School
Math: 40-59% | Reading: 60-79%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3122 Lake St
Kalamazoo, MI 49048
(269) 388-9494
Grades: 1-12
| 40 students
Rank: #66.
Indian Prairie Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
3546 Grand Prairie Rd
Kalamazoo, MI 49006
(269) 337-0590
Grades: PK-3
| 257 students
Rank: #77.
Kingwestwood Elementary School
Math: 50% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1100 Nichols Rd
Kalamazoo, MI 49006
(269) 337-0610
Grades: K-5
| 576 students
Rank: #88.
Parchment Central Elementary School
Math: 50-59% | Reading: 50-59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
516 North Orient St
Kalamazoo, MI 49004
(269) 488-1000
Grades: PK-3
| 248 students
Rank: #99.
Parkwoodupjohn Elementary School
Math: 49% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2321 South Park St
Kalamazoo, MI 49001
(269) 337-0720
Grades: PK-5
| 538 students
Rank: #1010.
Parchment High School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1916 East G Ave
Kalamazoo, MI 49004
(269) 488-1100
Grades: 9-12
| 461 students
Rank: #11 - 1311. - 13.
Comstock Compass High School
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
3010 Gull Rd
Kalamazoo, MI 49048
(269) 250-8930
Grades: 6-12
| 161 students
Rank: #11 - 1311. - 13.
Kalamazoo Covenant Academy
Charter School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
400 W Crosstown Parkway
Kalamazoo, MI 49001
(269) 910-9211
Grades: 9-12
| 127 students
Rank: #11 - 1311. - 13.
Kalamazoo Innovative Learning Program
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
3333 S Westnedge Ave
Kalamazoo, MI 49008
(269) 548-0190
Grades: 9-12
| 70 students
Rank: #1414.
El Sol Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
604 West Vine St
Kalamazoo, MI 49008
(269) 337-0230
Grades: K-5
| 327 students
Rank: #1515.
Loy Norrix High School
Math: 27% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
606 East Kilgore Rd
Kalamazoo, MI 49001
(269) 337-0200
Grades: 9-12
| 1,615 students
Rank: #1616.
Maple Street Magnet School For The Arts
Magnet School
Math: 36% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
922 West Maple St
Kalamazoo, MI 49008
(269) 337-0730
Grades: 6-8
| 836 students
Rank: #1717.
Linden Grove Middle School
Math: 38% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
4241 Arboretum Pkwy
Kalamazoo, MI 49008
(269) 337-1740
Grades: 6-8
| 772 students
Rank: #1818.
Greenwood Elementary School
Math: 40-59% | Reading: 21-39%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
3501 Moreland St
Kalamazoo, MI 49001
(269) 337-0560
Grades: PK-3
| 113 students
Rank: #1919.
Northglade Montessori School
Magnet School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1914 Cobb Ave
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
(269) 337-0700
Grades: PK-5
| 224 students
Rank: #2020.
Parchment Middle School
Math: 33% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
307 North Riverview Dr
Kalamazoo, MI 49004
(269) 488-1200
Grades: 6-8
| 372 students
Rank: #2121.
Prairie Ridge Elementary School
Math: 35% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
2294 South 9th St
Kalamazoo, MI 49009
(269) 337-0630
Grades: PK-5
| 485 students
Rank: #2222.
Kalamazoo Central High School
Math: 23% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
2432 North Drake Rd
Kalamazoo, MI 49006
(269) 337-0300
Grades: 9-12
| 1,722 students
Rank: #2323.
Woods Lake Elementarya Magnet Center For The Arts
Magnet School
Math: 31% | Reading: 38%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
3215 Oakland Dr
Kalamazoo, MI 49008
(269) 337-0790
Grades: PK-5
| 550 students
Rank: #2424.
Parchment North Elementary School
Math: 25% | Reading: 38%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
5535 Keyes Dr
Kalamazoo, MI 49004
(269) 488-1400
Grades: 4-5
| 250 students
Rank: #2525.
Arcadia Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
932 Boswell Ln
Kalamazoo, MI 49006
(269) 337-0530
Grades: PK-5
| 390 students
Rank: #2626.
Comstock High School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2107 North 26th St
Kalamazoo, MI 49048
(269) 250-8700
Grades: 9-12
| 452 students
Rank: #2727.
Parchment Northwood Elementary School
Math: 20-29% | Reading: 30-39%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
600 Edison St
Kalamazoo, MI 49004
(269) 488-1300
Grades: PK-3
| 199 students
Rank: #2828.
Evergreen Academy
Charter School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2121 Hudson Ave
Kalamazoo, MI 49008
(269) 488-6324
Grades: K-7
| 78 students
Rank: #2929.
Forest Academy
Charter School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
5196 Comstock Ave
Kalamazoo, MI 49048
(269) 488-2315
Grades: K-8
| 193 students
Rank: #3030.
Hillside Middle School
Math: 21% | Reading: 28%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
1941 Alamo Ave
Kalamazoo, MI 49006
(269) 337-0570
Grades: 6-8
| 575 students
Rank: #3131.
Milwood Magnet School
Magnet School
Math: 21% | Reading: 27%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2916 Konkle St
Kalamazoo, MI 49001
(269) 337-0670
Grades: 6-8
| 733 students
Rank: #3232.
Paramount Charter Academy
Charter School
Math: 17% | Reading: 31%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
3624 South Westnedge Ave
Kalamazoo, MI 49008
(269) 553-6400
Grades: PK-8
| 364 students
Rank: #3333.
Milwood Elementary School
Math: 17% | Reading: 29%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
3400 Lovers Ln
Kalamazoo, MI 49001
(269) 337-0660
Grades: PK-5
| 369 students
Rank: #34 - 3534. - 35.
Barclay Hills Education Center
Alternative School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1125 East Mosel Ave
Kalamazoo, MI 49004
(269) 488-1470
Grades: 6-12
| 89 students
Rank: #34 - 3534. - 35.
Youth Center School
Special Education School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1424 Gull Rd
Kalamazoo, MI 49048
(269) 270-8252
Grades: 5-12
| 62 students
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Kalamazoo, Michigan Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
714 S. Westnedge Avenue
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
(269) 384-0433
Grades: 7-12
| 229 students
175 Hunt St
Kalamazoo, MI 49048
(269) 250-8560
Grades: 1-5
| 243 students
3010 Gull Rd
Kalamazoo, MI 49048
(269) 388-9477
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
6200 West Kalamazoo Avenue
Kalamazoo, MI 49009
(312) 226-3355
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
1411 Oakland Drive
Kalamazoo, MI 49008
(269) 337-0600
Grades: PK
| 162 students
121 W. South Street
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
(269) 345-7850
Grades: K-8
| 274 students
Kresa West Campus (Closed 2013)
Special Education School
4606 Croyden Ave
Kalamazoo, MI 49006
(269) 373-3260
Grades: Inquire with school
| n/a students
Lakeside Academy (Closed 2014)
Special Education School
3921 Oakland Dr
Kalamazoo, MI 49008
(269) 381-4760
Grades: 6-12
| 104 students
3122 Lake Street
Kalamazoo, MI 49001
(269) 337-0630
Grades: K-3
| 128 students
1340 Cobb Street
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
(269) 384-6064
Grades: K-6
| 67 students
3410 Laird Street
Kalamazoo, MI 49008
(269) 337-0710
Grades: PK-3
| 177 students
1340 Cobb Ave
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
(269) 276-9036
Grades: 7-12
| 54 students

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