Top 10 Best Kalamazoo Public Preschools (2021)

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For the 2021 school year, there are 28 public preschools serving 7,156 students in Kalamazoo, MI. The top ranked public preschools in Kalamazoo, MI are Cooper Elementary School, Alamo Elementary School and Winchell Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Kalamazoo, MI public preschools have an average math proficiency score of 31% (versus the Michigan public pre school average of 37%), and reading proficiency score of 35% (versus the 42% statewide average). Pre schools in Kalamazoo have an average ranking of 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Michigan public pre schools.
Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Michigan public preschool average of 37% (majority Black).

Top Kalamazoo, MI Public Preschools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Cooper Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    7559 North 14th St
    Kalamazoo, MI 49009
    (269) 349-2674

    Grades: PK-5 | 283 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Alamo Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    8184 North 6th St
    Kalamazoo, MI 49009
    (269) 692-6150

    Grades: PK-5 | 291 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Winchell Elementary School Math: 59% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    2316 Winchell Ave
    Kalamazoo, MI 49008
    (269) 337-0780

    Grades: PK-5 | 497 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Indian Prairie Elementary School Math: 50-59% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    3546 Grand Prairie Rd
    Kalamazoo, MI 49006
    (269) 337-0590

    Grades: PK-3 | 257 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Parkwoodupjohn Elementary School Math: 51% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    2321 South Park St
    Kalamazoo, MI 49001
    (269) 337-0720

    Grades: PK-5 | 538 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Parchment Central Elementary School Math: 50-59% | Reading: 40-49%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    516 North Orient St
    Kalamazoo, MI 49004
    (269) 488-1000

    Grades: PK-3 | 248 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Parchment Northwood Elementary School Math: 30-39% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    600 Edison St
    Kalamazoo, MI 49004
    (269) 488-1300

    Grades: PK-3 | 199 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Northglade Montessori School Magnet School
    Math: 25-29% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    1914 Cobb Ave
    Kalamazoo, MI 49007
    (269) 337-0700

    Grades: PK-5 | 224 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Prairie Ridge Elementary School Math: 30% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2294 South 9th St
    Kalamazoo, MI 49009
    (269) 337-0630

    Grades: PK-5 | 485 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Arcadia Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    932 Boswell Ln
    Kalamazoo, MI 49006
    (269) 337-0530

    Grades: PK-5 | 390 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Greenwood Elementary School Math: 21-39% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3501 Moreland St
    Kalamazoo, MI 49001
    (269) 337-0560

    Grades: PK-3 | 113 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Woods Lake Elementarya Magnet Center For The Arts Magnet School
    Math: 23% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3215 Oakland Dr
    Kalamazoo, MI 49008
    (269) 337-0790

    Grades: PK-5 | 550 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    Edison Environmental Science Academy Magnet School
    Math: 25-29% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    924 Russell St
    Kalamazoo, MI 49001
    (269) 337-0550

    Grades: PK-5 | 301 students
  • Rank: #1414.
    Milwood Elementary School Math: 21% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3400 Lovers Ln
    Kalamazoo, MI 49001
    (269) 337-0660

    Grades: PK-5 | 369 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    Spring Valley Center For Exploration Magnet School
    Math: 15-19% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3530 Mount Olivet Rd
    Kalamazoo, MI 49004
    (269) 337-0750

    Grades: PK-5 | 311 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    Northeastern Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2433 Gertrude St
    Kalamazoo, MI 49048
    (269) 337-0690

    Grades: PK-5 | 227 students
  • Rank: #1717.
    Paramount Charter Academy Charter School
    Math: 15% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3624 South Westnedge Ave
    Kalamazoo, MI 49008
    (269) 553-6400

    Grades: PK-8 | 364 students
  • Rank: #1818.
    Green Meadow Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    6171 East Mn Ave
    Kalamazoo, MI 49048
    (269) 250-8960

    Grades: PK-4 | 292 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    Lincoln International Studies School Magnet School
    Math: 15-19% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    912 North Burdick St
    Kalamazoo, MI 49007
    (269) 337-0640

    Grades: PK-5 | 285 students
  • Rank: #2020.
    North Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3100 North 26th St
    Kalamazoo, MI 49048
    (269) 250-8550

    Grades: PK-4 | 252 students
  • Rank: #21-2221.- 22.
    Washington Writers Academy Magnet School
    Math: 10-14% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1919 Portage St
    Kalamazoo, MI 49001
    (269) 337-0770

    Grades: PK-5 | 363 students
  • Rank: #21-2221.- 22.
    Woodward School For Technology And Research Magnet School
    Math: 10-14% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    606 Stuart Ave
    Kalamazoo, MI 49007
    (269) 337-0810

    Grades: PK-5 | 317 students
  • Rank: #23-2823.- 28.422 E South St
    Kalamazoo, MI 49007
    (269) 250-9852

    Grades: PK | n/a student
  • Rank: #23-2823.- 28.
    Kalamazoo Resa West Campusecse Special Education School
    4606 Croyden Avenue
    Kalamazoo, MI 49006
    (269) 250-9678

    Grades: PK-1 | n/a student
  • Rank: #23-2823.- 28.3410 Laird Ave
    Kalamazoo, MI 49008
    (269) 250-9646

    Grades: PK | n/a student
  • Rank: #23-2823.- 28.
    Kresa Head Start Clc
    1225 W Paterson St
    Kalamazoo, MI 49007
    (269) 250-9852

    Grades: PK | n/a student
  • Rank: #23-2823.- 28.
    Kresa Head Start Pcc
    325 E Centre Ave
    Kalamazoo, MI 49007
    (269) 250-9852

    Grades: PK | n/a student
  • Rank: #23-2823.- 28.
    Kresa Head Start Sjc
    936 Lake St
    Kalamazoo, MI 49007
    (269) 250-9852

    Grades: PK | n/a student
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