Top 10 Best Kalamazoo Public Preschools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 28 public preschools serving 7,156 students in Kalamazoo, MI. The top ranked public preschools in Kalamazoo, MI are Winchell Elementary School, Alamo Elementary School and Cooper 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 38%), and reading proficiency score of 35% (versus the 43% statewide average). Pre schools in Kalamazoo have an average ranking of 2/10, 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).

Best Kalamazoo, MI Public Preschools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
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: #2 - 32. - 3.
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: #2 - 32. - 3.
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: #44.
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: #55.
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: #66.
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: #77.
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: #88.
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: #99.
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: #1010.
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: #1111.
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: #1212.
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: #1313.
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: #1414.
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: #15 - 1715. - 17.
Edison Environmental Science Academy
Magnet School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
924 Russell St
Kalamazoo, MI 49001
(269) 337-0550
Grades: PK-5
| 301 students
Rank: #15 - 1715. - 17.
Northeastern Elementary School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2433 Gertrude St
Kalamazoo, MI 49048
(269) 337-0690
Grades: PK-5
| 227 students
Rank: #15 - 1715. - 17.
Spring Valley Center For Exploration
Magnet School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
3530 Mount Olivet Rd
Kalamazoo, MI 49004
(269) 337-0750
Grades: PK-5
| 311 students
Rank: #1818.
Lincoln International Studies School
Magnet School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 6-9%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
912 North Burdick St
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
(269) 337-0640
Grades: PK-5
| 285 students
Rank: #1919.
Green Meadow Elementary School
Math: ≤5% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
6171 East Mn Ave
Kalamazoo, MI 49048
(269) 250-8960
Grades: PK-4
| 292 students
Rank: #2020.
North Elementary School
Math: 6-9% | Reading: 10-14%
Rank:
1/
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: 6-9% | Reading: 6-9%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
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: 6-9% | Reading: 6-9%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
606 Stuart Ave
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
(269) 337-0810
Grades: PK-5
| 317 students
422 E South St
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
(269) 250-9852
Grades: PK
| n/a students
Kalamazoo Resa West Campusecse
Special Education School
4606 Croyden Avenue
Kalamazoo, MI 49006
(269) 250-9678
Grades: PK-1
| n/a students
3410 Laird Ave
Kalamazoo, MI 49008
(269) 250-9646
Grades: PK
| n/a students
Kresa Head Start Clc
1225 W Paterson St
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
(269) 250-9852
Grades: PK
| n/a students
Kresa Head Start Pcc
325 E Centre Ave
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
(269) 250-9852
Grades: PK
| n/a students
Kresa Head Start Sjc
936 Lake St
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
(269) 250-9852
Grades: PK
| n/a students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Kalamazoo, Michigan

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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