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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 247 public schools in Kent County, MI, serving 105,090 students.
  • Kent County, MI public school have an average math proficiency score of 42% (versus the Michigan public school average of 39%), and reading proficiency score of 53% (versus the 49% statewide average). Schools in Kent County have an average ranking in the top 20% of Michigan public schools.
  • The top ranked public schools in Kent County, MI are Brown Elementary School, Goodwillie Environmental School and Ada Elementary School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Michigan public school average of 34% (majority Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is more than the Michigan public school average of 18:1.

Top Kent County Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • 54th Street Academy Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    173 54th St Sw
    Grand Rapids, MI 49548
    (616)531-7433

    Grades: 9-12 | 116 students
  • Aberdeen Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    928 Aberdeen St Ne
    Grand Rapids, MI 49505
    (616)819-2868

    Grades: K-8 | 233 students
  • Ada Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank: Top 5%
    731 Ada Dr Se
    Ada, MI 49301
    (616)493-8940

    Grades: PK-4 | 345 students
  • Ada Vista Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 65-69% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank: Top 30%
    7192 Bradfield Ave Se
    Ada, MI 49301
    (616)493-8970

    Grades: K-4 | 481 students
  • Alger Middle School Math: 3% | Reading: 10%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    921 Alger St Se
    Grand Rapids, MI 49507
    (616)819-6200

    Grades: 6-8 | 339 students
  • Alpine Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    4730 Baumhoff Ave Nw
    Comstock Park, MI 49321
    (616)784-0884

    Grades: K-5 | 419 students
  • Alto Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 74% | Reading: 72%
    Rank: Top 5%
    6150 Bancroft Ave Se
    Alto, MI 49302
    (616)987-2600

    Grades: PK-5 | 505 students
  • Appleview Elementary School Math: 52% | Reading: 59%
    Rank: Top 30%
    240 E Spartan Dr
    Sparta, MI 49345
    (616)887-1743

    Grades: 3-5 | 575 students
  • Beach Elementary School Math: 45% | Reading: 35%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    204 East Muskegon St
    Cedar Springs, MI 49319
    (616)696-0350

    Grades: 2-3 | 501 students
  • Belmont Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank: Top 10%
    6097 Belmont Ave Ne
    Belmont, MI 49306
    (616)863-6362

    Grades: K-5 | 370 students
  • Bethany Based School Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: ≥50%
    Rank: Top 50%
    901 Eastern Ave Ne
    Grand Rapids, MI 49503
    (616)245-7708

    Grades: 4-12 | 19 students
  • Blandford Nature Center Math: 70-79% | Reading: ≥90%
    Rank: Top 5%
    3143 Milo St Nw
    Grand Rapids, MI 49534
    (616)819-2555

    Grades: 6 | 61 students
  • Bowen Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    4483 Kalamazoo Ave Se
    Grand Rapids, MI 49508
    (616)455-5220

    Grades: K-5 | 338 students
  • Breton Downs School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank: Top 5%
    2500 Boston St Se
    Grand Rapids, MI 49506
    (616)235-7552

    Grades: PK-5 | 395 students
  • Brookside School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2505 Madison Ave Se
    Grand Rapids, MI 49507
    (616)819-2242

    Grades: PK-5 | 270 students
  • Brookwood Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    5465 Kalamazoo Ave Se
    Grand Rapids, MI 49508
    (616)455-0030

    Grades: K-5 | 342 students
  • Brown Elementary School Math: ≥99% | Reading: 93%
    Rank: Top 1%
    8064 Byron Center Ave Sw
    Byron Center, MI 49315
    (616)878-6200

    Grades: K-4 | 524 students
  • Buchanan School Math: 14% | Reading: 21%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1775 Buchanan Ave Sw
    Grand Rapids, MI 49507
    (616)819-2252

    Grades: PK-5 | 431 students
  • Burton Elementary School Math: 10% | Reading: 11%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2133 Buchanan Ave Sw
    Grand Rapids, MI 49507
    (616)819-2262

    Grades: PK-5 | 475 students
  • Burton Middle School Math: 4% | Reading: 14%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2133 Buchanan Ave Sw
    Grand Rapids, MI 49507
    (616)819-2269

    Grades: 6-8 | 586 students
  • Bushnell Elementary School
    700 Elizabeth St
    Lowell, MI 49331
    (616)987-2650

    Grades: PK-1 | 266 students
  • Byron Center Charter School Charter School
    Math: 35-39% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank: Top 50%
    9930 Burlingame Ave Sw
    Byron Center, MI 49315
    (616)878-4852

    Grades: K-12 | 252 students
  • Byron Center Early Childhood Center
    8542 Byron Center Ave Sw
    Byron Center, MI 49315
    (616)878-6100

    Grades: PK | n/a students
  • Byron Center High School Math: 64% | Reading: 77%
    Rank: Top 10%
    8500 Burlingame Ave Sw
    Byron Center, MI 49315
    (616)878-6600

    Grades: 9-12 | 1088 students
  • Byron Center West Middle School Math: 68% | Reading: 74%
    Rank: Top 10%
    8654 Homerich Ave Sw
    Byron Center, MI 49315
    (616)878-6500

    Grades: 6-9 | 616 students
  • Ca Frost Environmental Science Academy Math: 36% | Reading: 45%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1460 Laughlin Dr Nw
    Grand Rapids, MI 49504
    (616)819-2550

    Grades: K-12 | 770 students
  • Caledonia Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank: Top 5%
    9770 Duncan Lake Ave Se
    Caledonia, MI 49316
    (616)891-8181

    Grades: K-5 | 444 students
  • Caledonia High School Magnet School
    Math: 56% | Reading: 78%
    Rank: Top 10%
    9050 Kraft Ave Se
    Caledonia, MI 49316
    (616)891-8129

    Grades: 9-12 | 1524 students
  • Caledonia Resource Center
    9749 Duncan Lake Ave Se
    Caledonia, MI 49316
    (616)891-8117

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • Campus Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    710 Benjamin Ave Se
    Grand Rapids, MI 49506
    (616)819-2535

    Grades: PK-5 | 346 students
  • Cannonsburg Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank: Top 20%
    4894 Sturgis Ave Ne
    Rockford, MI 49341
    (616)863-6344

    Grades: K-5 | 196 students
  • Cedar Springs High School Math: 38% | Reading: 75%
    Rank: Top 30%
    204 East Muskegon St
    Cedar Springs, MI 49319
    (616)696-1200

    Grades: 9-12 | 1019 students
  • Cedar Springs Middle School Math: 42% | Reading: 51%
    Rank: Top 50%
    4873 16 Mile Rd Ne
    Cedar Springs, MI 49319
    (616)696-9100

    Grades: 7-8 | 568 students
  • Cedar Trails Elementary School
    204 East Muskegon St
    Cedar Springs, MI 49319
    (616)696-9884

    Grades: PK-1 | 548 students
  • Cedar View Elementary School Math: 43% | Reading: 51%
    Rank: Top 50%
    204 East Muskegon St
    Cedar Springs, MI 49319
    (616)696-9102

    Grades: 4-6 | 519 students
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