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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 17 public schools managed by Kentwood Public School District serving 8,908 students in Grand Rapids, Michigan.
  • Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Michigan state average of 34%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is more than the state average of 18:1.

Kentwood Public School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Grand Rapids Bowen Elementary School
    4483 Kalamazoo Ave Se
    Grand Rapids, MI 49508
    (616)455-5220

    Grades: K-5 | 342 students
  • Grand Rapids Brookwood Elementary School
    5465 Kalamazoo Ave Se
    Grand Rapids, MI 49508
    (616)455-0030

    Grades: K-5 | 343 students
  • Grand Rapids Challenger Elementary School
    2475 52nd St Se
    Grand Rapids, MI 49508
    (616)698-2524

    Grades: K-5 | 365 students
  • Grand Rapids Crestwood Middle School
    2674 44th St Se
    Grand Rapids, MI 49512
    (616)455-1200

    Grades: 6-8 | 654 students
  • Grand Rapids Crossroads Alternative High School Alternative School
    28 60th St Se
    Grand Rapids, MI 49548
    (616)261-6166

    Grades: 6-12 | 234 students
  • Grand Rapids Discovery Elementary School
    2461 60th St Se
    Grand Rapids, MI 49508
    (616)871-1080

    Grades: K-5 | 547 students
  • Grand Rapids East Kentwood Freshman Campus
    6170 Valley Lane Dr Se
    Grand Rapids, MI 49508
    (616)698-9292

    Grades: 9 | 741 students
  • Grand Rapids East Kentwood High School
    6230 Kalamazoo Ave Se
    Grand Rapids, MI 49508
    (616)698-6700

    Grades: 9-12 | 1945 students
  • Grand Rapids Endeavor Elementary School
    5757 East Paris Ave Se
    Grand Rapids, MI 49512
    (616)554-5241

    Grades: K-5 | 564 students
  • Caledonia Explorer Elementary School
    2307 68th St Se
    Caledonia, MI 49316
    (616)554-0302

    Grades: K-5 | 508 students
  • Grand Rapids Glenwood Elementary School
    912 Silverleaf St Se
    Grand Rapids, MI 49508
    (616)455-2510

    Grades: K-5 | 302 students
  • Grand Rapids Meadowlawn Elementary School
    4939 Burgis Ave Se
    Grand Rapids, MI 49508
    (616)534-4608

    Grades: K-5 | 363 students
  • Grand Rapids Pine Rest - Kentwood Public Schools Special Education School
    300 68th St Se
    Grand Rapids, MI 49548
    (616)554-3980

    Grades: 1-12 | 50 students
  • Grand Rapids Pinewood Middle School
    2100 60th St Se
    Grand Rapids, MI 49508
    (616)455-1224

    Grades: 6-8 | 784 students
  • Grand Rapids Southwood Elementary School
    630 66th St Se
    Grand Rapids, MI 49548
    (616)455-7230

    Grades: K-5 | 336 students
  • Grand Rapids Townline Elementary School
    100 60th St Se
    Grand Rapids, MI 49548
    (616)538-4120

    Grades: K-5 | 344 students
  • Grand Rapids Valleywood Middle School
    1110 50th St Se
    Grand Rapids, MI 49508
    (616)538-7670

    Grades: 6-8 | 486 students

Overview

School District NameKentwood Public School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students8,908 students
# of Teachers447 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio20:1
# of Male Students4,343 students
% Male Students
49%
# of Female Students4,565 students
% Female Students
51%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.75
# of American Indian Students28 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students1,253 students
% Asian Students
14%
# of Hispanic Students1,209 students
% Hispanic Students
14%
# of Black Students2,734 students
% Black Students
31%
# of White Students3,085 students
% White Students
34%
# of Hawaiian Students9 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students590 students
% of Two or more races Students
7%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: -
# of Students in Kindergarten:823
# of Students in 1st Grade:625
# of Students in 2nd Grade:604
# of Students in 3rd Grade:627
# of Students in 4th Grade:668
# of Students in 5th Grade:668
# of Students in 6th Grade:652
# of Students in 7th Grade:624
# of Students in 8th Grade:660
# of Students in 9th Grade:799
# of Students in 10th Grade:806
# of Students in 11th Grade:717
# of Students in 12th Grade:626
# of Ungraded Students:9

District Comparison

  • Kentwood Public School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 855 school districts in Michigan (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 78% has increased from 74% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MI)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Kentwood Public 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
49%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kentwood Public 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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
78%
85%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Kentwood Public School District and public school graduation rate of MI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $11,368 in this school district is less than the state average of $12,544. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $10,891 is less than the state average of $12,533. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MI)
Total Revenue$99 MM$9 MM
This chart display total revenue of Kentwood Public School District and average revenue for each school distric in MI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$95 MM$9 MM
This chart display total spending of Kentwood Public School District and average spending for each school distric in MI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$11,368$12,544
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Kentwood Public School District and average revenue per public school student in MI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$10,891$12,533
This chart display average spending per public school student in Kentwood Public School District and average spending per public school student in MI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Kentwood Public School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.75, which is higher than the Michigan average of 0.28. The most diverse school in the district is Meadowlawn Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Michigan or national school diversity statistics.