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Overview

School District NameKentwood School District
School District Websitehttp://www.kentwoodps.org
School District Phone Number(616) 455-4400
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MI)
# of Schools18 Schools3,735 Schools
# of Students8,983 Students1,472,301 Students
# of Teachers496 Teachers82,182 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1

District Comparison

  • Kentwood School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 869 school districts in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 78% has increased from 70% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MI)
Overall Testing Rank#368 out of 869 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Kentwood   School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
37%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Kentwood   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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
43%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kentwood   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 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
78%
85%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Kentwood   School District and public school graduation rate of MI by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.760.52
# of American Indian Students23 Students9,974 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students1,285 Students49,834 Students
% Asian Students
14%
3%
# of Hispanic Students1,300 Students114,872 Students
% Hispanic Students
15%
8%
# of Black Students2,806 Students260,793 Students
% Black Students
31%
18%
# of White Students2,946 Students978,273 Students
% White Students
33%
66%
# of Hawaiian Students9 Students1,272 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students614 Students57,365 Students
% of Two or more races Students
7%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - -
# of Students in Kindergarten:850116,607
# of Students in 1st Grade:666105,799
# of Students in 2nd Grade:662103,933
# of Students in 3rd Grade:633105,395
# of Students in 4th Grade:619107,959
# of Students in 5th Grade:676112,259
# of Students in 6th Grade:654112,463
# of Students in 7th Grade:674111,894
# of Students in 8th Grade:621114,566
# of Students in 9th Grade:773123,361
# of Students in 10th Grade:786121,139
# of Students in 11th Grade:709115,656
# of Students in 12th Grade:650117,214
# of Ungraded Students:104,056

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $12,221 in this school district is less than the state median of $13,151. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $12,176 is less than the state median of $13,281. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (MI)
Total Revenue$110 MM$10 MM
This chart display total revenue of Kentwood   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in MI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$109 MM$10 MM
This chart display total spending of Kentwood   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in MI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$12,221$13,151
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Kentwood   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in MI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$12,176$13,281
This chart display average spending per public school student in Kentwood   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in MI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Kentwood School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Discovery Elementary School Math: 66% | Reading: 73%
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    2461 60th St Se
    Grand Rapids, MI 49508
    (616) 871-1080

    Grades: K-5 | 566 students
  • Explorer Elementary School Math: 49% | Reading: 58%
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    2307 68th St Se
    Caledonia, MI 49316
    (616) 554-0302

    Grades: K-5 | 535 students
  • Pine Rest Kentwood Public Schools Special Education School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    300 68th St Se
    Grand Rapids, MI 49548
    (616) 554-3980

    Grades: 1-12 | 31 students
  • Glenwood Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    912 Silverleaf St Se
    Grand Rapids, MI 49508
    (616) 455-2510

    Grades: PK-5 | 336 students
  • Endeavor Elementary School Math: 44% | Reading: 50%
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    5757 East Paris Ave Se
    Grand Rapids, MI 49512
    (616) 554-5241

    Grades: PK-5 | 606 students
  • Pinewood Middle School Math: 37% | Reading: 54%
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    2100 60th St Se
    Grand Rapids, MI 49508
    (616) 455-1224

    Grades: 6-8 | 762 students
  • Brookwood Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    5465 Kalamazoo Ave Se
    Grand Rapids, MI 49508
    (616) 455-0030

    Grades: K-5 | 342 students
  • Southwood Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    630 66th St Se
    Grand Rapids, MI 49548
    (616) 455-7230

    Grades: K-5 | 333 students
  • Challenger Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    2475 52nd St Se
    Grand Rapids, MI 49508
    (616) 698-2524

    Grades: K-5 | 344 students
  • Bowen Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 40-44%
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    4483 Kalamazoo Ave Se
    Grand Rapids, MI 49508
    (616) 455-5220

    Grades: K-5 | 338 students
  • Meadowlawn Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    4939 Burgis Ave Se
    Grand Rapids, MI 49508
    (616) 534-4608

    Grades: K-5 | 366 students
  • Townline Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    100 60th St Se
    Grand Rapids, MI 49548
    (616) 538-4120

    Grades: PK-5 | 340 students
  • Crestwood Middle School Math: 24% | Reading: 46%
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    2674 44th St Se
    Grand Rapids, MI 49512
    (616) 455-1200

    Grades: 6-8 | 660 students
  • Valleywood Middle School Math: 15% | Reading: 36%
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1110 50th St Se
    Grand Rapids, MI 49508
    (616) 538-7670

    Grades: 6-8 | 521 students
  • Crossroads Alternative High School Alternative School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    28 60th St Se
    Grand Rapids, MI 49548
    (616) 261-6166

    Grades: 6-12 | 225 students
  • East Kentwood High School Math: 3% | Reading: 3%
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    6230 Kalamazoo Ave Se
    Grand Rapids, MI 49508
    (616) 698-6700

    Grades: 10-12 | 1,946 student
  • East Kentwood Freshman Campus
    6170 Valley Lane Dr Se
    Grand Rapids, MI 49508
    (616) 698-9292

    Grades: 9 | 732 students
  • Hamilton Early Childhood Center Special Education School
    3303 Breton Road Se
    Grand Rapids, MI 49512
    (616) 493-5693

    Grades: PK | n/a student
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