Top 10 Best Lansing Public Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 49 public schools serving 17,208 students in Lansing, MI. Lansing has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Michigan.
The top ranked public schools in Lansing, MI are Cavanaugh School, Delta Center Elementary School and Post Oak School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Lansing, MI public schools have an average math proficiency score of 22% (versus the Michigan public school average of 39%), and reading proficiency score of 31% (versus the 49% statewide average). Schools in Lansing have an average ranking of 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Michigan public schools.
Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Michigan public school average of 34% (majority Black).

Best Lansing, MI Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Cavanaugh School
Math: 70-79% | Reading: 60-69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
300 West Cavanaugh Rd
Lansing, MI 48910
(517) 755-1250
Grades: PK-3
| 251 students
Rank: #22.
Delta Center Elementary School
Math: 60% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
305 South Canal Rd
Lansing, MI 48917
(517) 925-5540
Grades: 1-6
| 646 students
Rank: #33.
Post Oak School
Magnet School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2320 Post Oak Ln
Lansing, MI 48912
(517) 755-1610
Grades: PK-6
| 242 students
Rank: #4 - 54. - 5.
Ingham Academyfamily Center
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1601 West Holmes Rd
Lansing, MI 48910
(517) 352-2692
Grades: 7-12
| 72 students
Rank: #4 - 54. - 5.
St Vincent Home
Special Education School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2800 West Willow St
Lansing, MI 48917
(517) 244-1354
Grades: K-12
| 23 students
Rank: #66.
Cole Academy
Charter School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1915 West Mount Hope Ave
Lansing, MI 48910
(517) 372-0038
Grades: K-6
| 209 students
Rank: #77.
Elmwood Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1533 Elmwood Rd
Lansing, MI 48917
(517) 321-3383
Grades: 1-4
| 363 students
Rank: #88.
Beekman Center
Special Education School
Math: 40-49% | Reading: 30-39%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
(3)
2901 Wabash Rd
Lansing, MI 48910
(517) 755-1170
Grades: PK-12
| 128 students
Rank: #99.
Windemere Park Charter Academy
Charter School
Math: 35% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
(3)
3100 West Saginaw St
Lansing, MI 48917
(517) 327-0700
Grades: K-8
| 681 students
Rank: #1010.
Winans Elementary School
Math: 33% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
5401 W Michigan Ave
Lansing, MI 48917
(517) 321-2371
Grades: 1-4
| 443 students
Rank: #1111.
Waverly Middle School
Math: 25% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
620 Snow Rd
Lansing, MI 48917
(517) 321-7240
Grades: 7-8
| 494 students
Rank: #12 - 1412. - 14.
Cumberland School
Math: 30-39% | Reading: 30-39%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
2801 Cumberland Rd
Lansing, MI 48906
(517) 755-1280
Grades: PK-3
| 260 students
Rank: #12 - 1412. - 14.
Forrest G Averill School
Math: 30-39% | Reading: 30-39%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
3201 Averill Dr
Lansing, MI 48911
(517) 755-1220
Grades: PK-4
| 165 students
Rank: #12 - 1412. - 14.
Reo School
Math: 30-39% | Reading: 30-39%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1221 Reo Ct
Lansing, MI 48910
(517) 755-1620
Grades: PK-3
| 172 students
Rank: #1515.
East Intermediate School
Math: 27% | Reading: 38%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
3131 West Michigan Ave
Lansing, MI 48917
(517) 484-8830
Grades: 5-6
| 389 students
Rank: #1616.
Waverly Senior High School
Math: 18% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
160 Snow Rd
Lansing, MI 48917
(517) 323-3831
Grades: 9-12
| 1,091 students
Rank: #1717.
Lyons School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2901 Lyons Ave
Lansing, MI 48910
(517) 755-1480
Grades: PK-3
| 274 students
Rank: #1818.
Lansing Charter Academy
Charter School
Math: 24% | Reading: 27%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
3300 Express Ct
Lansing, MI 48910
(517) 882-9585
Grades: K-8
| 646 students
Rank: #19 - 2019. - 20.
Forest View School
Math: 20-29% | Reading: 20-29%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
3119 Stoneleigh Dr
Lansing, MI 48910
(517) 755-1330
Grades: PK-3
| 210 students
Rank: #19 - 2019. - 20.
Kendon School
Math: 20-29% | Reading: 20-29%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
827 Kendon Dr
Lansing, MI 48910
(517) 755-1450
Grades: PK-3
| 177 students
Rank: #2121.
Gier Park School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
401 East Gier St
Lansing, MI 48906
(517) 755-1360
Grades: PK-3
| 376 students
Rank: #2222.
Mt Hope School
Math: 19% | Reading: 29%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1215 E Mount Hope Ave
Lansing, MI 48910
(517) 755-1550
Grades: 4-6
| 235 students
Rank: #2323.
Everett High School
Magnet School
Math: 12% | Reading: 34%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
3900 Stabler St
Lansing, MI 48910
(517) 755-1080
Grades: 7-12
| 1,652 students
Rank: #2424.
Lewton School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2000 Lewton Pl
Lansing, MI 48911
(517) 755-1460
Grades: K-7
| 290 students
Rank: #2525.
Riddle Elementary School
Math: 20-29% | Reading: 11-19%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
221 Huron St
Lansing, MI 48915
(517) 755-1720
Grades: PK-3
| 177 students
Rank: #2626.
Blended Learning Academies Credit Recovery High School
Alternative School
Charter School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1754 E Clark Rd
Lansing, MI 48906
(517) 214-1880
Grades: 9-12
| 85 students
Rank: #2727.
Sheridan Road
Math: 16% | Reading: 25%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
16900 Cedar St
Lansing, MI 48906
(517) 755-1630
Grades: 4-6
| 310 students
Rank: #2828.
Wexford Montessori Magnet School
Magnet School
Math: 13% | Reading: 26%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
5217 Wexford Rd
Lansing, MI 48911
(517) 755-1740
Grades: PK-8
| 367 students
Rank: #2929.
Dwight Rich School Of The Arts
Magnet School
Math: 13% | Reading: 25%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2600 Hampden Dr
Lansing, MI 48911
(517) 755-1160
Grades: K-8
| 318 students
Rank: #3030.
Eastern High School
Magnet School
Math: 10% | Reading: 24%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
220 North Pennsylvania Ave
Lansing, MI 48912
(517) 755-1050
Grades: 7-12
| 1,265 students
Rank: #3131.
Willow School
Math: 11-19% | Reading: 11-19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1012 West Willow St
Lansing, MI 48915
(517) 755-1680
Grades: PK-4
| 158 students
Rank: #3232.
Midmichigan Leadership Academy
Charter School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
730 West Maple St
Lansing, MI 48906
(517) 485-5379
Grades: PK-8
| 315 students
Rank: #3333.
Pattengill Academy
Magnet School
Math: 11% | Reading: 18%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
626 Marshall St
Lansing, MI 48912
(517) 755-1130
Grades: 4-6
| 487 students
Rank: #3434.
North School
Math: 10% | Reading: 17%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
333 East Miller Rd
Lansing, MI 48911
(517) 755-1710
Grades: PK-6
| 592 students
Rank: #3535.
Insight School Of Michigan
Alternative School
Charter School
Math: 6% | Reading: 22%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
6512 Centurion Dr
Lansing, MI 48917
(571) 580-0020
Grades: 6-12
| 788 students
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Lansing, Michigan Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
102 South Mcpherson Ave
Lansing, MI 48915
(517) 755-1391
Grades: 9-12
| 168 students
1614 E. Kalamazoo Street
Lansing, MI 48912
(517) 325-6760
Grades: K-5
| 277 students
121 South Bingham St
Lansing, MI 48912
(517) 755-1240
Grades: K-5
| 253 students
500 East Thomas St
Lansing, MI 48906
(517) 755-1150
Grades: 6-8
| 591 students
5525 South Pennsylvania Ave
Lansing, MI 48911
(517) 882-1400
Grades: K-8
| 207 students
500 W. Lenawee
Lansing, MI 48933
(517) 325-6961
Grades: 6-8
| 217 students
2924 Newark Avenue
Lansing, MI 48911
(517) 325-6894
Grades: K-8
| 471 students
5815 Wise Road
Lansing, MI 48911
(517) 325-6225
Grades: 7-12
| 96 students
2600 Hampden Dr
Lansing, MI 48911
(517) 755-1160
Grades: 6-8
| 557 students
2400 Pattengill Ave
Lansing, MI 48910
(517) 755-1290
Grades: PK-5
| 183 students
221 Huron St
Lansing, MI 48915
(517) 755-1720
Grades: K-5
| 201 students
333 Dahlia Dr
Lansing, MI 48911
(517) 755-1120
Grades: 6-8
| 810 students
7050 West Saginaw Hwy
Lansing, MI 48917
(517) 321-7781
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
1107 East Grand River Ave
Lansing, MI 48906
(517) 999-2730
Grades: PK
| n/a students
1107 E. Grand River Avenue
Lansing, MI 48906
(517) 755-1370
Grades: K-5
| 264 students
1754 E. Clark Road
Lansing, MI 48906
(517) 325-6822
Grades: K-5
| 167 students
2924 Newark Ave
Lansing, MI 48911
(517) 755-1390
Grades: Inquire with school
| 4 students
430 North Capitol Ave
Lansing, MI 48933
(517) 244-1212
Grades: 10-12
| n/a students
High Street Head Start (Closed 2012)
Special Education School
1717 North High St
Lansing, MI 48906
(517) 487-3994
Grades: PK
| n/a students
5815 Wise Rd
Lansing, MI 48911
(517) 755-1391
Grades: 6-12
| 28 students
3000 West Miller Rd
Lansing, MI 48911
(517) 230-5836
Grades: K-6
| 87 students
6031 S. M.l. King Jr. Blvd.
Lansing, MI 48911
(517) 325-6833
Grades: K-5
| 216 students
316 Moores River Drive
Lansing, MI 48910
(517) 755-1540
Grades: K-3
| 194 students
1215 East Mount Hope Ave
Lansing, MI 48910
(517) 755-1550
Grades: K-5
| 271 students
New City Academy (Closed 2011)
Magnet School
Charter School
2130 West Holmes Rd
Lansing, MI 48910
(517) 272-3000
Grades: K-8
| n/a students
2920 W. Kalamazoo
Lansing, MI 48917
(517) 484-1751
Grades: 9-12
| 121 students
626 Marshall St
Lansing, MI 48912
(517) 755-1130
Grades: 6-8
| 744 students
4817 Bristol Road
Lansing, MI 48910
(517) 394-4023
Grades: K-8
| 197 students
16900 Cedar St
Lansing, MI 48906
(517) 755-1630
Grades: PK-5
| 310 students
609 N. Verlinden Avenue
Lansing, MI 48915
(517) 325-6874
Grades: K-5
| 186 students
4200 Wainwright Ave
Lansing, MI 48911
(517) 755-1660
Grades: PK-7
| 272 students
1012 N. Walnut Street
Lansing, MI 48906
(517) 325-6880
Grades: PK-5
| 203 students
1900 S. Cedar Street
Lansing, MI 48910
(517) 487-8983
Grades: PK-12
| 415 students
1500 Boynton Dr
Lansing, MI 48917
(517) 321-3543
Grades: K-4
| 200 students

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