Lansing Public School District

519 West Kalamazoo St
Lansing, MI 48933-2008
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%

Top Rankings

Lansing Public School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Michigan for:

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2022-23 school year, there are 29 public schools serving 9,890 students in Lansing Public School District. This district's average testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Michigan.
Public Schools in Lansing Public School District have an average math proficiency score of 14% (versus the Michigan public school average of 39%), and reading proficiency score of 24% (versus the 49% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Lansing Public School District are Cavanaugh School, Post Oak School and Ingham Academyfamily Center. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Lansing Public School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Michigan.
Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Michigan public school average of 35% (majority Black).

Overview

2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (MI)
# Schools
29 Schools
3,552 Schools
# Students
9,890 Students
1,402,793 Students
# Teachers
627 Teachers
81,445 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1

District Rank

Lansing Public School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 862 school districts in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 64% has increased from 56% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (MI)
Overall District Rank
#759 out of 872 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Lansing Public   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
14%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lansing 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
49%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lansing 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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
64%
85%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Lansing Public   School District and public school graduation rate of MI by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.74
0.54
# American Indian Students
36 Students
8,929 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
568 Students
49,796 Students
% Asian Students
6%
3%
# Hispanic Students
2,022 Students
117,732 Students
% Hispanic Students
21%
8%
# Black Students
3,890 Students
247,767 Students
% Black Students
39%
18%
# White Students
2,219 Students
912,175 Students
% White Students
22%
65%
# Hawaiian Students
5 Students
1,201 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
1,150 Students
65,125 Students
% of Two or more races Students
12%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
-
# Students in K Grade:
830
106,526
# Students in 1st Grade:
918
101,141
# Students in 2nd Grade:
836
100,631
# Students in 3rd Grade:
787
100,684
# Students in 4th Grade:
777
102,076
# Students in 5th Grade:
724
101,704
# Students in 6th Grade:
737
104,266
# Students in 7th Grade:
719
107,731
# Students in 8th Grade:
715
112,321
# Students in 9th Grade:
980
119,122
# Students in 10th Grade:
761
116,106
# Students in 11th Grade:
605
113,207
# Students in 12th Grade:
473
113,297
# Ungraded Students:
28
3,981

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $17,270 is higher than the state median of $14,294. The school district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $18,663 is higher than the state median of $14,172. The school district spending/student has grown by 7% over four school years.
This School District
This State (MI)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$171 MM
$11 MM
This chart display total revenue of Lansing Public   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in MI by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$185 MM
$11 MM
This chart display total spending of Lansing Public   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in MI by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$17,270
$14,294
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Lansing Public   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in MI by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$18,663
$14,172
This chart display average spending per public school student in Lansing Public   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in MI by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Lansing Public School District Public Schools (2022-23)

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
| 249 students
Rank: #22.
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-8
| 331 students
Rank: #33.
Ingham Academyfamily Center
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1601 West Holmes Rd
Lansing, MI 48910
(517) 352-2692
Grades: 7-12
| 65 students
Rank: #44.
Beekman Center
Special Education School
Math: 40-49% | Reading: 30-39%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
2901 Wabash Rd
Lansing, MI 48910
(517) 755-1170
Grades: PK-12
| 97 students
Rank: #5 - 75. - 7.
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
| 254 students
Rank: #5 - 75. - 7.
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
| 160 students
Rank: #5 - 75. - 7.
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
| 186 students
Rank: #88.
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
| 195 students
Rank: #9 - 109. - 10.
Forest View School
Math: 20-29% | Reading: 20-29%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
3119 Stoneleigh Dr
Lansing, MI 48910
(517) 755-1330
Grades: PK-3
| 242 students
Rank: #9 - 109. - 10.
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
| 148 students
Rank: #1111.
Gier Park School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
401 East Gier St
Lansing, MI 48906
(517) 755-1360
Grades: PK-3
| 298 students
Rank: #1212.
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
| 297 students
Rank: #1313.
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
| 1,431 students
Rank: #1414.
Lewton School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2000 Lewton Pl
Lansing, MI 48911
(517) 755-1460
Grades: PK-7
| 218 students
Rank: #1515.
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
| 138 students
Rank: #1616.
Sheridan Road
Math: 16% | Reading: 25%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
16900 Cedar St
Lansing, MI 48906
(517) 755-1630
Grades: 4-6
| 311 students
Rank: #1717.
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-5
| 243 students
Rank: #1818.
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
| 668 students
Rank: #1919.
Eastern High School
Magnet School
Math: 10% | Reading: 24%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
626 Marshall St
Lansing, MI 48912
(517) 755-1050
Grades: 7-12
| 1,084 students
Rank: #2020.
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
| 146 students
Rank: #2121.
Pattengill School
Magnet School
Math: 11% | Reading: 18%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
815 N Fairview Ave
Lansing, MI 48912
(517) 755-1130
Grades: PK-6
| 606 students
Rank: #2222.
North School
Math: 10% | Reading: 17%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
333 East Miller Rd
Lansing, MI 48911
(517) 755-1710
Grades: 4-6
| 168 students
Rank: #2323.
Attwood School
Math: 9% | Reading: 15%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
915 Attwood Dr
Lansing, MI 48911
(517) 755-1210
Grades: 4-6
| 223 students
Rank: #2424.
Gardner International School
Math: 8% | Reading: 12%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
333 Dahlia Dr
Lansing, MI 48911
(517) 755-1121
Grades: K-8
| 893 students
Rank: #2525.
Jw Sexton High School
Magnet School
Math: 5% | Reading: 16%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
102 Mcpherson Ave
Lansing, MI 48915
(517) 755-1070
Grades: 7-12
| 1,077 students
Rank: n/an/a
Center For Success At Pleasant View
Alternative School
4501 Pleasant Grove Rd
Lansing, MI 48910
(517) 755-1600
Grades: 7-12
| 42 students
Rank: n/an/a
Hill Center
Vocational School
5815 Wise Rd
Lansing, MI 48911
(517) 755-2800
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
Ingham County Youth Center
Alternative School
700 E Jolly Rd
Lansing, MI 48911
(517) 755-2946
Grades: 3-12
| 9 students
Rank: n/an/a
Woodcreek Montessori
4000 Woodcreek Ln
Lansing, MI 48911
(517) 755-1700
Grades: 6-8
| 111 students

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • District size: 29 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 9,890 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 78%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 64% (Btm 50% in MI)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 14% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 23% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

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