Lansing Public School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 34 public schools serving 10,621 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 15% (versus the Michigan public school average of 39%), and reading proficiency score of 25% (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 75% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Michigan public school average of 34% (majority Black).

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%)

Overview

School District Name
Lansing Public School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (MI)
# Schools
34 Schools
3,752 Schools
# Students
10,621 Students
1,471,315 Students
# Teachers
620 Teachers
82,103 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1

District Rank

Lansing Public School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 864 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 2018-2019 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
0.52
# American Indian Students
57 Students
9,967 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# Asian Students
662 Students
49,753 Students
% Asian Students
6%
3%
# Hispanic Students
2,069 Students
114,844 Students
% Hispanic Students
19%
8%
# Black Students
4,178 Students
260,067 Students
% Black Students
39%
18%
# White Students
2,624 Students
977,697 Students
% White Students
25%
66%
# Hawaiian Students
4 Students
1,270 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
1,027 Students
57,332 Students
% of Two or more races Students
10%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
-
# Students in K Grade:
988
116,531
# Students in 1st Grade:
936
105,739
# Students in 2nd Grade:
856
103,851
# Students in 3rd Grade:
839
105,347
# Students in 4th Grade:
810
107,935
# Students in 5th Grade:
792
112,233
# Students in 6th Grade:
774
112,252
# Students in 7th Grade:
773
111,715
# Students in 8th Grade:
744
114,372
# Students in 9th Grade:
1,056
123,329
# Students in 10th Grade:
841
121,114
# Students in 11th Grade:
671
115,638
# Students in 12th Grade:
532
117,203
# Ungraded Students:
9
4,056

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $15,028 is higher than the state median of $13,210. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $15,264 is higher than the state median of $13,245. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (MI)
Total Revenue
$160 MM
$10 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 2016-17 school year data.
Spending
$162 MM
$10 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 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$15,028
$13,210
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 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$15,264
$13,245
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 2016-17 school year data.

Best Lansing Public School District 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.
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: #33.
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: #44.
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: #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
| 260 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
| 165 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
| 172 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
| 274 students
Rank: #9 - 109. - 10.
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: #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
| 177 students
Rank: #1111.
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: #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
| 235 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
| 1,652 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: K-7
| 290 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
| 177 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
| 310 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-8
| 367 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
| 318 students
Rank: #1919.
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: #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
| 158 students
Rank: #2121.
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: #2222.
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: #2323.
Attwood School
Math: 9% | Reading: 15%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
915 Attwood Dr
Lansing, MI 48911
(517) 755-1210
Grades: 4-6
| 211 students
Rank: #2424.
Woodcreek Achievement Center
Alternative School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
4000 Woodcreek Ln
Lansing, MI 48911
(517) 755-1700
Grades: 7-12
| 155 students
Rank: #2525.
Jw Sexton High School
Magnet School
Math: 5% | Reading: 16%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
102 Mcpherson Ave
Lansing, MI 48915
(517) 755-1070
Grades: 7-12
| 815 students
Early Lansing Community College Head Start
Special Education School
820 North Washington Ave
Lansing, MI 48906
(517) 485-3504
Grades: PK
| n/a students
Fairview School
815 North Fairview Ave
Lansing, MI 48912
(517) 755-1310
Grades: PK-3
| 207 students
Gardner Academy
Magnet School
333 Dahlia Dr
Lansing, MI 48911
(517) 755-1120
Grades: 4-8
| 539 students
Hill Center
Vocational School
5815 Wise Rd
Lansing, MI 48911
(517) 755-2800
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
Ingham County Youth Center
Alternative School
700 E Jolly Rd
Lansing, MI 48911
(517) 755-2800
Grades: 3-12
| 9 students
Lansing Adult Education
Alternative School
5815 Wise Rd
Lansing, MI 48911
(517) 755-1391
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
Mt Vernon Head Start
Special Education School
3338 North Waverly Rd
Lansing, MI 48906
(517) 323-2206
Grades: PK
| n/a students
Pleasant View Magnet School
Magnet School
4501 Pleasant Grove Rd
Lansing, MI 48910
(517) 755-1600
Grades: K-8
| 507 students
Wainwright
Special Education School
4200 Wainwright Ave
Lansing, MI 48911
(517) 755-3800
Grades: K-12
| n/a students

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 10,621 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 75%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 64% (Btm 50% in MI)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 14% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 23% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.74

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