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For the 2021 school year, there are 13 public schools in Manistee County, MI, serving 5,697 students. Manistee County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Michigan.
Manistee County, MI public schools have an average math proficiency score of 22% (versus the Michigan public school average of 33%), and reading proficiency score of 28% (versus the 39% statewide average). Schools in Manistee County have an average ranking of 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Michigan public schools.
The top ranked public schools in Manistee County, MI are Casman Alternative Academy, Betsie Valley School and Bear Lake Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Michigan public school average of 34% (majority Black).
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is more than the Michigan public school average of 18:1.

Top Manistee County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Casman Alternative Academy Alternative School
    Magnet School
    Charter School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    225 9th St
    Manistee, MI 49660
    (231) 723-4981

    Grades: 7-12 | 63 students
  • Betsie Valley School Magnet School
    Math: 30-34% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    17936 Cadillac Hwy
    Thompsonville, MI 49683
    (231) 378-4164

    Grades: PK-5 | 143 students
  • Bear Lake Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    7748 Cody St
    Bear Lake, MI 49614
    (231) 864-3133

    Grades: PK-6 | 130 students
  • Manistee Isd Center Programs Special Education School
    Math: 40-59% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    772 E Parkdale Ave
    Manistee, MI 49660
    (231) 723-6205

    Grades: PK-12 | 48 students
  • John F Kennedy Elementary School Math: 37% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    550 Maple St
    Manistee, MI 49660
    (231) 723-3271

    Grades: 3-5 | 333 students
  • Onekama Consolidated Schools Math: 32% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    5016 Main St
    Onekama, MI 49675
    (231) 889-5521

    Grades: K-12 | 437 students
  • Manistee Middle High School Math: 32% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    525 12th St
    Manistee, MI 49660
    (231) 723-2547

    Grades: 6-12 | 816 students
  • Knd Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4400 N Highbridge Rd
    Brethren, MI 49619
    (231) 477-5353

    Grades: K-6 | 291 students
  • Brethren Middle School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4400 North High Bridge Rd
    Brethren, MI 49619
    (231) 477-5353

    Grades: 7-8 | 79 students
  • Bear Lake High School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    7748 Cody St
    Bear Lake, MI 49614
    (231) 864-3133

    Grades: 7-12 | 142 students
  • Michigan Great Lakes Virtual Academy Charter School
    Math: 11% | Reading: 22%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    50 Filer St Ste F
    Manistee, MI 49660
    (231) 794-5999

    Grades: PK-12 | 2,771 students
  • Brethren High School Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4400 North High Bridge Rd
    Brethren, MI 49619
    (231) 477-5353

    Grades: 9-12 | 151 students
  • Thomas Jefferson Elementary School
    515 Bryant Ave
    Manistee, MI 49660
    (231) 723-9285

    Grades: K-2 | 293 students
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