Meridian School District
For the 2021 school year, there are 3 public schools serving 1,330 students in Meridian School District. This district's average testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Michigan.
Public Schools in Meridian School District have an average math proficiency score of 33% (versus the Michigan public school average of 39%), and reading proficiency score of 45% (versus the 49% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Meridian School District are Meridian Early College High School, Meridian Junior High School and Meridian Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Meridian School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Michigan.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the Michigan public school average of 34% (majority Black).
|School District Name||Meridian School District|
|School District Website||http://www.merps.org|
|School District Phone Number||(989) 687-3200|
|School District Grades Offered||PK - 12|
|2018-2019 School Year Data||This School District||This State (MI)|
|# of Schools||3 Schools||3,753 Schools|
|# of Students||1,330 Students||1,471,925 Students|
|# of Teachers||71 Teachers||82,136 Teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||19:1||18:1|
Meridian 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 90-94% has increased from 45-49% over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data||This School District||State Average (MI)|
Overall District Rank
|#446 out of 872 school districts|
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
Students by Ethnicity:
|# of American Indian Students||1 Student||9,967 Students|
|% American Indian Students||n/a|
|# of Asian Students||2 Students||49,829 Students|
|% Asian Students||n/a|
|# of Hispanic Students||18 Students||114,866 Students|
|% Hispanic Students|
|# of Black Students||16 Students||260,317 Students|
|% Black Students|
|# of White Students||1,276 Students||977,942 Students|
|% White Students|
|# of Hawaiian Students||n/a||1,272 Students|
|% of Hawaiian Students||n/a||n/a|
|# of Two or more races Students||17 Students||57,347 Students|
|% of Two or more races Students|
Students by Grade:
|# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:||-||-|
|# of Students in Kindergarten:||112||116,531|
|# of Students in 1st Grade:||80||105,739|
|# of Students in 2nd Grade:||81||103,851|
|# of Students in 3rd Grade:||105||105,347|
|# of Students in 4th Grade:||85||107,935|
|# of Students in 5th Grade:||120||112,233|
|# of Students in 6th Grade:||106||112,441|
|# of Students in 7th Grade:||89||111,922|
|# of Students in 8th Grade:||108||114,586|
|# of Students in 9th Grade:||119||123,329|
|# of Students in 10th Grade:||94||121,114|
|# of Students in 11th Grade:||94||115,638|
|# of Students in 12th Grade:||137||117,203|
|# of Ungraded Students:||-||4,056|
District Revenue and Spending
The revenue/student of $12,089 in this school district is less 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 $11,559 is less than the state median of $13,245. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
|Definition of Terms 2016-2017||This School District||This State (MI)|
|Total Revenue||$16 MM||$10 MM|
|Spending||$15 MM||$10 MM|
|Revenue / Student||$12,089||$13,210|
|Revenue / Student||$11,559||$13,245|
Best Meridian School District Public Schools (2021)
- School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
- Rank: #11.3303 N Meridian Rd
Sanford, MI 48657
Grades: 9-12 | 444 students
- Rank: #22.3475 North Meridian Rd
Sanford, MI 48657
Grades: 5-8 | 423 students
- Rank: #33.3353 North Meridian Rd
Sanford, MI 48657
Grades: PK-4 | 463 students
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