Top 10 Best Monroe County Public Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 55 public schools serving 21,816 students in Monroe County, MI (there are 13 private schools, serving 2,473 private students). 90% of all K-12 students in Monroe County, MI are educated in public schools (compared to the MI state average of 91%).
The top ranked public schools in Monroe County, MI are Joseph C Sterling Elementary School, Loren Eyler Elementary School and Mason Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Monroe County, MI public schools have an average math proficiency score of 34% (versus the Michigan public school average of 34%), and reading proficiency score of 46% (versus the 46% statewide average). Schools in Monroe County have an average ranking of 7/10, which is in the top 50% of Michigan public schools.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Michigan public school average of 35% (majority Black).

Best Public Schools in Monroe County (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #1 - 21. - 2.
Joseph C Sterling Elementary School
Magnet School
(Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
160 Fessner Rd
Carleton, MI 48117
(734) 654-6846
Grades: PK-4
| 288 students
Rank: #1 - 21. - 2.
Loren Eyler Elementary School
(Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1335 Carleton Rockwood Rd
Carleton, MI 48117
(734) 654-2121
Grades: PK-4
| 261 students
Rank: #33.
Mason Middle School
(Math: 56% | Reading: 66%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2260 Lakeside Rd
Erie, MI 48133
(734) 848-9393
Grades: 6-8
| 257 students
Rank: #44.
Ida Elementary School
(Math: 68% | Reading: 58%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
7900 Ida St
Ida, MI 48140
(734) 269-3605
Grades: PK-4
| 576 students
Rank: #55.
Whiteford Elementary School
(Math: 65-69% | Reading: 55-59%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
6655 Consear Rd
Ottawa Lake, MI 49267
(734) 856-1443
Grades: PK-5
| 330 students
Rank: #66.
Monroe County Education Center
Special Education School
(Math: 50-59% | Reading: 60-69%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1091 South Raisinville Rd
Monroe, MI 48161
(734) 322-2610
Grades: PK-12
| 104 students
Rank: #77.
Monroe County Middle College
(Math: 35-39% | Reading: 75-79%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1101 South Raisinville Rd
Monroe, MI 48161
(734) 322-2620
Grades: 9-12
| 356 students
Rank: #88.
Dundee Elementary School
(Math: 51% | Reading: 54%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
420 Ypsilanti St
Dundee, MI 48131
(734) 529-2350
Grades: PK-5
| 842 students
Rank: #99.
Ida High School
(Math: 35-39% | Reading: 65-69%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
3145 Prairie St
Ida, MI 48140
(734) 269-3485
Grades: 9-12
| 427 students
Rank: #1010.
Airport Middle College
(Math: ≥50% | Reading: ≥50% )
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
11330 Grafton Rd
Carleton, MI 48117
(734) 654-4071
Grades: 9-12
| 16 students
Rank: #1111.
Dundee Community High School
(Math: 30-34% | Reading: 70-74%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
130 Viking Dr
Dundee, MI 48131
(734) 529-7008
Grades: 9-12
| 491 students
Rank: #1212.
Milan High School
(Math: 40-44% | Reading: 55-59%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
200 Big Red Dr
Milan, MI 48160
(734) 439-5000
Grades: 9-12
| 591 students
Rank: #13 - 1413. - 14.
Summerfield Juniorsenior High School
(Math: 35-39% | Reading: 60-64%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
17555 Ida West Rd
Petersburg, MI 49270
(734) 279-1012
Grades: 7-12
| 266 students
Rank: #13 - 1413. - 14.
Whiteford High School
(Math: 35-39% | Reading: 60-64%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
6655 Consear Rd
Ottawa Lake, MI 49267
(734) 856-1443
Grades: 9-12
| 264 students
Rank: #15 - 1615. - 16.
Mason Central School
(Math: 47% | Reading: 52%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2410 Lakeside Dr
Erie, MI 48133
(734) 848-9402
Grades: PK-5
| 431 students
Rank: #15 - 1615. - 16.
Summerfield Elementary School
(Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
232 East Elm St
Petersburg, MI 49270
(734) 279-1013
Grades: PK-6
| 326 students
Rank: #1717.
Monroe Road Elementary School
(Math: 39% | Reading: 61%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
7979 Monroe Rd
Lambertville, MI 48144
(734) 850-6800
Grades: PK-5
| 629 students
Rank: #1818.
Mason Virtual Academy
(Math: <50% | Reading: <50%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2400 Mason Eagle Drive
Erie, MI 48133
(734) 848-9353
Grades: 6-12
| 16 students
Rank: #1919.
Jackman Road Elementary School
(Math: 46% | Reading: 54%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
8008 Jackman Rd
Temperance, MI 48182
(734) 850-6600
Grades: PK-5
| 636 students
Rank: #2020.
Fred W Ritter Elementary School
(Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
5650 Carleton Rockwood Rd
South Rockwood, MI 48179
(734) 379-5335
Grades: PK-4
| 277 students
Rank: #2121.
Dundee Middle School
(Math: 43% | Reading: 53%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
420 Ypsilanti St
Dundee, MI 48131
(734) 529-2350
Grades: 6-8
| 395 students
Rank: #2222.
Monroe County Youth Center
(Math: <50% | Reading: ≥50% )
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
3600 South Custer Rd
Monroe, MI 48161
(734) 342-8620
Grades: 5-12
| 6 students
Rank: #2323.
Clayton H Symons Elementary School
(Math: 47% | Reading: 50%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
432 South Platt Rd
Milan, MI 48160
(734) 439-5300
Grades: 3-5
| 381 students
Rank: #2424.
Bedford Junior High School
(Math: 37% | Reading: 56%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
8405 Jackman Rd
Temperance, MI 48182
(734) 850-6200
Grades: 6-8
| 901 students
Rank: #2525.
Ida Middle School
(Math: 38% | Reading: 54%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
3143 Prairie St
Ida, MI 48140
(734) 269-2220
Grades: 5-8
| 453 students
Rank: #2626.
Whiteford Middle School
(Math: 35-39% | Reading: 50-54%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
6655 Consear Rd
Ottawa Lake, MI 49267
(734) 856-1443
Grades: 6-8
| 192 students
Rank: #2727.
Mason Senior High School
(Math: 25-29% | Reading: 55-59%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2400 Mason Eagle Dr
Erie, MI 48133
(734) 848-9353
Grades: 9-12
| 335 students
Rank: #2828.
Douglas Road Elementary School
(Math: 43% | Reading: 46%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
6875 Douglas Rd
Lambertville, MI 48144
(734) 850-6700
Grades: PK-5
| 565 students
Rank: #2929.
Bedford Senior High School
(Math: 29% | Reading: 56%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
8285 Jackman Rd
Temperance, MI 48182
(734) 850-6100
Grades: 9-12
| 1,375 students
Rank: #3030.
Triumph Academy
Charter School
(Math: 39% | Reading: 47%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
3000 Vivian Rd
Monroe, MI 48162
(734) 240-2610
Grades: K-8
| 777 students
Rank: #3131.
Wagar 78 Middle School
(Math: 38% | Reading: 47%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
11200 Grafton Rd
Carleton, MI 48117
(734) 654-6205
Grades: 7-8
| 392 students
Rank: #3232.
Airport Senior High School
(Math: 20-24% | Reading: 55-59%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
11330 Grafton Rd
Carleton, MI 48117
(734) 654-6208
Grades: 9-12
| 739 students
Rank: #33 - 3433. - 34.
Henry Niedermeier Elementary School
(Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
8400 Newport South Rd
Newport, MI 48166
(734) 654-4141
Grades: PK-4
| 267 students
Rank: #33 - 3433. - 34.
North Elementary School
(Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
8281 North Dixie Hwy
Newport, MI 48166
(734) 322-2451
Grades: 2-4
| 249 students
Rank: #3535.
Airport Center For Education
Alternative School
(Math: ≤20% | Reading: 40-59%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
11330 Grafton Rd
Carleton, MI 48117
(734) 654-4071
Grades: K-12
| 100 students
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Monroe County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
11330 Grafton Rd.
Carleton, MI 48117
(734) 654-4071
Grades: K-12
| n/a students
1623 West Sterns Rd
Temperance, MI 48182
(734) 850-6051
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
1619 West Sterns Rd
Temperance, MI 48182
(734) 850-6000
Grades: PK
| n/a students
1008 Riverview Ave
Monroe, MI 48162
(734) 265-3800
Grades: PK
| n/a students
1008 Riverview Street
Monroe, MI 48162
(734) 265-3800
Grades: 6-8
| 554 students
306 Lincoln Avenue
Monroe, MI 48162
(734) 265-4200
Grades: K-6
| 309 students
1101 S Raisinville Rd
Monroe, MI 48161
(734) 322-2620
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
11330 Grafton Road
Carleton, MI 48117
(734) 654-6208
Grades: 8-12
| 53 students
3500 Comboni Way
Monroe, MI 48162
(734) 242-5898
Grades: 7-12
| n/a students
1960 Hurd Rd
Monroe, MI 48162
(734) 289-5580
Grades: K
| 6 students
5707 Williams Rd
Monroe, MI 48162
(734) 322-2201
Grades: 9-12
| 42 students
5102 North Stoney Creek Rd
Monroe, MI 48162
(734) 322-2380
Grades: 5-6
| 267 students
908 E. 2nd Street
Monroe, MI 48161
(734) 265-4600
Grades: K-6
| 317 students
8400 S. Newport Road
Newport, MI 48166
(734) 586-2676
Grades: K-5
| 400 students
2400 Lakeside Road
Erie, MI 48133
(734) 848-5025
Grades: 1-4
| 82 students
2480 Wood Road
Erie, MI 48133
(734) 242-4466
Grades: K
| 96 students
1101 S Raisinville Rd
Monroe, MI 48161
(734) 242-5799
Grades: PK-12
| 474 students
8400 Newport South Rd
Newport, MI 48166
(734) 586-2676
Grades: K-5
| n/a students
77 N. Roessler Street
Monroe, MI 48162
(734) 265-4900
Grades: K-6
| 173 students
77 North Roessler St
Monroe, MI 48162
(734) 265-4900
Grades: PK
| n/a students
15488 Eastwood Street
Monroe, MI 48161
(734) 265-5000
Grades: K-6
| 156 students
17555 Ida West Rd
Petersburg, MI 49270
(734) 279-1012
Grades: 7-8
| 122 students
1575 West Temperance Rd
Temperance, MI 48182
(734) 850-6500
Grades: K-5
| 411 students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public schools in Monroe County, MI?
The top ranked public schools in Monroe County, MI include Joseph C Sterling Elementary School, Loren Eyler Elementary School and Mason Middle School.
How many public schools are located in Monroe County, MI?
55 public schools are located in Monroe County, MI.
What percentage of students in Monroe County, MI go to public school?
90% of all K-12 students in Monroe County, MI are educated in public schools (compared to the MI state average of 91%).
What is the racial composition of students in Monroe County, MI?
Monroe County, MI public schools minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Michigan public schools average of 35% (majority Black).

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