Top 10 Best Mount Pleasant Public Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 14 public schools serving 4,671 students in Mount Pleasant, MI (there are 6 private schools, serving 1,046 private students). 82% of all K-12 students in Mount Pleasant, MI are educated in public schools (compared to the MI state average of 91%).
The top ranked public schools in Mount Pleasant, MI are Ganiard School, Pullen Elementary School and Vowles School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Mount Pleasant, MI public schools have an average math proficiency score of 30% (versus the Michigan public school average of 34%), and reading proficiency score of 45% (versus the 46% statewide average). Schools in Mount Pleasant have an average ranking of 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Michigan public schools.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority American Indian and Hispanic), which is less than the Michigan public school average of 35% (majority Black).

Best Public Schools in Mount Pleasant, MI (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Ganiard School
(Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59% )
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
101 South Adams St
Mount Pleasant, MI 48858
(989) 775-2240
Grades: PK-2
| 249 students
Rank: #2 - 32. - 3.
Pullen Elementary School
(Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59% )
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
251 South Brown St
Mount Pleasant, MI 48858
(989) 775-2270
Grades: K-2
| 319 students
Rank: #2 - 32. - 3.
Vowles School
(Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59% )
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1560 Watson Rd
Mount Pleasant, MI 48858
(989) 775-2280
Grades: PK-2
| 221 students
Rank: #44.
Mt Pleasant Senior High School
(Math: 35-39% | Reading: 60-64%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1155 South Elizabeth St
Mount Pleasant, MI 48858
(989) 775-2201
Grades: 9-12
| 1,117 students
Rank: #55.
Beal City High School
(Math: 40% | Reading: 53%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
3117 Elias Rd
Mount Pleasant, MI 48858
(989) 644-3944
Grades: 6-12
| 402 students
Rank: #66.
Fancher School
(Math: 40% | Reading: 49%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
801 South Kinney Ave
Mount Pleasant, MI 48858
(989) 775-2230
Grades: 3-5
| 409 students
Rank: #77.
Beal City Elementary School
(Math: 25-29% | Reading: 45-49%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
3117 Elias Rd
Mount Pleasant, MI 48858
(989) 644-2740
Grades: K-5
| 264 students
Rank: #88.
Mt Pleasant Middle School
(Math: 29% | Reading: 43%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
440 South Bradley St
Mount Pleasant, MI 48858
(989) 775-2221
Grades: 6-8
| 769 students
Rank: #99.
Renaissance Public School Academy
Charter School
(Math: 22% | Reading: 43%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
2797 South Isabella Rd
Mount Pleasant, MI 48858
(989) 773-9889
Grades: K-8
| 418 students
Rank: #1010.
Mary Mcguire School
(Math: 19% | Reading: 35%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
4883 Crosslanes St
Mount Pleasant, MI 48858
(989) 775-2260
Grades: 3-5
| 275 students
Rank: #11 - 1211. - 12.
Odyssey Middlehigh School
Alternative School
(Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
3441 South Wise Rd
Mount Pleasant, MI 48858
(989) 773-9473
Grades: 7-12
| 81 students
Rank: #11 - 1211. - 12.
Way Oasis
Alternative School
(Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
3480 South Isabella Rd
Mount Pleasant, MI 48858
(989) 775-2290
Grades: 6-12
| 132 students
Rank: n/an/a
Isabella Day Treatment
Alternative School
2007 East Preston St
Mount Pleasant, MI 48858
(989) 775-2370
Grades: 7-12
| 8 students
Rank: n/an/a
Kinney School
Special Education School
720 North Kinney Ave
Mount Pleasant, MI 48858
(989) 775-2350
Grades: 9-12
| 7 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Mount Pleasant, Michigan

Mount Pleasant, Michigan Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
3032 South Winn Rd
Mount Pleasant, MI 48858
(989) 773-9543
Grades: 7-12
| 9 students
1651 South Bamber Rd
Mount Pleasant, MI 48858
(989) 775-2370
Grades: 7-12
| n/a students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public schools in Mount Pleasant, MI?
The top ranked public schools in Mount Pleasant, MI include Ganiard School, Pullen Elementary School and Vowles School.
How many public schools are located in Mount Pleasant, MI?
14 public schools are located in Mount Pleasant, MI.
What percentage of students in Mount Pleasant, MI go to public school?
82% of all K-12 students in Mount Pleasant, MI are educated in public schools (compared to the MI state average of 91%).
What is the racial composition of students in Mount Pleasant, MI?
Mount Pleasant, MI public schools minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority American Indian and Hispanic), which is less than the Michigan public schools average of 35% (majority Black).

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