Muskegon Public Schools Of The City Of School District

1458 5th St
Muskegon, MI 49441-2117
(District boundaries shown in map)
1/
10
Bottom 50%

Top Rankings

Muskegon Public Schools Of The City Of 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%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 7 public schools serving 3,445 students in Muskegon Public Schools Of The City Of School District. This district's average testing ranking is 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Michigan.
Public Schools in Muskegon Public Schools Of The City Of School District have an average math proficiency score of 5% (versus the Michigan public school average of 35%), and reading proficiency score of 12% (versus the 48% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Michigan public school average of 35% (majority Black).

Overview

This School District
This State (MI)
# Schools
7 Schools
3,542 Schools
# Students
3,445 Students
1,394,596 Students
# Teachers
201 Teachers
82,754 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1

District Rank

Muskegon Public Schools Of The City Of School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 850 school districts in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 83% has increased from 75% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (MI)
#834 out of 855 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Muskegon Public Schools Of The City Of  School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
4%
36%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Muskegon Public Schools Of The City Of  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 2020-21 school year data.
12%
48%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Muskegon Public Schools Of The City Of  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 2020-21 school year data.
83%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Muskegon Public Schools Of The City Of  School District and public school graduation rate of MI by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.61
0.55
# American Indian Students
18 Students
8,802 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# Asian Students
4 Students
49,232 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
3%
# Hispanic Students
505 Students
120,541 Students
% Hispanic Students
15%
9%
# Black Students
2,006 Students
245,941 Students
% Black Students
58%
18%
# White Students
587 Students
900,679 Students
% White Students
17%
64%
# Hawaiian Students
2 Students
1,210 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
323 Students
68,190 Students
% of Two or more races Students
9%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
-
# Students in K Grade:
300
114,598
# Students in 1st Grade:
240
98,757
# Students in 2nd Grade:
226
100,937
# Students in 3rd Grade:
233
100,648
# Students in 4th Grade:
249
100,558
# Students in 5th Grade:
287
102,085
# Students in 6th Grade:
242
101,953
# Students in 7th Grade:
281
104,180
# Students in 8th Grade:
239
107,358
# Students in 9th Grade:
411
121,519
# Students in 10th Grade:
331
114,888
# Students in 11th Grade:
216
109,042
# Students in 12th Grade:
190
114,025
# Ungraded Students:
-
4,048

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $18,385 is higher than the state median of $18,267. The school district revenue/student has grown by 14% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $15,540 is less than the state median of $17,461. The school district spending/student has grown by 11% over four school years.
This School District
This State (MI)
Total Revenue
$63 MM
$25,476 MM
This chart display total revenue of Muskegon Public Schools Of The City Of  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in MI by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$54 MM
$24,351 MM
This chart display total spending of Muskegon Public Schools Of The City Of  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in MI by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$18,385
$18,267
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Muskegon Public Schools Of The City Of  School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in MI by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$15,540
$17,461
This chart display average spending per public school student in Muskegon Public Schools Of The City Of  School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in MI by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Muskegon Public Schools Of The City Of School District Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Muskegon High School
(Math: 6-9% | Reading: 25-29%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
80 West Southern Ave
Muskegon, MI 49441
(231) 720-2800
Grades: 8-12
| 1,043 students
Rank: #22.
Muskegon Community Education Center
Alternative School
(Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10% )
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
80 W Southern Ave
Muskegon, MI 49441
(231) 720-2800
Grades: 9-12
| 105 students
Rank: #33.
Moon Elementary School
(Math: ≤5% | Reading: 15-19%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1826 Hoyt St
Muskegon, MI 49442
(231) 720-2700
Grades: PK-5
| 272 students
Rank: #4 - 64. - 6.
Bunker Elementary School
(Math: ≤5% | Reading: 6-9%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2312 Denmark St
Muskegon, MI 49441
(231) 720-2300
Grades: PK-5
| 437 students
Rank: #4 - 64. - 6.
Marquette Elementary School
(Math: ≤5% | Reading: 6-9%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
480 Bennett St
Muskegon, MI 49442
(231) 720-2600
Grades: PK-5
| 522 students
Rank: #4 - 64. - 6.
Oakview Elementary School
(Math: ≤5% | Reading: 6-9%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1420 Madison St
Muskegon, MI 49442
(231) 720-2450
Grades: PK-5
| 304 students
Rank: #77.
Muskegon Middle School
(Math: 4% | Reading: 13%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1150 Amity Ave
Muskegon, MI 49442
(231) 720-3000
Grades: 6-8
| 762 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Muskegon Public Schools Of The City Of School District?
Muskegon Public Schools Of The City Of School District manages 7 public schools serving 3,445 students.
What is the rank of Muskegon Public Schools Of The City Of School District?
Muskegon Public Schools Of The City Of School District is ranked #832 out of 850 school districts in Michigan (bottom 50%) based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data for the 2020-2021 school year. This district ranks in the top 20% of Michigan school districts for: Most diverse schools (Top 1%) and Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
What is the racial composition of students in Muskegon Public Schools Of The City Of School District?
58% of Muskegon Public Schools Of The City Of School District students are Black, 17% of students are White, 15% of students are Hispanic, 9% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student/teacher ratio of Muskegon Public Schools Of The City Of School District?
Muskegon Public Schools Of The City Of School District has a student/teacher ratio of 17:1, which is equal to the Michigan state average of 17:1.
What is Muskegon Public Schools Of The City Of School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $15,540 is less than the state median of $17,461. The school district spending/student has grown by 11% over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 7 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 3,445 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 83%
  • : 83% (Top 50% in MI)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 4% (Btm 50%)
  • : 12% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

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