Muskegon Public Schools Of The City Of School District

1458 5th St
Muskegon, MI 49441-2117
(District boundaries shown in map)
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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 2 public high schools serving 1,148 students in Muskegon Public Schools Of The City Of School District. This district's average high testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public high schools in Michigan.
Public High Schools in Muskegon Public Schools Of The City Of School District have an average math proficiency score of 11% (versus the Michigan public high school average of 30%), and reading proficiency score of 24% (versus the 48% statewide average).
Public High School in Muskegon Public School Of The City Of School District have a Graduation Rate of 84%, which is equal to the Michigan average of 84%.
The school with highest graduation rate is Muskegon High School, with 85-89% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in Michigan or national school graduation rate statistics.
Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Michigan public high school average of 35% (majority Black).

Overview

This School District
This State (MI)
# Schools
7 Schools
1,351 Schools
# Students
3,445 Students
552,536 Students
# Teachers
201 Teachers
31,099 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 863 school districts in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2021-2022 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 79% has increased from 77% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (MI)
#806 out of 866 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Muskegon Public Schools Of The City Of  School District, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
5%
34%
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 2021-22 school year data.
14%
45%
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 2021-22 school year data.
79%
81%
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 2021-22 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.61
0.54
# American Indian Students
18 Students
5,213 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# Asian Students
4 Students
18,316 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
3%
# Hispanic Students
505 Students
47,571 Students
% Hispanic Students
15%
9%
# Black Students
2,006 Students
95,880 Students
% Black Students
58%
17%
# White Students
587 Students
361,785 Students
% White Students
17%
66%
# Hawaiian Students
2 Students
492 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
323 Students
22,822 Students
% of Two or more races Students
9%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
-
# Students in K Grade:
300
6,088
# Students in 1st Grade:
240
5,878
# Students in 2nd Grade:
226
5,944
# Students in 3rd Grade:
233
6,158
# Students in 4th Grade:
249
6,136
# Students in 5th Grade:
287
6,684
# Students in 6th Grade:
242
11,875
# Students in 7th Grade:
281
19,129
# Students in 8th Grade:
239
22,089
# Students in 9th Grade:
411
121,594
# Students in 10th Grade:
331
114,889
# Students in 11th Grade:
216
109,014
# Students in 12th Grade:
190
114,017
# Ungraded Students:
-
3,041

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $18,385 is higher than the state median of $18,261. 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 $17,455. The school district spending/student has grown by 11% over four school years.
This School District
This State (MI)
Total Revenue (20-21)
$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 (20-21)
$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 (20-21)
$18,385
$18,261
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 (20-21)
$15,540
$17,455
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 High Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Muskegon Community Education Center
Alternative School
(Math: <50% | Reading: <50%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
80 W Southern Ave
Muskegon, MI 49441
(231) 720-2800
Grades: 9-12
| 105 students
Rank: #22.
Muskegon High School
(Math: 6-9% | Reading: 20-24%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
80 West Southern Ave
Muskegon, MI 49441
(231) 720-2800
Grades: 8-12
| 1,043 students

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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%
  • : 79% (Btm 50% in MI)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 5% (Btm 50%)
  • : 14% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

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