Top 5 Best Plainwell Public Schools (2023)

For the 2023 school year, there are 5 public schools serving 2,370 students in Plainwell, MI.
The top ranked public schools in Plainwell, MI are Renaissance High School, Gilkey Elementary School and Plainwell High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Plainwell, MI public schools have an average math proficiency score of 30% (versus the Michigan public school average of 35%), and reading proficiency score of 49% (versus the 48% statewide average). Schools in Plainwell have an average ranking of 6/10, which is in the top 50% of Michigan public schools.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Michigan public school average of 35% (majority Black).

Best Plainwell, MI Public Schools (2023)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Renaissance High School
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
798 E Bridge St, Ste A
Plainwell, MI 49080
(269) 685-1573
Grades: 9-12
| 61 students
Rank: #22.
Gilkey Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
707 South Woodhams St
Plainwell, MI 49080
(269) 685-2424
Grades: PK-5
| 378 students
Rank: #33.
Plainwell High School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
684 Starr Rd
Plainwell, MI 49080
(269) 685-9554
Grades: 9-12
| 834 students
Rank: #44.
Plainwell Middle School
Math: 29% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
720 Brigham St
Plainwell, MI 49080
(269) 685-5813
Grades: 6-8
| 645 students
Rank: #55.
Starr Elementary School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
601 School Dr
Plainwell, MI 49080
(269) 685-5835
Grades: PK-5
| 452 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Plainwell, Michigan

Plainwell, Michigan Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
11611 Pine Lake Rd
Plainwell, MI 49080
(269) 664-4461
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
600 School Dr
Plainwell, MI 49080
(269) 685-8523
Grades: 6-12
| 10 students
101 1/2 S. Main Street
Plainwell, MI 49080
(269) 685-2095
Grades: Inquire with school
| 7 students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public schools in Plainwell, MI?

The top ranked public schools in Plainwell, MI are Renaissance High School, Gilkey Elementary School and Plainwell High School.

How many public schools are located in Plainwell, MI?

5 public schools are located in Plainwell, MI.

What is the racial composition of students in Plainwell, MI?

Plainwell, MI minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Michigan public school average of 35% (majority Black).

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