Top 10 Best Pontiac Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 17 public schools serving 6,060 students in Pontiac, MI. Pontiac has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Michigan.
The top ranked public schools in Pontiac, MI are Kennedy Center, Walton Charter Academy and Owen Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Pontiac, MI public schools have an average math proficiency score of 13% (versus the Michigan public school average of 39%), and reading proficiency score of 19% (versus the 49% statewide average). Schools in Pontiac have an average ranking of 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Michigan public schools.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Michigan public school average of 35% (majority Black).

Best Pontiac, MI Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Kennedy Center
Special Education School
Math: 40-59% | Reading: 40-59%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1700 Baldwin Ave
Pontiac, MI 48340
(248) 451-8040
Grades: PK-12
| 81 students
Rank: #22.
Walton Charter Academy
Charter School
Math: 25% | Reading: 29%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
744 East Walton Blvd
Pontiac, MI 48340
(248) 371-9300
Grades: PK-8
| 825 students
Rank: #33.
Owen Elementary School
Math: 18% | Reading: 23%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1700 Baldwin Ave
Pontiac, MI 48340
(248) 451-7870
Grades: K-5
| 323 students
Rank: #44.
Childrens Village School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: 20-29%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1200 North Telegraph Rd
Pontiac, MI 48341
(248) 858-5491
Grades: K-12
| 68 students
Rank: #55.
Pontiac Middle School
Math: 10% | Reading: 23%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1275 North Perry St
Pontiac, MI 48340
(248) 451-8010
Grades: 6-8
| 801 students
Rank: #66.
Whitman Elementary School
Math: 13% | Reading: 17%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
125 W Montcalm St
Pontiac, MI 48342
(248) 451-7950
Grades: K-5
| 554 students
Rank: #77.
Herrington School
Math: 13% | Reading: 16%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
541 Bay St
Pontiac, MI 48342
(248) 451-7790
Grades: K-6
| 363 students
Rank: #88.
Alcott School
Math: 11% | Reading: 15%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
460 West Kennett Rd
Pontiac, MI 48340
(248) 451-7910
Grades: K-5
| 279 students
Rank: #99.
Pontiac Academy For Excellence
Magnet School
Charter School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
196 Cesar E Chavez Ave
Pontiac, MI 48342
(248) 745-9420
Grades: K-12
| 546 students
Rank: #1010.
Pontiac High School
Math: 6% | Reading: 16%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
1051 Arlene Ave
Pontiac, MI 48340
(248) 451-7315
Grades: 9-12
| 963 students
Rank: #1111.
Arts And Technology Academy Of Pontiac
Charter School
Math: 6% | Reading: 11%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
888 Enterprise Dr
Pontiac, MI 48341
(248) 452-9309
Grades: K-12
| 773 students
Rank: #1212.
Great Lakes Academy
Magnet School
Charter School
Math: ≤5% | Reading: 6-9%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
46312 Woodward Ave
Pontiac, MI 48342
(248) 334-6434
Grades: K-8
| 152 students
Rank: #1313.
Oakland County Academy Of Media Technology
Magnet School
Charter School
Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
48980 Woodward Ave
Pontiac, MI 48342
(248) 971-9200
Grades: PK-8
| 203 students
Rank: n/an/a
1051 Arlene Ave
Pontiac, MI 48340
(248) 451-7970
Grades: 12
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
Life Skills Center Of Pontiac
Alternative School
Charter School
142 Auburn Ave
Pontiac, MI 48342
(248) 499-7421
Grades: 9-12
| 98 students
Rank: n/an/a
Oakland Schools Technical Campusne
Vocational School
1371 North Perry St
Pontiac, MI 48340
(248) 451-2700
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
Tier Iii Intervention Academy
Alternative School
1051 Arlene
Pontiac, MI 48340
(248) 451-7315
Grades: 9-12
| 31 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Pontiac, Michigan

Pontiac, Michigan Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
154 Lake St
Pontiac, MI 48341
(248) 977-5251
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
250 W. Pike Street
Pontiac, MI 48341
(248) 451-7930
Grades: K-5
| 325 students
859 Emerson Street
Pontiac, MI 48340
(248) 451-7700
Grades: K-5
| 352 students
661 Franklin Road
Pontiac, MI 48341
(248) 451-7720
Grades: K-5
| 158 students
825 Golf Drive
Pontiac, MI 48341
(248) 338-2787
Grades: 4-8
| 180 students
600 Motor St
Pontiac, MI 48341
(248) 451-7620
Grades: K-6
| 600 students
1033 Barkell Street
Pontiac, MI 48340
(248) 451-7810
Grades: K-5
| 302 students
131 Hillside Drive
Pontiac, MI 48342
(248) 451-7650
Grades: 6-8
| 497 students
31 N. Astor Street
Pontiac, MI 48342
(248) 451-7830
Grades: K-5
| 324 students
191 N. Glenwood Avenue
Pontiac, MI 48342
(248) 451-8064
Grades: 6-12
| 146 students
825 Golf Drive
Pontiac, MI 48341
(248) 338-2787
Grades: K-9
| 286 students
25 S. Sanford Street
Pontiac, MI 48342
(248) 451-8080
Grades: PK-8
| 297 students
196 Cesar E Chavez Ave
Pontiac, MI 48342
(248) 745-9420
Grades: K-5
| 379 students
196 Cesar E Chavez Ave
Pontiac, MI 48342
(248) 745-9420
Grades: 6-8
| 186 students
300 W. Huron Street
Pontiac, MI 48341
(248) 451-7184
Grades: 9-12
| 1,023 students
723 Cottage St
Pontiac, MI 48342
(248) 451-7770
Grades: PK
| n/a students
729 Linda Vista Drive
Pontiac, MI 48342
(248) 451-7900
Grades: PK-5
| 230 students
710 Menominee Road
Pontiac, MI 48341
(248) 451-7740
Grades: 6-8
| 419 students
640 W. Huron Street
Pontiac, MI 48341
(248) 451-7680
Grades: K-6
| 231 students

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