Pontiac City School District
For the 2021 school year, there are 3 public preschools in Pontiac City School District, serving 664 students. Public preschools in Pontiac City School District have an average math proficiency score of 20% (versus the Michigan public pre school average of 37%), and reading proficiency score of 22% (versus the 42% statewide average). This district's average pre testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public pre schools in Michigan.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Michigan public preschool average of 37% (majority Black).
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is less than the Michigan public preschool average of 16:1.
|School District Name||Pontiac City School District|
|School District Website||http://www.pontiac.k12.mi.us|
|School District Phone Number||(248) 451-6883|
|School District Grades Offered||PK - 12|
|2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||This State (MI)|
|# of Schools||3 Schools||1,201 Schools|
|# of Students||664 Students||387,973 Students|
|# of Teachers||74 Teachers||24,675 Teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||12:1||16:1|
Pontiac City School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 469 school districts in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 60% has increased from 51% over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||State Average (MI)|
Overall Testing Rank
|#708 out of 869 school districts|
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
Students by Ethnicity:
|# of American Indian Students||n/a||2,837 Students|
|% American Indian Students||n/a|
|# of Asian Students||12 Students||10,087 Students|
|% Asian Students|
|# of Hispanic Students||182 Students||32,653 Students|
|% Hispanic Students|
|# of Black Students||379 Students||81,633 Students|
|% Black Students|
|# of White Students||65 Students||244,657 Students|
|% White Students|
|# of Hawaiian Students||n/a||382 Students|
|% of Hawaiian Students||n/a||n/a|
|# of Two or more races Students||26 Students||15,822 Students|
|% of Two or more races Students|
Students by Grade:
|# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:||-||-|
|# of Students in Kindergarten:||87||73,540|
|# of Students in 1st Grade:||103||64,116|
|# of Students in 2nd Grade:||86||58,783|
|# of Students in 3rd Grade:||89||53,544|
|# of Students in 4th Grade:||64||51,197|
|# of Students in 5th Grade:||87||46,020|
|# of Students in 6th Grade:||89||14,878|
|# of Students in 7th Grade:||4||7,832|
|# of Students in 8th Grade:||3||7,345|
|# of Students in 9th Grade:||2||2,653|
|# of Students in 10th Grade:||4||2,331|
|# of Students in 11th Grade:||9||2,132|
|# of Students in 12th Grade:||9||2,237|
|# of Ungraded Students:||28||1,365|
Fiscal Data Comparison
The revenue/student of $16,653 is higher than the state median of $13,151. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $17,634 is higher than the state median of $13,281. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
|Definition of Terms 2016-2017||This School District||This State (MI)|
|Total Revenue||$70 MM||$10 MM|
|Spending||$74 MM||$10 MM|
|Revenue / Student||$16,653||$13,151|
|Revenue / Student||$17,634||$13,281|
Pontiac City School District Public Preschools (2021)
- School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
- Kennedy Center 1700 Baldwin Ave
Pontiac, MI 48340
Grades: PK-12 | 84 students
- Whitman Elementary School 125 W Montcalm St
Pontiac, MI 48342
Grades: PK-6 | 580 students
- Pontiac Early Academy For Childhood Education723 Cottage St
Pontiac, MI 48342
Grades: PK | n/a student
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