Saginaw ISD School District

3933 Barnard Road
Saginaw, MI 48603-2514
10/
10
Top 5%

Top Rankings

Saginaw ISD School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Michigan for:

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 5%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 10%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 5%)
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Student Attention
Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 5 public schools serving 426 students in Saginaw ISD School District. This district's average testing ranking is 10/10, which is in the top 5% of public schools in Michigan.
Public Schools in Saginaw ISD School District have an average math proficiency score of 53% (versus the Michigan public school average of 35%), and reading proficiency score of 71% (versus the 48% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Michigan public school average of 35% (majority Black).

Overview

2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
This State (MI)
# Schools
5 Schools
3,540 Schools
# Students
426 Students
1,394,596 Students
# Teachers
69 Teachers
82,754 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
6:1
6:1

District Rank

Saginaw ISD School District, which is ranked within the top 5% 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 50% has increased from 20% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (MI)
#38 out of 855 school districts
(Top 5%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Saginaw ISD  School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
50-54%
36%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Saginaw ISD  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.
70-74%
48%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Saginaw ISD  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.
<50%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Saginaw ISD  School District and public school graduation rate of MI by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.57
0.55
# American Indian Students
2 Students
8,802 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# Asian Students
5 Students
49,232 Students
% Asian Students
1%
3%
# Hispanic Students
42 Students
120,541 Students
% Hispanic Students
10%
9%
# Black Students
121 Students
245,941 Students
% Black Students
28%
18%
# White Students
249 Students
900,679 Students
% White Students
58%
64%
# Hawaiian Students
2 Students
1,210 Students
% Hawaiian Students
1%
n/a
# Two or more races Students
5 Students
68,190 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
-
# Students in K Grade:
1
114,598
# Students in 1st Grade:
5
98,757
# Students in 2nd Grade:
6
100,937
# Students in 3rd Grade:
10
100,648
# Students in 4th Grade:
17
100,558
# Students in 5th Grade:
26
102,085
# Students in 6th Grade:
5
101,953
# Students in 7th Grade:
16
104,180
# Students in 8th Grade:
12
107,358
# Students in 9th Grade:
18
121,519
# Students in 10th Grade:
45
114,888
# Students in 11th Grade:
77
109,042
# Students in 12th Grade:
151
114,025
# Ungraded Students:
37
4,048

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $201,023 is higher than the state median of $18,267. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $199,488 is higher than the state median of $17,461. The school district spending/student has grown by 16% over four school years.
This School District
This State (MI)
Total Revenue
$86 MM
$25,476 MM
This chart display total revenue of Saginaw ISD  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
$85 MM
$24,351 MM
This chart display total spending of Saginaw ISD  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
$201,023
$18,267
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Saginaw ISD  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
$199,488
$17,461
This chart display average spending per public school student in Saginaw ISD  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 Saginaw ISD School District Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Mg Millet Learning Center
Special Education School
(Math: 75-79% | Reading: 70-74%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
3660 Southfield Dr
Saginaw, MI 48601
(989) 777-2520
Grades: PK-12
| 172 students
Rank: #22.
Great Lakes Bay Early College
(Math: 30-34% | Reading: 70-74%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1961 Delta Rd
University Center, MI 48710
(989) 686-9146
Grades: 10-12
| 207 students
Rank: #33.
Saginaw County Juvenile Center
Alternative School
(Math: <50% | Reading: <50% )
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
3360 Hospital Rd
Saginaw, MI 48603
(989) 799-2821
Grades: 4-12
| 15 students
Rank: #44.
Michael J Mcgivney
(Math: <50% | Reading: ≥50%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
925 North River Rd
Saginaw, MI 48609
(989) 781-2780
Grades: K-12
| 24 students
Rank: #55.
Saginaw Isd Transitions Center
Special Education School
(Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20% )
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
3860 Fashion Square Blvd
Saginaw, MI 48603
(989) 399-7400
Grades: K-12
| 8 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Saginaw ISD School District?
Saginaw ISD School District manages 5 public schools serving 426 students.
What is the rank of Saginaw ISD School District?
Saginaw ISD School District is ranked #38 out of 850 school districts in Michigan (top 5%) 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: Highest overall rank (Top 5%), Highest math proficiency (Top 10%), Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 5%), Most diverse schools (Top 1%) and Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)
What is the racial composition of students in Saginaw ISD School District?
58% of Saginaw ISD School District students are White, 28% of students are Black, 10% of students are Hispanic, 1% of students are American Indian, 1% of students are Asian, 1% of students are Hawaiian, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student/teacher ratio of Saginaw ISD School District?
Saginaw ISD School District has a student/teacher ratio of 6:1, which is lower than the Michigan state average of 17:1.
What is Saginaw ISD School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $199,488 is higher than the state median of $17,461. The school district spending/student has grown by 16% over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 5 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 426 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 6:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 42%
  • : <50% (Btm 50% in MI)
  • : Top 5%
  • : 50-54% (Top 10%)
  • : 70-74% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

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