Top 10 Best Michigan Special Education Public Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 186 special education public schools serving 10,867 students in Michigan.
The top ranked special education public schools in Michigan are Jo Brighton Skills Center, The Lincoln Center and Claregladwin Area School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Michigan special education public schools have an average math proficiency score of 43% (versus the Michigan public school average of 34%), and reading proficiency score of 50% (versus the 46% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Michigan public school average of 35% (majority Black).

Best Special Education Public Schools in Michigan (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Jo Brighton Skills Center
Special Education School
(Math: ≥90% | Reading: ≥90%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
4460 18th St
Wyandotte, MI 48192
(734) 759-6300
Grades: 4-12
| 144 students
Rank: #22.
The Lincoln Center
Special Education School
(Math: 70-79% | Reading: 80-89%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
891 Goddard
Wyandotte, MI 48192
(734) 759-5900
Grades: PK-12
| 141 students
Rank: #33.
Claregladwin Area School
Special Education School
(Math: ≥80% | Reading: ≥80%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
4041 East Mannsiding Rd
Clare, MI 48617
(989) 386-3682
Grades: PK-12
| 53 students
Rank: #44.
Mg Millet Learning Center
Special Education School
(Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
3660 Southfield Dr
Saginaw, MI 48601
(989) 777-2520
Grades: PK-12
| 172 students
Rank: #5 - 65. - 6.
Bert Goens Learning Center
Special Education School
(Math: 60-79% | Reading: ≥80%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
701 South Paw Paw St
Lawrence, MI 49064
(269) 674-8091
Grades: PK-12
| 75 students
Rank: #5 - 65. - 6.
Sanilac Isd Special Education Services
Special Education School
(Math: 60-79% | Reading: ≥80%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
46 North Jackson St
Sandusky, MI 48471
(810) 648-2200
Grades: PK-12
| 56 students
Rank: #77.
Wing Lake Developmental Center
Special Education School
(Math: 70-79% | Reading: 70-79%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
6490 Wing Lake Rd
Bloomfield Hills, MI 48301
(248) 341-7900
Grades: PK-12
| 90 students
Rank: #88.
Nw Wayne Trainable Center
Special Education School
(Math: 60-69% | Reading: 80-89%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
32401 Pembroke St
Livonia, MI 48152
(734) 744-2795
Grades: K-6
| 56 students
Rank: #99.
Blossomland Learning Center
Special Education School
(Math: 60-69% | Reading: 70-79%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
711 Saint Joseph Ave
Berrien Springs, MI 49103
(269) 473-2600
Grades: PK-12
| 135 students
Rank: #10 - 1110. - 11.
Coor Special Educational Center
Special Education School
(Math: 60-79% | Reading: 60-79%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
11051 North Cut Rd
Roscommon, MI 48653
(989) 275-9542
Grades: K-12
| 36 students
Rank: #10 - 1110. - 11.
Iosco Resa Special Education
Special Education School
(Math: 60-79% | Reading: 60-79%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
27 North Rempert Rd
Tawas City, MI 48763
(989) 362-3006
Grades: PK-12
| 42 students
Rank: #1212.
North Ednew Horizons
Special Education School
(Math: 50-59% | Reading: 80-89%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
933 Rose St
Traverse City, MI 49686
(231) 933-5685
Grades: PK-12
| 70 students
Rank: #1313.
Bozymowski Center
Special Education School
(Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
11870 Eldorado Dr
Sterling Heights, MI 48312
(586) 939-5391
Grades: PK-12
| 243 students
Rank: #1414.
Marion D Crouse Instr Center
Special Education School
(Math: 55-59% | Reading: 70-74%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
3330 Luce Rd
Flint, MI 48507
(810) 591-4507
Grades: PK-12
| 160 students
Rank: #1515.
Lyle A Torrant Center
Special Education School
(Math: 50-59% | Reading: 70-79%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1175 West Parnall Rd
Jackson, MI 49201
(517) 787-8910
Grades: PK-12
| 173 students
Rank: #16 - 1816. - 18.
Learning Center
Special Education School
(Math: 50-59% | Reading: 60-69%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
5219 18th Rd
Escanaba, MI 49829
(906) 789-9476
Grades: PK-12
| 80 students
Rank: #16 - 1816. - 18.
Monroe County Education Center
Special Education School
(Math: 50-59% | Reading: 60-69%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1091 South Raisinville Rd
Monroe, MI 48161
(734) 322-2610
Grades: PK-12
| 104 students
Rank: #16 - 1816. - 18.
Pathway School
Special Education School
(Math: 50-59% | Reading: 60-69%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1429 West Grand River Ave
Howell, MI 48843
(517) 546-6240
Grades: PK-12
| 57 students
Rank: #1919.
Madison School
Special Education School
(Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
4460 18th Street
Wyandotte, MI 48192
(734) 759-6400
Grades: PK-12
| 158 students
Rank: #20 - 2120. - 21.
Dickinsoniron Special Education
Special Education School
(Math: 40-59% | Reading: 60-79%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1074 Pyle Dr
Kingsford, MI 49802
(906) 779-2692
Grades: PK-12
| 57 students
Rank: #20 - 2120. - 21.
Gogebicontonagon Isd Special Education
Special Education School
(Math: 40-59% | Reading: 60-79%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
202 Elm St
Bergland, MI 49910
(906) 575-3438
Grades: PK-12
| 42 students
Rank: #22 - 2322. - 23.
Jerry L White Center
Special Education School
(Math: 60-69% | Reading: 50-59%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
14804 West Mcnichols Rd
Detroit, MI 48235
(313) 416-4200
Grades: 9-12
| 114 students
Rank: #22 - 2322. - 23.
Moses Field Center
Special Education School
(Math: 60-69% | Reading: 50-59%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1100 Sheridan St
Detroit, MI 48214
(313) 866-5790
Grades: PK-8
| 60 students
Rank: #24 - 2524. - 25.
Burger Development Center
Special Education School
(Math: 50-59% | Reading: 50-59%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
28865 Carlysle St
Inkster, MI 48141
(734) 729-1830
Grades: K-12
| 118 students
Rank: #24 - 2524. - 25.
Mecostaosceola Education Center
Special Education School
(Math: 50-59% | Reading: 50-59%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
15700 190th Ave
Big Rapids, MI 49307
(231) 796-3543
Grades: PK-12
| 109 students
Rank: #26 - 2726. - 27.
Copper Country Learning Center
Special Education School
(Math: 40-49% | Reading: 60-69%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
809 Hecla St
Hancock, MI 49930
(906) 482-4250
Grades: PK-12
| 73 students
Rank: #26 - 2726. - 27.
Heartwood School
Special Education School
(Math: 40-49% | Reading: 60-69%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
625 Hagadorn Rd
Mason, MI 48854
(517) 244-1404
Grades: PK-12
| 74 students
Rank: #28 - 2928. - 29.
Keith Bovenschen School
Special Education School
(Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
12345 Frazho Rd
Warren, MI 48089
(586) 757-7880
Grades: PK-12
| 205 students
Rank: #28 - 2928. - 29.
Woodsedge Learning Center
Special Education School
(Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1501 E Milham Road
Portage, MI 49002
(269) 250-9414
Grades: PK-12
| 202 students
Rank: #3030.
Education And Activity Center
Special Education School
(Math: ≥50% | Reading: ≥50% )
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
4554 West Career Pathway Ct
Fremont, MI 49412
(231) 924-7919
Grades: PK-12
| 25 students
Rank: #3131.
Kennedy Learning Center
Special Education School
(Math: <50% | Reading: <50% )
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
16229 Mt Vernon
Southfield, MI 48075
(248) 746-8828
Grades: PK-12
| 50 students
Rank: #3232.
Llcarenac Campus
Special Education School
(Math: <50% | Reading: ≥50% )
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2032 Pine River Rd
Standish, MI 48658
(989) 846-9510
Grades: PK-12
| n/a students
Rank: #33 - 3733. - 37.
Clinton County Education Center
Special Education School
(Math: ≥50% | Reading: ≥50%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
4179 South Us Highway 27
Saint Johns, MI 48879
(989) 224-6831
Grades: PK-12
| 48 students
Rank: #33 - 3733. - 37.
Huron Learning Center
Special Education School
(Math: ≥50% | Reading: ≥50%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1299 South Thomas Rd Suite 2
Bad Axe, MI 48413
(989) 269-9274
Grades: PK-12
| 38 students
Rank: #33 - 3733. - 37.
Lamphere Center
Special Education School
(Math: ≥50% | Reading: ≥50%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
29685 Tawas St
Madison Heights, MI 48071
(248) 589-3155
Grades: 5-12
| 37 students
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Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked special education public schools in Michigan?
The top ranked special education public schools in Michigan include Jo Brighton Skills Center, The Lincoln Center and Claregladwin Area School.
How many special education public schools are located in Michigan?
186 special education public schools are located in Michigan.
What is the racial composition of students in Michigan?
Michigan special education public schools minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Michigan public schools average of 35% (majority Black).

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