Top 10 Best Traverse City Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 25 public schools serving 10,492 students in Traverse City, MI. Traverse City has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Michigan.
The top ranked public schools in Traverse City, MI are Willow Hill Elementary School, Eastern Elementary School and Westwoods Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Traverse City, MI public schools have an average math proficiency score of 48% (versus the Michigan public school average of 39%), and reading proficiency score of 61% (versus the 49% statewide average). Schools in Traverse City have an average ranking of 9/10, which is in the top 20% of Michigan public schools.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is less than the Michigan public school average of 35% (majority Black).

Best Traverse City, MI Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Willow Hill Elementary School
Math: 70% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1250 Hill St
Traverse City, MI 49684
(231) 933-8540
Grades: PK-5
| 422 students
Rank: #22.
Eastern Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1600 Eastern Ave
Traverse City, MI 49686
(231) 933-5603
Grades: PK-5
| 391 students
Rank: #33.
Westwoods Elementary School
Math: 58% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1500 Fisher Rd
Traverse City, MI 49684
(231) 933-7970
Grades: PK-5
| 400 students
Rank: #44.
Courtade Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1111 Rasho Rd
Traverse City, MI 49686
(231) 933-5802
Grades: PK-5
| 251 students
Rank: #55.
West Senior High School
Math: 54% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
5376 North Long Lake Rd
Traverse City, MI 49684
(231) 933-7502
Grades: 9-12
| 1,650 students
Rank: #66.
Central High School
Math: 51% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1150 Milliken Dr
Traverse City, MI 49686
(231) 933-6500
Grades: 8-12
| 1,461 students
Rank: #77.
Tba Isd Traverse Heights
Special Education School
Math: 40-49% | Reading: 70-79%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
933 Rose St
Traverse City, MI 49686
(231) 933-5685
Grades: PK-12
| 67 students
Rank: #88.
Tcaps Montessori School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1009 South Oak St
Traverse City, MI 49684
(231) 933-6423
Grades: PK-7
| 269 students
Rank: #99.
Grand Traverse Academy
Charter School
Math: 51% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1245 Hammond Rd E
Traverse City, MI 49686
(231) 932-6025
Grades: PK-12
| 762 students
Rank: #1010.
Central Grade School
Math: 50% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
301 West Seventh St
Traverse City, MI 49684
(231) 933-5910
Grades: PK-5
| 565 students
Rank: #1111.
East Middle School
Math: 49% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1776 3 Mile Rd N
Traverse City, MI 49686
(231) 933-7304
Grades: 6-8
| 847 students
Rank: #1212.
West Middle School
Math: 43% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
3950 Silver Lake Rd
Traverse City, MI 49684
(231) 933-8202
Grades: 6-8
| 1,080 students
Rank: #1313.
Cherry Knoll Elementary School
Math: 47% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1800 3 Mile Rd N
Traverse City, MI 49696
(231) 933-8940
Grades: PK-5
| 393 students
Rank: #14 - 1614. - 16.
Long Lake Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
7600 N Long Lake Rd
Traverse City, MI 49685
(231) 933-7802
Grades: PK-5
| 373 students
Rank: #14 - 1614. - 16.
Old Mission Peninsula School
Charter School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2699 Island View Rd
Traverse City, MI 49686
(231) 225-0225
Grades: K-6
| 157 students
Rank: #14 - 1614. - 16.
Woodland School
Charter School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
7224 Supply Rd
Traverse City, MI 49686
(231) 947-7474
Grades: K-8
| 209 students
Rank: #1717.
The Greenspire School
Charter School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1026 Red Drive
Traverse City, MI 49684
(231) 421-5905
Grades: 6-12
| 124 students
Rank: #1818.
Silver Lake Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
5858 Culver Rd
Traverse City, MI 49684
(231) 933-3583
Grades: PK-5
| 340 students
Rank: #1919.
Tba Isd Oak Park Special Education
Special Education School
Math: 21-39% | Reading: 40-59%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
301 South Garfield Ave
Traverse City, MI 49686
(231) 933-5683
Grades: PK-12
| 64 students
Rank: #2020.
Blair Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1625 Sawyer Rd
Traverse City, MI 49685
(231) 933-5700
Grades: PK-5
| 217 students
Rank: #2121.
Traverse Heights Elementary School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
933 Rose St
Traverse City, MI 49686
(231) 933-3504
Grades: PK-5
| 191 students
Rank: #2222.
Traverse City High School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
3962 3 Mile Rd N
Traverse City, MI 49686
(231) 933-5862
Grades: 9-12
| 121 students
Rank: #2323.
New Campus Center
Special Education School
Math: 11-19% | Reading: 11-19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1100 Silver Dr
Traverse City, MI 49684
(231) 922-6375
Grades: K-12
| 59 students
Rank: n/an/a
Life Skills Center
Special Education School
880 Parsons Rd
Traverse City, MI 49686
(231) 922-6357
Grades: 9-12
| 79 students
Rank: n/an/a
Tba Career Tech Center
Vocational School
880 Parsons Rd
Traverse City, MI 49686
(231) 922-6260
Grades: 11-12
| n/a students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Traverse City, Michigan

Traverse City, Michigan Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
3723 Shore Road
Traverse City, MI 49685
(231) 933-6420
Grades: K-6
| 240 students
301 West Seventh St
Traverse City, MI 49684
(231) 933-5600
Grades: 4-5
| 69 students
91800 N. Three Mile Road
Traverse City, MI 49686
(231) 922-625
Grades: Inquire with school
| 88 students
1009 S. Oak Street
Traverse City, MI 49685
(231) 933-7860
Grades: K-6
| 265 students
Montessori At Courtade (Closed 2015)
Special Education School
1111 Rasho Rd
Traverse City, MI 49696
(231) 933-5800
Grades: PK-5
| 30 students
10781 East Cherry Bend Road
Traverse City, MI 49685
(231) 933-8660
Grades: K-6
| 261 students
301 S Garfield
Traverse City, MI 49686
(231) 933-1780
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
P.o. Box 32
Traverse City, MI 49685
(231) 933-6570
Grades: PK-6
| 72 students
P.o. Box 32
Traverse City, MI 49685
(231) 933-7910
Grades: PK-6
| 210 students
301 West 7th
Traverse City, MI 49684
(231) 922-6244
Grades: Inquire with school
| 74 students
1101 Red Drive
Traverse City, MI 49696
(231) 922-7863
Grades: Inquire with school
| 20 students
Tba Se Early Childhood (Closed 2012)
Special Education School
1101 Red Dr
Traverse City, MI 49684
(231) 922-6200
Grades: PK
| n/a students
880 Parsons Rd
Traverse City, MI 49686
(231) 922-6262
Grades: 9-12
| 43 students
1101 Red Dr
Traverse City, MI 49684
(231) 922-6200
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
1402 Carlisle Rd
Traverse City, MI 49686
(231) 929-4539
Grades: 9-12
| 58 students

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