Top 10 Best Wayne County Public Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 574 public schools serving 274,065 students in Wayne County, MI. Wayne County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Michigan.
The top ranked public schools in Wayne County, MI are Webster Elementary School, Gallimore Elementary School and Dearborn Stem Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Wayne County, MI public schools have an average math proficiency score of 30% (versus the Michigan public school average of 39%), and reading proficiency score of 38% (versus the 49% statewide average). Schools in Wayne County have an average ranking of 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Michigan public schools.
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Michigan public school average of 34% (majority Black).

Best Wayne County Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Webster Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: ≥99% | Reading: 97%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
32401 Pembroke St
Livonia, MI 48152
(734) 774-2795
Grades: 1-6
| 315 students
Rank: #22.
Gallimore Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: ≥99% | Reading: 96%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
8375 North Sheldon Rd
Canton, MI 48187
(734) 416-3150
Grades: K-5
| 349 students
Rank: #33.
Dearborn Stem Middle School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
22586 Ann Arbor Trl
Dearborn Heights, MI 48127
(313) 827-1902
Grades: 6-8
| 158 students
Rank: #44.
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
| 160 students
Rank: #55.
The Lincoln Center
Special Education School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
(1)
891 Goddard
Wyandotte, MI 48192
(734) 759-5900
Grades: PK-12
| 145 students
Rank: #66.
Crestwood Accelerated Program
Math: ≥90% | Reading: 80-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
7500 North Vernon St
Dearborn Heights, MI 48127
(313) 278-0425
Grades: K-4
| 80 students
Rank: #77.
Grosse Pointe South High School
Math: 78% | Reading: 88%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
(2)
11 Grosse Pointe Blvd
Grosse Pointe, MI 48236
(313) 432-3500
Grades: 9-12
| 1,615 students
Rank: #88.
Henry Ford Early College
Math: 70-79% | Reading: ≥90%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
5101 Evergreen Rd
Dearborn, MI 48128
(313) 317-1584
Grades: 9-12
| 240 students
Rank: #99.
Lewis Maire Elementary School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
740 Cadieux Rd
Grosse Pointe, MI 48230
(313) 432-4300
Grades: K-5
| 305 students
Rank: #1010.
Northville High School
Math: 74% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
45700 6 Mile Rd
Northville, MI 48168
(248) 344-3800
Grades: 9-12
| 2,434 students
Rank: #1111.
Meads Mill Middle School
Math: 75% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
16700 Franklin Rd
Northville, MI 48168
(248) 344-3700
Grades: 6-8
| 789 students
Rank: #1212.
Moraine Elementary School
Math: 76% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
46811 8 Mile Rd
Northville, MI 48167
(248) 465-2150
Grades: K-5
| 492 students
Rank: #1313.
Plymouth Scholars Charter Academy
Charter School
Math: 74% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
48484 N Territorial Road
Plymouth, MI 48170
(734) 459-6149
Grades: K-8
| 780 students
Rank: #1414.
Canton High School
Magnet School
Math: 71% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
8415 North Canton Center Rd
Canton, MI 48187
(734) 416-2850
Grades: 6-12
| 2,007 students
Rank: #1515.
Achieve Charter Academy
Charter School
Math: 73% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
3250 Denton Rd
Canton, MI 48188
(734) 397-0960
Grades: K-8
| 776 students
Rank: #1616.
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
| 64 students
Rank: #17 - 2017. - 20.
Hoover Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
15900 Levan Rd
Livonia, MI 48154
(734) 744-2730
Grades: K-4
| 500 students
Rank: #17 - 2017. - 20.
Kerby Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
285 Kerby Rd
Grosse Pointe, MI 48236
(313) 432-4200
Grades: K-5
| 347 students
Rank: #17 - 2017. - 20.
Madison School
Special Education School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
4460 18th Street
Wyandotte, MI 48192
(734) 759-6400
Grades: PK-12
| 184 students
Rank: #17 - 2017. - 20.
Smith Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1298 Mckinley St
Plymouth, MI 48170
(734) 416-4860
Grades: K-5
| 408 students
Rank: #2121.
Plymouth High School
Math: 68% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
8400 North Beck Rd
Canton, MI 48187
(734) 582-5500
Grades: 6-12
| 2,078 students
Rank: #2222.
East Middle School
Magnet School
Math: 70% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1042 South Mill St
Plymouth, MI 48170
(734) 416-4950
Grades: 6-8
| 739 students
Rank: #2323.
South Canton Scholars Charter Academy
Charter School
Math: 67% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
3085 South Canton Center Road
Canton, MI 48188
(734) 398-5658
Grades: K-8
| 771 students
Rank: #2424.
Salem High School
Magnet School
Math: 66% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
46181 Joy Rd
Canton, MI 48187
(734) 416-2800
Grades: 6-12
| 2,059 students
Rank: #2525.
Burger Development Center
Special Education School
Math: 60-69% | Reading: 70-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
28865 Carlysle St
Inkster, MI 48141
(734) 729-1830
Grades: K-12
| 205 students
Rank: #2626.
West Middle School
Math: 67% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
44401 West Ann Arbor Trl
Plymouth, MI 48170
(734) 416-7550
Grades: 6-8
| 793 students
Rank: #2727.
Canton Charter Academy
Charter School
Math: 69% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(1)
49100 Ford Rd
Canton, MI 48187
(734) 453-9517
Grades: K-8
| 748 students
Rank: #2828.
Haigh Elementary School
Math: 68% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
601 North Silvery Ln
Dearborn, MI 48128
(313) 827-6204
Grades: PK-5
| 505 students
Rank: #2929.
Winchester Elementary School
Math: 71% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
16141 Winchester Dr
Northville, MI 48168
(248) 465-2400
Grades: K-5
| 505 students
Rank: #3030.
Ridge Wood Elementary School
Math: 63% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
49775 6 Mile Rd
Northville, MI 48168
(248) 465-2200
Grades: K-5
| 504 students
Rank: #3131.
Brownell Middle School
Math: 67% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
260 Chalfonte Ave
Grosse Pointe, MI 48236
(313) 432-3900
Grades: 6-8
| 615 students
Rank: #3232.
George Defer Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
15425 Kercheval Ave
Grosse Pointe, MI 48230
(313) 432-4000
Grades: K-5
| 334 students
Rank: #3333.
Grosse Ile High School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
7800 Grays Dr
Grosse Ile, MI 48138
(734) 362-2400
Grades: 9-12
| 605 students
Rank: #34 - 3534. - 35.
Charles A Lindbergh Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
500 North Waverly St
Dearborn, MI 48128
(313) 827-6300
Grades: PK-5
| 328 students
Rank: #34 - 3534. - 35.
Iris Becker Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
10821 Henson St
Dearborn, MI 48126
(313) 827-6950
Grades: K-5
| 283 students
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Wayne County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
29193 Beech St
Inkster, MI 48141
(734) 326-8519
Grades: 9
| 196 students
17101 Hubbell St
Detroit, MI 48235
(313) 494-7100
Grades: 9-12
| 104 students
18445 Cathedral St
Detroit, MI 48228
(313) 866-9200
Grades: 9-11
| 206 students
16418 West Mcnichols Rd
Detroit, MI 48235
(313) 272-5473
Grades: K-1
| n/a students
28500 Avondale St
Inkster, MI 48141
(734) 641-1312
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
3056 Hanley St
Hamtramck, MI 48212
(313) 347-0026
Grades: K-8
| 235 students
14213 Whitcomb Avenue
Detroit, MI 48227
(313) 272-8333
Grades: 4-5
| n/a students
14213 Whitcomb St
Detroit, MI 48227
(313) 272-8333
Grades: 6-8
| n/a students
300 South Henry Ruff Rd
Westland, MI 48186
(734) 722-1465
Grades: K-8
| 341 students
Ace Academy (sda) - Calumet Center (Closed 2012)
Alternative School
Charter School
330 Glendale St
Highland Park, MI 48203
(313) 868-8368
Grades: 6-12
| 55 students
28201 Lyndon Street
Livonia, MI 48154
(734) 744-2685
Grades: K-6
| 350 students
19499 Victor Parkway
Livonia, MI 48152
(313) 625-4700
Grades: 10-12
| n/a students
21511 W. Mcnichols
Detroit, MI 48219
(313) 494-2357
Grades: 2-12
| 21 students
20119 Wisconsin St
Detroit, MI 48221
(313) 345-6050
Grades: 6-12
| 114 students
Allen Academy (Closed 2018)
Magnet School
Charter School
8666 Quincy St
Detroit, MI 48204
(313) 898-6444
Grades: PK-12
| 898 students
14595 Heyden
Detroit, MI 48223
(313) 541-1436
Grades: K-9
| 673 students
11100 North Haggerty Rd
Plymouth, MI 48170
(734) 416-3050
Grades: PK-5
| 408 students
27100 Bennett
Redford, MI 48240
(313) 242-6001
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
8100 West Davison
Detroit, MI 48238
(313) 646-9053
Grades: 6-12
| 48 students
8858 Petoskey Avenue
Detroit, MI 48204
(313) 596-4900
Grades: PK-2
| 69 students
10215 King Richard
Detroit, MI 48224
Grades: K-8
| 379 students
2200 Ewald Circle
Detroit, MI 48238
(313) 866-0605
Grades: PK-6
| 169 students
4900 E. Hilldale Street
Detroit, MI 48234
(313) 866-7770
Grades: K-5
| 279 students
4209 Seneca Street
Detroit, MI 48214
(313) 866-2300
Grades: 6-8
| 455 students
Barnard Center (Closed 2010)
Special Education School
900 Cook Road
Grosse Pointe, MI 48236
(313) 432-5100
Grades: 1-12
| 27 students
7650 2nd Ave
Detroit, MI 48202
(313) 873-1288
Grades: 9-12
| 56 students
28865 Carlysle St
Inkster, MI 48141
(734) 467-5697
Grades: 3-5
| 453 students
1021 Clairpointe
Detroit, MI 48215
(313) 821-0491
Grades: K-5
| 317 students
840 Waterman St
Detroit, MI 48209
(313) 849-3183
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
840 Waterman St
Detroit, MI 48209
(313) 849-3183
Grades: PK-K
| 40 students
19701 Wyoming Avenue
Detroit, MI 48221
(313) 494-7250
Grades: 7-10
| 550 students
9860 Park Dr
Detroit, MI 48213
(313) 852-8500
Grades: PK-5
| 417 students
1501 Canton Street
Detroit, MI 48207
(313) 866-7530
Grades: K-5
| 125 students
6600 Benson Street
Detroit, MI 48207
(313) 852-9600
Grades: K-6
| 233 students
50700 Willow Rd
Belleville, MI 48111
(734) 484-3150
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
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