Cleveland Municipal School District

1111 Superior Ave E
Cleveland, OH 44114-2522
(District boundaries shown in map)
2/
10
Bottom 50%

Top Rankings

Cleveland Municipal School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Ohio for:

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 66 public middle schools serving 24,807 students in Cleveland Municipal School District. This district's average middle testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public middle schools in Ohio.
Public Middle Schools in Cleveland Municipal School District have an average math proficiency score of 15% (versus the Ohio public middle school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 24% (versus the 55% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Ohio public middle school average of 37% (majority Black).

Overview

This School District
This State (OH)
# Schools
96 Schools
1,294 Schools
# Students
35,243 Students
584,615 Students
# Teachers
2,406 Teachers
33,116 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1

District Rank

Cleveland Municipal School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 929 school districts in Ohio (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2021-2022 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 73% has decreased from 75% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (OH)
#805 out of 929 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Cleveland Municipal  School District, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
15%
52%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Cleveland Municipal  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of OH by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
26%
60%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Cleveland Municipal  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of OH by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
73%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Cleveland Municipal  School District and public school graduation rate of OH by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.55
0.56
# American Indian Students
77 Students
760 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
428 Students
11,732 Students
% Asian Students
1%
2%
# Hispanic Students
6,092 Students
43,118 Students
% Hispanic Students
17%
7%
# Black Students
22,471 Students
126,715 Students
% Black Students
64%
22%
# White Students
5,097 Students
366,974 Students
% White Students
15%
63%
# Hawaiian Students
65 Students
553 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
1,013 Students
34,763 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
6%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
1,299
2,864
# Students in K Grade:
2,726
17,429
# Students in 1st Grade:
2,228
14,699
# Students in 2nd Grade:
2,503
15,483
# Students in 3rd Grade:
2,479
16,447
# Students in 4th Grade:
2,432
18,312
# Students in 5th Grade:
2,585
33,046
# Students in 6th Grade:
2,490
88,792
# Students in 7th Grade:
2,515
128,710
# Students in 8th Grade:
2,341
130,660
# Students in 9th Grade:
4,073
28,708
# Students in 10th Grade:
2,989
27,226
# Students in 11th Grade:
2,381
31,478
# Students in 12th Grade:
2,202
30,761
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $23,405 is higher than the state median of $17,132. The school district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $26,615 is higher than the state median of $17,081. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (OH)
Total Revenue (20-21)
$825 MM
$28,879 MM
This chart display total revenue of Cleveland Municipal  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in OH by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending (20-21)
$938 MM
$28,792 MM
This chart display total spending of Cleveland Municipal  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in OH by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student (20-21)
$23,405
$17,132
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Cleveland Municipal  School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in OH by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student (20-21)
$26,615
$17,081
This chart display average spending per public school student in Cleveland Municipal  School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in OH by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Cleveland Municipal School District Public Middle Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Douglas Macarthur
(Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
4401 Valleyside Rd
Cleveland, OH 44135
(216) 838-8400
Grades: PK-8
| 274 students
Rank: #22.
Campus International School
(Math: 47% | Reading: 64%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
2160 Payne Ave
Cleveland, OH 44114
(216) 838-8000
Grades: K-8
| 706 students
Rank: #33.
Riverside School
(Math: 37% | Reading: 49%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
14601 Montrose Ave
Cleveland, OH 44111
(216) 838-6700
Grades: PK-8
| 457 students
Rank: #44.
Buhrer
(Math: 43% | Reading: 40%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1600 Buhrer Ave
Cleveland, OH 44109
(216) 838-8350
Grades: PK-8
| 408 students
Rank: #55.
Garfield Elementary School
(Math: 35% | Reading: 46%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
3800 W 140th St
Cleveland, OH 44111
(216) 838-6300
Grades: PK-9
| 607 students
Rank: #66.
Robinson G Jones Elementary School
(Math: 34% | Reading: 44%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
4550 W 150th St
Cleveland, OH 44135
(216) 838-6750
Grades: PK-9
| 419 students
Rank: #7 - 87. - 8.
Paul L Dunbar Elementary School
(Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2159 West 29th
Cleveland, OH 44113
(216) 838-7400
Grades: PK-8
| 372 students
Rank: #7 - 87. - 8.
Valley View Elementary School
(Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
17200 Valleyview Ave
Cleveland, OH 44135
(216) 838-8900
Grades: PK-8
| 166 students
Rank: #99.
The School Of One
(Math: 11-19% | Reading: 50-54%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
3575 W 130th St
Cleveland, OH 44111
(216) 838-8850
Grades: 7-12
| 238 students
Rank: #1010.
Memorial School
(Math: 37% | Reading: 28%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
410 E 152nd St
Cleveland, OH 44110
(216) 838-0850
Grades: PK-8
| 412 students
Rank: #1111.
Clark School
(Math: 33% | Reading: 35%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
5550 Clark Ave
Cleveland, OH 44102
(216) 838-7300
Grades: PK-8
| 595 students
Rank: #1212.
William C Bryant Elementary School
(Math: 30% | Reading: 38%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
3121 Oak Park Ave
Cleveland, OH 44109
(216) 838-3350
Grades: PK-8
| 403 students
Rank: #1313.
Louis Agassiz School
(Math: 20-24% | Reading: 35-39%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
3595 Bosworth Rd
Cleveland, OH 44111
(216) 838-6450
Grades: PK-9
| 225 students
Rank: #1414.
Newton D Baker School
(Math: 27% | Reading: 28%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
3690 W 159th St
Cleveland, OH 44111
(216) 838-6650
Grades: PK-8
| 436 students
Rank: #15 - 1615. - 16.
Charles A Mooney School
(Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
3213 Montclair Ave
Cleveland, OH 44109
(216) 838-3200
Grades: PK-9
| 300 students
Rank: #15 - 1615. - 16.
Clara E Westropp School
(Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
19101 Puritas Ave
Cleveland, OH 44135
(216) 838-6250
Grades: PK-8
| 320 students
Rank: #1717.
Scranton School
(Math: 24% | Reading: 30%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1991 Barber Ave
Cleveland, OH 44113
(216) 838-7450
Grades: PK-8
| 407 students
Rank: #1818.
Denison
(Math: 15-19% | Reading: 30-34%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
3799 W 33rd St
Cleveland, OH 44109
(216) 838-3250
Grades: PK-9
| 286 students
Rank: #1919.
Benjamin Franklin
(Math: 18% | Reading: 30%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1905 Spring Rd
Cleveland, OH 44109
(216) 838-3150
Grades: PK-8
| 414 students
Rank: #2020.
Euclid Park Elementary School
(Math: 20-24% | Reading: 20-24%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
17914 Euclid Ave
Cleveland, OH 44112
(216) 838-0700
Grades: PK-8
| 268 students
Rank: #2121.
Orchard School
(Math: 20% | Reading: 26%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
4200 Bailey Ave
Cleveland, OH 44113
(216) 838-7350
Grades: PK-8
| 463 students
Rank: #2222.
Kenneth W Clement
(Math: 10-14% | Reading: 30-34%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
14311 Woodworth Rd
Cleveland, OH 44112
(216) 838-8800
Grades: PK-8
| 173 students
Rank: #23 - 2423. - 24.
Michael R. White
(Math: 10-14% | Reading: 25-29%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
975 East Blvd
Cleveland, OH 44108
(216) 838-2300
Grades: PK-8
| 407 students
Rank: #23 - 2423. - 24.
Tremont Montessori School
(Math: 10-14% | Reading: 25-29%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2409 W 10th St
Cleveland, OH 44113
(216) 838-9850
Grades: PK-9
| 411 students
Rank: #2525.
Warner Girls Leadership Academy
(Math: 11% | Reading: 30%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
8315 Jeffries Ave
Cleveland, OH 44105
(216) 838-8950
Grades: PK-8
| 380 students
Rank: #2626.
Joseph M Gallagher School
(Math: 15% | Reading: 23%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
6601 Franklin Blvd
Cleveland, OH 44102
(216) 838-6400
Grades: PK-8
| 698 students
Rank: #2727.
Artemus Ward
(Math: 12% | Reading: 23%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
4315 W 140th St
Cleveland, OH 44135
(216) 838-6200
Grades: PK-8
| 476 students
Rank: #2828.
East Clark
(Math: 6-9% | Reading: 25-29%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
885 E 146th St
Cleveland, OH 44110
(216) 838-0650
Grades: PK-8
| 189 students
Rank: #29 - 3029. - 30.
Daniel E Morgan School
(Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
8912 Morris Ct
Cleveland, OH 44106
(216) 838-1400
Grades: PK-9
| 237 students
Rank: #29 - 3029. - 30.
Nathan Hale School
(Math: 12% | Reading: 17%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
3588 Martin Luther King Dr
Cleveland, OH 44105
(216) 838-4250
Grades: PK-8
| 434 students
Rank: #3131.
Wilbur Wright School
(Math: 8% | Reading: 26%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
11005 Parkhurst Dr
Cleveland, OH 44111
(216) 838-6800
Grades: PK-8
| 429 students
Rank: #3232.
Dike School Of Arts
(Math: 10% | Reading: 20%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2501 E 61st St
Cleveland, OH 44104
(216) 838-9150
Grades: PK-8
| 332 students
Rank: #33 - 3433. - 34.
Albert Bushnell Hart
(Math: 6-9% | Reading: 20-24%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
3900 E 75th St
Cleveland, OH 44105
(216) 838-4400
Grades: PK-8
| 232 students
Rank: #33 - 3433. - 34.
Hannah Gibbons-nottingham Elementary School
(Math: 6-9% | Reading: 20-24%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1401 Larchmont Rd
Cleveland, OH 44110
(216) 838-0750
Grades: PK-12
| 245 students
Rank: #3535.
Cleveland Metro Remote School K-12
(Math: 5% | Reading: 23%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
3817 Martin Luther King Jr Dr
Cleveland, OH 44105
(216) 838-0172
Grades: K-12
| 1,201 students
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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 96 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 35,243 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 86%
  • : 73% (Btm 50% in OH)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 15% (Btm 50%)
  • : 26% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OH Dept. of Education

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