Grand Rapids Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Due to Covid-19, standardized testing did not take place during the 2019-2020 academic school year. Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.
  • All data updated June 2021

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School Districts in Grand Rapids


Forest Hills Public Schools School District Details

Forest Hills Public Schools School District
6590 Cascade Rd Se
Grand Rapids, MI 49546

9,726 Students enrolled in District

18 Schools in District

19 Students Per Classroom (State average is 18)

Forest Hills Public Schools School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Michigan

(10 is best)

Better than of MI school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

80 60 40 20 0
71%
44%
73%
49%
68%
39%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Ada Elementary School
731 Ada Dr Se
Ada, MI, 49301
PK-04
Ada Vista Elementary School
7192 Bradfield Ave Se
Ada, MI, 49301
KG-04
Central High School
5901 Hall St Se
Grand Rapids, MI, 49546
09-12
Central Middle School
5810 Ada Dr Se
Ada, MI, 49301
07-08
Central Woodlands 56 School
400 Alta Dale Ave Se
Ada, MI, 49301
05-06
Collins Elementary School
4368 Heather Ln Se
Grand Rapids, MI, 49546
PK-04
Eastern High School
2200 Pettis Ave Ne
Ada, MI, 49301
09-12
Eastern Middle School
2200 Pettis Ave Ne
Ada, MI, 49301
07-08
Forest Hills Transition Center School
3787 Leonard St Ne
Grand Rapids, MI, 49525
UG-UG
Goodwillie Environmental School
8400 2 Mile Rd Ne
Ada, MI, 49301
05-06
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 83.3% 68.3%
Black 3.5% 18.6%
Hispanic 4.3% 8.7%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 8.7% 3.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.8%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 12.0% 49.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 10.7% 43.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.4% 5.2%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,918 $67,548,000 54.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $402 $3,925,000 3.2%
Staff $397 $3,879,000 3.1%
General Administration $63 $612,000 0.5%
School Administration $622 $6,074,000 4.9%
Operation $900 $8,789,000 7.1%
Transportation $382 $3,727,000 3.0%
Other $438 $4,279,000 3.5%
Total Support $3,204 $31,285,000 25.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,571 $25,106,000 20.3%
Total Expenditures $12,693 $123,939,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,809 $10,148,551,000 47.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $947 $1,412,120,000 6.6%
Staff $596 $889,088,000 4.1%
General Administration $259 $385,583,000 1.8%
School Administration $665 $990,611,000 4.6%
Operation $1,038 $1,547,183,000 7.2%
Transportation $504 $751,442,000 3.5%
Other $593 $884,399,000 4.1%
Total Support $4,603 $6,860,426,000 32.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,965 $4,419,981,000 20.6%
Total Expenditures $14,377 $21,428,958,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%

Grand Rapids Public Schools School District Details

Grand Rapids Public Schools School District
1331 Franklin St Se
Grand Rapids, MI 49506

14,557 Students enrolled in District

60 Schools in District

16 Students Per Classroom (State average is 18)

Grand Rapids Public Schools School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Michigan

(10 is best)

Better than of MI school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
25%
44%
30%
49%
20%
39%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Aberdeen Academy School
928 Aberdeen St Ne
Grand Rapids, MI, 49505
PK-08
Alger Middle School
921 Alger St Se
Grand Rapids, MI, 49507
06-08
Bethany Based School
901 Eastern Ave Ne
Grand Rapids, MI, 49503
04-12
Blandford Nature Center School
3143 Milo St Nw
Grand Rapids, MI, 49534
06-06
Brookside Elementary School
2505 Madison Ave Se
Grand Rapids, MI, 49507
PK-05
Buchanan Elementary School
1775 Buchanan Ave Sw
Grand Rapids, MI, 49507
PK-05
Burton Elementary School
2133 Buchanan Ave Sw
Grand Rapids, MI, 49507
PK-05
Burton Middle School
2133 Buchanan Ave Sw
Grand Rapids, MI, 49507
06-08
Ca Frost Environmental Science Academy Elementary School
1460 Laughlin Dr Nw
Grand Rapids, MI, 49504
PK-05
Ca Frost Environmental Science Academy Middle High School
1417 Covell Ave Nw
Grand Rapids, MI, 49504
06-12
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 21.3% 68.3%
Black 35.1% 18.6%
Hispanic 42.0% 8.7%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.2% 3.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 0.8%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 80.1% 49.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 73.3% 43.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.9% 5.2%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,266 $126,440,000 42.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,093 $16,715,000 5.6%
Staff $948 $14,496,000 4.9%
General Administration $157 $2,405,000 0.8%
School Administration $855 $13,075,000 4.4%
Operation $1,416 $21,655,000 7.3%
Transportation $439 $6,720,000 2.2%
Other $1,000 $15,303,000 5.1%
Total Support $5,908 $90,369,000 30.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $5,352 $81,870,000 27.4%
Total Expenditures $19,525 $298,679,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,809 $10,148,551,000 47.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $947 $1,412,120,000 6.6%
Staff $596 $889,088,000 4.1%
General Administration $259 $385,583,000 1.8%
School Administration $665 $990,611,000 4.6%
Operation $1,038 $1,547,183,000 7.2%
Transportation $504 $751,442,000 3.5%
Other $593 $884,399,000 4.1%
Total Support $4,603 $6,860,426,000 32.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,965 $4,419,981,000 20.6%
Total Expenditures $14,377 $21,428,958,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%

Kenowa Hills Public Schools School District Details

Kenowa Hills Public Schools School District
2325 4 Mile Rd Nw
Grand Rapids, MI 49544

3,161 Students enrolled in District

7 Schools in District

18 Students Per Classroom (State average is 18)

Kenowa Hills Public Schools School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Michigan

(10 is best)

Better than of MI school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.



Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
43%
44%
52%
49%
33%
39%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Alpine Elementary School
4730 Baumhoff Ave Nw
Comstock Park, MI, 49321
KG-05
Kenowa Hills Central Elementary School
4252 3 Mile Rd Nw
Grand Rapids, MI, 49534
KG-05
Kenowa Hills Early Childhood Center School
3971 Richmond St Nw
Grand Rapids, MI, 49534
PK-PK
Kenowa Hills High School
3825 Hendershot Ave Nw
Grand Rapids, MI, 49544
09-12
Kenowa Hills Middle School
3950 Hendershot Ave Nw
Grand Rapids, MI, 49544
06-08
Kenowa Hills Pathways High School
3950 Hendershot Nw
Grand Rapids, MI, 49544
09-12
Zinser Elementary School
3949 Leonard St Nw
Grand Rapids, MI, 49534
KG-05

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 75.1% 68.3%
Black 5.1% 18.6%
Hispanic 18.1% 8.7%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.6% 3.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.8%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 51.2% 49.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 43.0% 43.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.2% 5.2%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,197 $21,945,000 39.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $229 $698,000 1.3%
Staff $527 $1,607,000 2.9%
General Administration $131 $398,000 0.7%
School Administration $656 $2,001,000 3.6%
Operation $843 $2,570,000 4.7%
Transportation $467 $1,425,000 2.6%
Other $522 $1,593,000 2.9%
Total Support $3,376 $10,292,000 18.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $7,541 $22,993,000 41.6%
Total Expenditures $18,114 $55,230,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,809 $10,148,551,000 47.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $947 $1,412,120,000 6.6%
Staff $596 $889,088,000 4.1%
General Administration $259 $385,583,000 1.8%
School Administration $665 $990,611,000 4.6%
Operation $1,038 $1,547,183,000 7.2%
Transportation $504 $751,442,000 3.5%
Other $593 $884,399,000 4.1%
Total Support $4,603 $6,860,426,000 32.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,965 $4,419,981,000 20.6%
Total Expenditures $14,377 $21,428,958,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%

Northview Public Schools School District Details

Northview Public Schools School District
4365 Hunsberger Ave Ne
Grand Rapids, MI 49525

3,358 Students enrolled in District

8 Schools in District

19 Students Per Classroom (State average is 18)

Northview Public Schools School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Michigan

(10 is best)

Better than of MI school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.



Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
50%
44%
55%
49%
44%
39%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Crossroads Middle School
4400 Ambrose Ave Ne
Grand Rapids, MI, 49525
07-08
East Oakview Elementary School
3940 Suburban Shores Dr Ne
Grand Rapids, MI, 49525
KG-04
Highlands School
4645 Chandy Dr Ne
Grand Rapids, MI, 49525
05-06
North Oakview Elementary School
4300 Costa Ave Ne
Grand Rapids, MI, 49525
KG-04
Northview High School
4451 Hunsberger Ave Ne
Grand Rapids, MI, 49525
09-12
Northview Next Career Center School
3801 E Beltline Ave Ne
Grand Rapids, MI, 49525
09-12
Northview Next Learning Center School
1624 Woodworth St Ne
Grand Rapids, MI, 49525
09-12
West Oakview Elementary School
3880 Stuyvesant Ave Ne
Grand Rapids, MI, 49525
PK-04

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 80.2% 68.3%
Black 8.3% 18.6%
Hispanic 9.9% 8.7%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.3% 3.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.8%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 46.4% 49.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 38.0% 43.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.4% 5.2%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,620 $24,865,000 58.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $537 $1,752,000 4.1%
Staff $194 $632,000 1.5%
General Administration $208 $678,000 1.6%
School Administration $688 $2,245,000 5.2%
Operation $1,001 $3,266,000 7.6%
Transportation $278 $908,000 2.1%
Other $563 $1,838,000 4.3%
Total Support $3,469 $11,319,000 26.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,018 $6,584,000 15.4%
Total Expenditures $13,107 $42,768,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,809 $10,148,551,000 47.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $947 $1,412,120,000 6.6%
Staff $596 $889,088,000 4.1%
General Administration $259 $385,583,000 1.8%
School Administration $665 $990,611,000 4.6%
Operation $1,038 $1,547,183,000 7.2%
Transportation $504 $751,442,000 3.5%
Other $593 $884,399,000 4.1%
Total Support $4,603 $6,860,426,000 32.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,965 $4,419,981,000 20.6%
Total Expenditures $14,377 $21,428,958,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%

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