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62%
  • Riverside Elementary School
  • 650 Riverside Dr, Battle Creek
  • Lakeview Sch. District (Calhoun)
  • Grades: PK - 4 · Students: 357
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
57%
  • Wattles Park Elementary School
  • 132 Wattles Rd S, Battle Creek
  • Harper Creek Community Schools
  • Grades: KG - 4 · Students: 352
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
55%
  • Minges Brook School
  • 435 Lincoln Hill Dr, Battle Creek
  • Lakeview Sch. District (Calhoun)
  • Grades: KG - 4 · Students: 314
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
52%
  • Westlake Elementary School
  • 1184 24th St S, Battle Creek
  • Lakeview Sch. District (Calhoun)
  • Grades: KG - 4 · Students: 408
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
50%
  • Sonoma Elementary
  • 4640 B Dr S, Battle Creek
  • Harper Creek Community Schools
  • Grades: KG - 4 · Students: 307
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
48%
  • Lakeview Middle School
  • 300 28th St S, Battle Creek
  • Lakeview Sch. District (Calhoun)
  • Grades: 5 - 8 · Students: 1,206
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
47%
  • Lakeview High School
  • 15060 Helmer Rd S, Battle Creek
  • Lakeview Sch. District (Calhoun)
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,358
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 22:1
45%
  • Fremont School
  • 115 Emmett St E, Battle Creek
  • Battle Creek Public Schools
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 286
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
45%
  • Beadle Lake Elementary School
  • 8175 C Dr N, Battle Creek
  • Harper Creek Community Schools
  • Grades: PK - 4 · Students: 302
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
42%
  • Pennfield Dunlap Elementary
  • 8587 Pennfield Rd, Battle Creek
  • Pennfield Schools
  • Grades: 3 - 5 · Students: 497
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 20:1
42%
  • Prairieview School
  • 1675 Iroquois Ave, Battle Creek
  • Lakeview Sch. District (Calhoun)
  • Grades: KG - 4 · Students: 293
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
42%
  • Pennfield Middle School
  • 8587 Pennfield Rd, Battle Creek
  • Pennfield Schools
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 554
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 23:1
39%
  • Harper Creek Middle School
  • 7290 B Dr N, Battle Creek
  • Harper Creek Community Schools
  • Grades: 5 - 8 · Students: 861
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 20:1
35%
  • Arbor Academy
  • 55 Arbor St, Battle Creek
  • Arbor Academy
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 209
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 11:1
33%
  • Harper Creek High School
  • 12677 Beadle Lake Rd, Battle Creek
  • Harper Creek Community Schools
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 832
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 20:1
22%
  • West Michigan Virtual - Battle Creek High School
  • 35 Hamblin Ave, Battle Creek
  • Berrien Springs Public Schools
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 244
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 82:1
22%
  • Urbandale School
  • 123 Bedford Rd N, Battle Creek
  • Battle Creek Public Schools
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 338
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
20%
  • Lamora Park School
  • 65 Woodlawn Ave N, Battle Creek
  • Battle Creek Public Schools
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 195
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
20%
  • Verona Elementary School
  • 825 Capital Ave Ne, Battle Creek
  • Battle Creek Public Schools
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 318
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
20%
  • Pennfield Senior High School
  • 8587 Pennfield Rd, Battle Creek
  • Pennfield Schools
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 651
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
19%
  • Battle Creek Central High School
  • 100 Van Buren St W, Battle Creek
  • Battle Creek Public Schools
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,119
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
15%
  • Post Franklin School
  • 20 Newark Ave, Battle Creek
  • Battle Creek Public Schools
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 281
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
13%
  • Battle Creek Area Learning Center
  • 15 Arbor St, Battle Creek
  • Battle Creek Area Learning Center
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 179
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
12%
  • Dudley School
  • 308 Roosevelt Ave W, Battle Creek
  • Battle Creek Public Schools
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 183
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
12%
  • Ann J. Kellogg School
  • 306 Champion St, Battle Creek
  • Battle Creek Public Schools
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 241
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
10%
  • West Michigan Virtual - Battle Creek Middle School
  • 283 Michigan Ave W, Battle Creek
  • Berrien Springs Public Schools
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 31
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 31:1
8%
  • Northwestern Middle School
  • 176 Limit St, Battle Creek
  • Battle Creek Public Schools
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 428
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
0%
  • Battle Creek Alternative School
  • 100 Van Buren St W, Battle Creek
  • Battle Creek Public Schools
  • Grades: 6 - 12 · Students: 65
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 65:1
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  • Pennfield Purdy School
  • 8587 Pennfield Rd, Battle Creek
  • Pennfield Schools
  • Grades: KG - 2 · Students: 214
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
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  • North Pennfield Elementary
  • 8587 Pennfield Rd, Battle Creek
  • Pennfield Schools
  • Grades: KG - 2 · Students: 214
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 20:1
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Battle Creek school information

IndexBattle CreekMichiganNational
Average Test Scores31%41%49%
Student/Teacher ratio17:122:116:1
Total public schools483,42179,221
Total private schools783524,874
Total post-secondary schools21967,963
The Battle Creek, MI educational system consists of 48 public schools, 7 private schools and 2 post-secondary schools. Battle Creek public schools have average test scores of 31% which is 23% lower than than the Michigan average and 36% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Battle Creek public schools is 17:1, compared to 22:1 in Michigan and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 85.8% of students have completed 8th grade, 84.5% have completed high school, 21.2% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.5% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Battle Creek

IndexBattle CreekMichiganNational
Completed 8th grade85.8%86.9%84.3%
Completed high school84.5%85.9%83.0%
Completed some college56.1%60.3%59.4%
Completed associate degree29.3%36.5%38.5%
Completed bachelors21.2%27.4%30.3%
Completed masters6.5%10.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.5%2.8%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.7%1.1%1.3%

There are a total of 48 public schools, 7 private schools and 2 post-secondary schools in Battle Creek. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Battle Creek, MI schools is 31%. The average student to teacher ratio is 17:1. In Battle Creek, MI, an average of 85.8% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 84.5% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Battle Creek schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Battle Creek, MI schools.

Source: The Battle Creek, MI education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.
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