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  • Mecosta-osceola Education Center
  • 15760 190th Ave, Big Rapids
  • Mecosta-Osceola ISD
  • Grades: KG - 12 · Students: 123
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
  • Crossroads Charter Academy (pk-6)
  • 215 North State St, Big Rapids
  • Crossroads Charter Academy
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 330
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
  • Brookside Elementary School
  • 210 Escott St, Big Rapids
  • Big Rapids Public Schools
  • Grades: KG - 4 · Students: 319
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
  • Big Rapids Virtual School
  • 14980 215th Ave, Big Rapids
  • Big Rapids Public Schools
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 87
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 87:1
  • Crossroads Charter Academy (7-12)
  • 215 Spruce St W, Big Rapids
  • Crossroads Charter Academy
  • Grades: 7 - 12 · Students: 307
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
  • Big Rapids High School
  • 21175 15 Mile Rd, Big Rapids
  • Big Rapids Public Schools
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 630
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 25:1
  • Riverview Elementary School
  • 509 Willow Ave, Big Rapids
  • Big Rapids Public Schools
  • Grades: KG - 4 · Students: 335
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 20:1
  • Big Rapids Middle School
  • 500 North Warren Ave, Big Rapids
  • Big Rapids Public Schools
  • Grades: 5 - 8 · Students: 562
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 22:1

Big Rapids school information

IndexBig RapidsMichiganNational
Average Test Scores51%41%49%
Student/Teacher ratio19:122:116:1
Total public schools123,42179,221
Total private schools283524,874
Total post-secondary schools11967,963
The Big Rapids, MI educational system consists of 12 public schools, 2 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools. Big Rapids public schools have average test scores of 51% which is 24% higher than than the Michigan average and 3% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Big Rapids public schools is 19:1, compared to 22:1 in Michigan and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 84.5% of students have completed 8th grade, 83.3% have completed high school, 30.4% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 3.9% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Big Rapids

IndexBig RapidsMichiganNational
Completed 8th grade84.5%86.9%84.3%
Completed high school83.3%85.9%83.0%
Completed some college65.3%60.3%59.4%
Completed associate degree40.7%36.5%38.5%
Completed bachelors30.4%27.4%30.3%
Completed masters12.9%10.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree3.9%2.8%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.8%1.1%1.3%

Big Rapids, MI School Districts

Big Rapids Public Schools

There are a total of 12 public schools, 2 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Big Rapids. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Big Rapids, MI schools is 51%. The average student to teacher ratio is 19:1. In Big Rapids, MI, an average of 84.5% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 83.3% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Big Rapids 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 Big Rapids, MI schools.

Source: The Big Rapids, 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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