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Avg. test scores 16%
High school dipl. 3%
Bachelors degree 4%

Kentwood school information

IndexKentwoodMichiganNational
Average Test Scores41%41%49%
Student/Teacher ratio18:122:116:1
Total public schools163,42179,221
Total private schools283524,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1967,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Kentwood are 16% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 16 public schools in Kentwood
  • 86.6% of people in Kentwood have completed 8th grade
  • 85.8% of people in Kentwood have completed high school
  • 31.6% of people in Kentwood have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Kentwood

      IndexKentwoodMichiganNational
      Completed 8th grade86.6%86.9%84.3%
      Completed high school85.8%85.9%83.0%
      Completed some college62.4%60.3%59.4%
      Completed associate degree41.9%36.5%38.5%
      Completed bachelors31.6%27.4%30.3%
      Completed masters10.0%10.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree2.5%2.8%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.1%1.1%1.3%

      Kentwood, MI School Districts

      • Kentwood Public Schools
      • Kelloggsville Public Schools
      • Forest Hills Public Schools

      There are a total of 16 public schools, 2 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Kentwood. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Kentwood, MI schools is 41%. The average student to teacher ratio is 18:1. In Kentwood, MI, an average of 86.6% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 85.8% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      East Grand Rapids, MI11,29777%57%
      Forest Hills, MI27,66771%44%
      Byron Center, MI6,84068%39%
      Hudsonville, MI7,27867%37%
      Walker, MI24,45860%22%
      Kentwood, MI50,76141%16%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Tigard, OR50,78757%17%
      East Hartford, CT50,83432%35%
      Lakewood, OH50,86674%50%
      Enid, OK50,89167%35%
      Grand Island, NE50,89574%51%
      Kentwood, MI50,76141%16%
      Source: The Kentwood, 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.