Muskegon Heights school information

IndexMuskegon HeightsMichiganNational
Average Test Scores10%41%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:122:116:1
Total public schools83,42179,221
Total private schoolsn/a83524,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1967,963
The Muskegon Heights, MI educational system consists of 8 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Muskegon Heights public schools have average test scores of 10% which is 76% lower than than the Michigan average and 80% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Muskegon Heights public schools is 15:1, compared to 22:1 in Michigan and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 73.2% of students have completed 8th grade, 72.0% have completed high school, 6.0% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.3% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Muskegon Heights are 80% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 8 public schools in Muskegon Heights.
  • 73.2% of people in Muskegon Heights have completed 8th grade.
  • 72.0% of people in Muskegon Heights have completed high school.
  • 6.0% of people in Muskegon Heights have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Muskegon Heights

IndexMuskegon HeightsMichiganNational
Completed 8th grade73.2%86.9%84.3%
Completed high school72.0%85.9%83.0%
Completed some college43.1%60.3%59.4%
Completed associate degree14.2%36.5%38.5%
Completed bachelors6.0%27.4%30.3%
Completed masters1.8%10.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.3%2.8%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.3%1.1%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in Muskegon Heights (high school & post-secondary)

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Spring Lake, MI2,42469%41%
Grand Haven, MI10,85358%18%
North Muskegon, MI3,78558%17%
Ferrysburg, MI2,97953%8%
Allendale, MI19,47549%1%
Muskegon Heights, MI10,79210%80%

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Frederick, CO10,79128%44%
Fairview, CA10,78921%57%
St. Albans, WV10,78841%17%
Atchison, KS10,79831%37%
Bellefontaine Neighbors, MO10,78524%52%
Muskegon Heights, MI10,79210%80%
Source: The Muskegon Heights, 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.