Muskegon school information

IndexMuskegonMichiganNational
Average Test Scores32%41%49%
Student/Teacher ratio20:122:116:1
Total public schools453,42179,221
Total private schools1083524,874
Total post-secondary schools31967,963
The Muskegon, MI educational system consists of 45 public schools, 10 private schools and 3 post-secondary schools. Muskegon public schools have average test scores of 32% which is 21% lower than than the Michigan average and 35% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Muskegon public schools is 20:1, compared to 22:1 in Michigan and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 71.9% of students have completed 8th grade, 70.6% have completed high school, 11.6% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.4% have completed a doctorate degree.
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  • The average school test scores in Muskegon are 35% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 45 public schools in Muskegon.
  • 71.9% of people in Muskegon have completed 8th grade.
  • 70.6% of people in Muskegon have completed high school.
  • 11.6% of people in Muskegon have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Muskegon

IndexMuskegonMichiganNational
Completed 8th grade71.9%86.9%84.3%
Completed high school70.6%85.9%83.0%
Completed some college44.6%60.3%59.4%
Completed associate degree20.1%36.5%38.5%
Completed bachelors11.6%27.4%30.3%
Completed masters3.0%10.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.4%2.8%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.1%1.1%1.3%

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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%
Whitehall, MI2,70647%4%
Muskegon, MI38,08632%35%

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Westerville, OH38,08981%64%
The Acreage, FL38,10364%30%
Lake Oswego, OR38,06578%58%
Northglenn, CO38,12827%45%
Wheeling, IL38,00821%56%
Muskegon, MI38,08632%35%
Source: The Muskegon, 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.