The Sault Ste. Marie, MI educational system consists of 8 public schools, n/a private schools and 1 post-secondary schools. Sault Ste. Marie public schools have average test scores of 44% which is 8% higher than than the Michigan average and 11% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Sault Ste. Marie public schools is 17:1, compared to 22:1 in Michigan and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 85.2% of students have completed 8th grade, 83.9% have completed high school, 24.0% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 3.2% have completed a doctorate degree.