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77%
  • Messmore Elementary School
  • 8742 Dill Dr, Sterling Heights
  • Utica Community Schools
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 329
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
77%
  • Bozymowski Center
  • 11870 Eldorado Dr, Sterling Heights
  • Macomb ISD
  • Grades: PK - 12 · Students: 343
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 5:1
62%
  • Oakbrook Elementary School
  • 12060 Greenway Dr, Sterling Heights
  • Utica Community Schools
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 568
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 20:1
60%
  • Noor International Academy
  • 37412 Dequindre Rd, Sterling Heights
  • Noor International Academy
  • Grades: PK - 7 · Students: 188
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
57%
  • Black Elementary School
  • 14100 Heritage Rd, Sterling Heights
  • Warren Consolidated Schools
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 303
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
55%
  • Heritage Junior High School
  • 37400 Dodge Park Rd, Sterling Heights
  • Utica Community Schools
  • Grades: 7 - 9 · Students: 541
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 12:1
55%
  • Bruce Collins Elementary School
  • 12900 Grand Haven Dr, Sterling Heights
  • Utica Community Schools
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 429
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
54%
  • Burr Elementary School
  • 41460 Ryan Rd, Sterling Heights
  • Utica Community Schools
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 497
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
53%
  • Dekeyser Elementary School
  • 39600 Atkinson Dr, Sterling Heights
  • Utica Community Schools
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 521
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
52%
  • Henry Ford Ii High School
  • 11911 Clinton River Rd, Sterling Heights
  • Utica Community Schools
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 2,050
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 24:1
51%
  • Adlai Stevenson High School
  • 39701 Dodge Park Rd, Sterling Heights
  • Utica Community Schools
  • Grades: 10 - 12 · Students: 1,959
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 23:1
46%
  • Dresden Elementary School
  • 11400 Delvin Dr, Sterling Heights
  • Utica Community Schools
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 512
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
45%
  • Frank Jeannette Jr. High School
  • 40400 Gulliver Dr, Sterling Heights
  • Utica Community Schools
  • Grades: 7 - 9 · Students: 824
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
45%
  • Graebner Elementary School
  • 41875 Saal Rd, Sterling Heights
  • Utica Community Schools
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 601
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
44%
  • Browning Elementary School
  • 12400 19 Mile Rd, Sterling Heights
  • Utica Community Schools
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 450
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
44%
  • Havel Elementary School
  • 41855 Schoenherr Rd, Sterling Heights
  • Utica Community Schools
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 593
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
43%
  • Huron Academy
  • 11401 Metropolitan Pkwy, Sterling Heights
  • Huron Academy
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 516
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
42%
  • Plumbrook Elementary School
  • 39660 Spalding Dr, Sterling Heights
  • Utica Community Schools
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 468
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
42%
  • Jack Harvey Elementary School
  • 41700 Montroy Dr, Sterling Heights
  • Utica Community Schools
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 477
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
41%
  • Schuchard Elementary School
  • 2900 Holly Dr, Sterling Heights
  • Utica Community Schools
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 672
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
40%
  • Harwood Elementary School
  • 4900 Southlawn Dr, Sterling Heights
  • Warren Consolidated Schools
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 421
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
40%
  • Schwarzkoff Elementary School
  • 8401 Constitution Blvd, Sterling Heights
  • Utica Community Schools
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 530
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
38%
  • Davis Junior High School
  • 11311 Plumbrook Rd, Sterling Heights
  • Utica Community Schools
  • Grades: 7 - 9 · Students: 801
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 20:1
38%
  • Willow Woods Elementary School
  • 11001 Daniel Dr, Sterling Heights
  • Warren Consolidated Schools
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 448
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
37%
  • Jefferson Elementary School
  • 37555 Carol Dr, Sterling Heights
  • Warren Consolidated Schools
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 458
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
36%
  • Bemis Junior High School
  • 12500 19 Mile Rd, Sterling Heights
  • Utica Community Schools
  • Grades: 7 - 8 · Students: 956
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 23:1
34%
  • Angus Elementary School
  • 3180 Hein Dr, Sterling Heights
  • Warren Consolidated Schools
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 441
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
33%
  • Grissom Middle School
  • 35701 Ryan Rd, Sterling Heights
  • Warren Consolidated Schools
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 810
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 22:1
33%
  • Carleton Middle School
  • 8900 15 Mile Rd, Sterling Heights
  • Warren Consolidated Schools
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 759
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
31%
  • Sterling Heights Senior H.s.
  • 12901 15 Mile Rd, Sterling Heights
  • Warren Consolidated Schools
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,565
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 23:1
30%
  • Maple Lane School
  • 34600 Dryden Dr, Sterling Heights
  • Macomb ISD
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 69
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 6:1
27%
  • Holden Elementary School
  • 37565 Calka Dr, Sterling Heights
  • Warren Consolidated Schools
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 359
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
n/a
  • Warren Consolidated Early Childhood Program
  • 35201 Davison St, Sterling Heights
  • Warren Consolidated Schools
  • Grades: PK - PK · Students: 0
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
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Sterling Heights school information

IndexSterling HeightsMichiganNational
Average Test Scores46%41%49%
Student/Teacher ratio17:122:116:1
Total public schools433,42179,221
Total private schools283524,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1967,963
The Sterling Heights, MI educational system consists of 43 public schools, 2 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Sterling Heights public schools have average test scores of 46% which is 12% higher than than the Michigan average and 7% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Sterling Heights public schools is 17:1, compared to 22:1 in Michigan and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 86.0% of students have completed 8th grade, 84.6% have completed high school, 27.5% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.4% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Sterling Heights

IndexSterling HeightsMichiganNational
Completed 8th grade86.0%86.9%84.3%
Completed high school84.6%85.9%83.0%
Completed some college58.3%60.3%59.4%
Completed associate degree37.1%36.5%38.5%
Completed bachelors27.5%27.4%30.3%
Completed masters9.8%10.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.4%2.8%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.5%1.1%1.3%

Sterling Heights, MI School Districts

Utica Community SchoolsWarren Consolidated Schools

There are a total of 43 public schools, 2 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Sterling Heights. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Sterling Heights, MI schools is 46%. The average student to teacher ratio is 17:1. In Sterling Heights, MI, an average of 86.0% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 84.6% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Sterling Heights 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 Sterling Heights, MI schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Grosse Pointe, MI5,25677%56%
Huntington Woods, MI6,33077%55%
Grosse Pointe Farms, MI9,26575%53%
Bloomfield Hills, MI3,98474%51%
Rochester, MI12,96970%42%
Sterling Heights, MI131,67446%7%

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Columbia, SC132,53741%16%
Waco, TX130,65961%24%
Olathe, KS132,78751%3%
Thornton, CO130,51129%40%
New Haven, CT130,40523%53%
Sterling Heights, MI131,67446%7%
Source: The Sterling 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.
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