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Michigan school districts

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K-12 Education in Michigan
State Superintendent: Michael Flanagan
Number of students: 1,573,537[1]
Number of teachers: 86,997
Teacher/pupil ratio: 1:18.1
Number of school districts: 869
Number of schools: 3,550
Graduation rate: 76%[2]
Per-pupil spending: $10,823[3]
See also
Public education in Michigan
Michigan Department of Education
Michigan school districts
List of school districts in Michigan
Michigan

Michigan is home to 869 school districts, 3,550 schools and 1,573,537 K-12 students.

Quick facts

State school administrators

Enrollment and academics

The following table displays the top ten Michigan school districts by total student enrollment and per-pupil spending.[5][6]

Student enrollment Per-pupil spending
1.) Detroit 1.) Bois Blanc Pines
2.) Utica 2.) Elm River Township
3.) Plymouth-Canton 3.) Grant Township
4.) Dearborn 4.) Arvon Township
5.) Grand Rapids 5.) Beaver Island
6.) Ann Arbor 6.) Northport
7.) Chippewa Valley 7.) Whitefish Township
8.) San Bernardino City Unified 8.) Blanche Kelso Bruce Academy
9.) Walled Lake 9.) Powell Township
10.) Livonia 10.) Wells Township

Demographics

The following table displays the ethnic distribution of students in Michigan.[6]

Ethnicity Number of students Percentage
White 1,056,015 69.01%
African American 280,447 18.33%
Hispanic 98,108 6.41%
Asian 44,046 2.88%
Two or More Races 38,237 2.49%
American Indian or Alaska Native 11,612 0.80%
Native Hawaiian 1,422 0.08%

School board elections

Upcoming elections

See also: Michigan school board elections, 2014

A total of 22 Michigan school districts among America's largest school districts by enrollment will hold elections in 2014. These districts feature 67 seats up for election. Each district has scheduled elections on November 4, 2014. The districts listed below served 309,809 K-12 students during the 2010-2011 school year, according to the National Center for Education Statistics.[7]

2014 Michigan School Board Elections
District Date Seats up for election Total board seats Student enrollment
Ann Arbor Public Schools 11/4/2014 4 7 16,417
Chippewa Valley Schools 11/4/2014 3 7 16,033
Dearborn Public Schools 11/4/2014 3 7 18,152
Farmington Public School District 11/4/2014 2 7 11,455
Flint City School District 11/4/2014 3 9 10,487
Forest Hills Public Schools 11/4/2014 4 7 10,007
Grand Rapids Public Schools 11/4/2014 5 9 17,233
Huron Valley Schools 11/4/2014 3 7 10,031
Kalamazoo Public School District 11/4/2014 3 7 12,168
L'Anse Creuse Public Schools 11/4/2014 4 7 12,023
Lansing School District 11/4/2014 3 9 13,050
Livonia Public Schools 11/4/2014 3 7 15,250
Plymouth-Canton Community Schools 11/4/2014 3 7 18,714
Port Huron Area School District 11/4/2014 3 7 9,880
Rochester Community School District 11/4/2014 2 7 14,787
Traverse City Area Public Schools 11/4/2014 4 7 9,807
Troy School District 11/4/2014 2 7 11,841
Utica Community Schools 11/4/2014 2 7 28,244
Walled Lake Consolidated Schools 11/4/2014 3 7 15,268
Warren Consolidated Schools 11/4/2014 4 7 15,409
Waterford School District 11/4/2014 2 7 11,107
Wayne-Westland Community School District 11/4/2014 2 7 12,446


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