Grand Rapids Area Middle Schools

Grand Rapids has been celebrated as one of the best cities to raise a family, and the school districts reflect that statement. With school systems ranking in the upper percentiles, the Grand Rapids area school districts prove that they to focus on their students first. Four middle schools rank in the 99th percentile based on test scores, and three of these middle schools are in the Grand Rapids Public School district.

Area schools are focused on providing advanced learning opportunities to prepare students for high school and college, as well as standardized testing that will take place in high school. Students arrive each day for school, ready to learn and grow from the variety of enrichment opportunities at these schools, including extracurricular activities like theater, art, and sports. Qualified and certified teachers work toward helping middle school students realize their true potential, solve problems, and prepare for the next steps of their education. As a result, Grand Rapids area middle schools are consistently ranked in the top middle schools to attend in Michigan.

Below we have the top five rated middle schools in the Grand Rapids area, and a full list of all middle schools in the area with links to the individual school websites and reviews.

grand rapids middle school rankings

 

Byron Center

www.bcpsk12.net

Byron Center West Middle School (7-9)
Website | Reviews

Robert L. Nickels Intermediate School (3-7)
Website | Reviews

 

Caledonia

www.calschools.org

Duncan Lake Middle School (6-8)
Website | Reviews

Kraft Meadows Middle School (6-8)
Website | Reviews

 

Comstock Park

www.cppschools.com

Mill Creek Middle School (6-8)
Website | Reviews

 

East Grand Rapids

www.egrps.org

East Grand Rapids Middle School (KG-5)
Website | Reviews

 

Forest Hills

www.fhps.net

Central Middle School (7-8)
Website | Reviews

Central Woodlands (5-6)
Website | Reviews

Eastern Middle School (7-8)
Website | Reviews

Goodwillie Environmental School (5-6)
Website | Reviews

Northern Hills Middle School (7-8)
Website | Reviews

Northern Trails School (5-6)
Website | Reviews

 

Grand Rapids

(with PK-8 Schools)
www.grps.org

Aberdeen (KG-8)
Website | Reviews

Blandford School (6)
Website | Reviews

Burton Middle School (6-8)
Website | Reviews

CA Frost Environmental Science Academy (KG-8)
Website | Reviews

Center for Economicology (6)
Website | Reviews

City Middle/High Middle (7-12)
Website | Reviews

Dickinson Academy (PK-8)
Website | Reviews

Gerald R. Ford Academic Center (PK-8)
Website | Reviews

Harrison Park Elementary (PK-8)
Website | Reviews

John Ball Zoo School (6)
Website | Reviews - !!!!!!

Lincoln School (KG-12)
Website | Reviews

Martin Luther King Jr. Leadership Academy (PK-8)
Website | Reviews

Riverside Middle School (6-8)
Website | Reviews

University Preparatory Academy (6-11)
Website | Reviews

Westwood Middle (6-8)
Website | Reviews

 

Grandville

www.gpsbulldogs.org

Grandville Middle School (7-8)
Website | Reviews

 

Kenowa Hills

www.khps.org

Kenowa Hills Middle School (6-8)
Website | Reviews

 

Kent City

www.kentcityschools.org

Kent City Middle School (6-9)
Website | Reviews

 

Kentwood

www.kentwoodps.org

Crestwood Middle School (6-8)
Website | Reviews

Pinewood Middle School (6-8)
Website | Reviews

Valleywood Middle School (6-8)
Website | Reviews

 

Lowell

www.lowellschools.com/education/components/scrapbook/default.php?sectiondetailid=694&

Lowell Middle School (6-8)
Website | Reviews

 

Northview

www.nvps.net

Crossroads Middle School (7-8)
Website | Reviews

Highlands Middle School (5-6)
Website | Reviews

 

Rockford

www.rockfordschools.org

East Rockford Middle School (6-8)
Website | Reviews

North Rockford Middle School (6-8)
Website | Reviews

 

Sparta

www.spartaschools.org

Sparta Middle School (6-8)
Website | Reviews

 

Wyoming

www.wyoming.k12.mi.us

Wyoming Intermediate School (5-6)
Website | Reviews

Wyoming Junior High School (7-9)
Website | Reviews

Grand Rapids middle school rankings table

Sources:
MI School Data: www.mischooldata.org