District Facts


Superintendent:
Dr. Nick Ceglarek

Grade Levels:
Pre-school - 12

Enrollment:
Approximately 6,400

Staff:
Over 1,000

Mascot:
Eagle

Schools:
1 High School, 1 Freshman Campus, 2 Middle Schools, 7 Elementary Schools (opening 8th in 2016), and 1 Early Childhood Center

Size:
2nd Largest School District in Ottawa County - approximately 80 square miles

U.S. Department of Education National Blue Ribbon School:

  • 2014 - Jamestown
  • 2015 - Forest Grove

Michigan Schools to Watch:

  • 2009 - Baldwin & Riley Middle School
  • 2014 - Baldwin Middle School

Highest percentage in state (80%) with all elementary schools receiving designation and the most Reward Schools in Kent and Ottawa County.

Academic:
*Data from Class of 2015

  • 398 students in Advanced Placement (AP) Courses
  • 571 AP Tests taken
  • 82% achieved a 3 or higher rate for college credit

Extra-Curriculars:

In the 2014-15 school year, 7 teams and 25 individuals competed at a state-level tournament

86% of students surveyed in 2014 reported that they were involved in an extra-curricular activity

Post Graduation Success:
*Data from Class of 2015

Number of Graduates: 436

Graduation rate: 96.6%

Students going to higher education: 85%

Entering workforce: 6%

Going to trade/technical school: 6%

Joining military: 3%

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