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Grand Rapids Schools
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GRAND RAPIDS, MICHIGAN SCHOOLS AND NEIGHBORHOODS: WE ARE HERE TO HELP
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ABOUT Grand Rapids, Michigan SCHOOLS
Grand Rapids schools boast a total student population of 90,456 attending 238 schools in 33 public school districts and 67 private schools. Public school revenue and expenditures vary by school district but Grand Rapids public schools spend an average of $8,627 per student each year.
Student teacher ratio is an important statistic cluing parents into the probable attention their child might receive individually in a classroom setting. Grand Rapids public schools average a student teacher ratio of 16:1. Grand Rapids private schools average 13:1. Also, high schools in Grand Rapids average a student body population of 361, while Grand Rapids middle schools and elementary schools average student body populations of 295 and 260 respectively.
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CHOOSING THE BEST SCHOOL FOR YOUR CHILD: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW
It wasn't so long ago that a child's education was limited to geographical boundaries set by the local school district. Increasingly, government is injecting "choice" into the equation by allowing children to enroll in the school of their choosing, regardless of where they live, as long as there is sufficient classroom space available.