Southfield, Michigan

Does Southfield, Michigan have good schools?

When determining if Southfield, Michigan, has good schools, we analyze key factors including math proficiency, reading/language proficiency, students-per-teacher ratio, average teacher salaries, National Blue Ribbon awards, Spelling Bee and STEM/non-STEM national competitions, and more.

SchoolsNational RankingsPrivate School Enrollment
Elementary schools in SouthfieldScored 36.2Dwellics analytics team assigned the score 36.2 to elementary education in Southfield, Michigan (with 100 being the best). on a scale of 0 to 100.10.9%
Middle schools in SouthfieldScored 32.6Dwellics analytics team assigned the score 32.6 to middle education in Southfield, Michigan (with 100 being the best). on a scale of 0 to 100.15.3%
High schools in SouthfieldScored 31.3Dwellics analytics team assigned the score [r_high] to high education in Southfield, Michigan (with 100 being the best). on a scale of 0 to 100.13.9%

Dwellics searched for winners of 69 nationwide competitions for school children in both STEM and non-STEM fields and found 0.0 winners in Southfield, Michigan in the last 5 years.

Elementary Schools in Southfield, Michigan

There are 11 public elementary schools in Southfield, Michigan. The public elementary schools in Southfield are rated 36.2 (with 100 being the best) in the United States according to our research. Among elementary school students, approximately 10.9% are enrolled at private schools in Southfield.

The average percentage of students proficient in math in Southfield, Michigan at the elementary level is 20.2%, and proficient in reading & language arts 33.0%.

The average salary of an elementary school teacher in Southfield is $32,686 per year. The average number of elementary school students assigned to a teacher’s classroom in Southfield is 15.0.

Middle Schools in Southfield, Michigan

There are 3 public middle schools in Southfield, Michigan. The public middle schools in Southfield are rated 32.6 (with 100 being the best) in the United States according to our research. Among middle school students, approximately 15.3% are enrolled at private schools in Southfield.

The average percentage of students proficient in math in Southfield, Michigan at the middle schools level is 10.0%, and proficient in reading & language arts 25.0%.

The average salary of a middle school teacher in Southfield is $35,955 per year. The average number of middle school students assigned to a teacher’s classroom in Southfield is 13.0.

High Schools in Southfield, Michigan

There are 2 high schools in Southfield, Michigan. The public high schools in Southfield are rated 31.3 (with 100 being the best) in the United States according to our research. Among high school students, approximately 13.9% are enrolled at private schools in Southfield.

The average percentage of students proficient in math in Southfield, Michigan at the high school level is 6.3%, and proficient in reading & language arts 18.3%.

The average salary of a high school teacher in Southfield is $59,925 per year. The average number of high school students assigned to a teacher’s classroom in Southfield is 15.0.

Pros and Cons of living in Southfield, Michigan in reviews from users in their own words:

ProsCons
  • "Summers aren't too hot, low cost of living, near water, near major airport"
  • "Not a lot of mountains, taxes are high, winters are freezing, not a lot of young people"