Sterling Heights, Michigan

Does Sterling Heights, Michigan have good schools?

When determining if Sterling Heights, 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 Sterling HeightsScored 54.8Dwellics analytics team assigned the score 54.8 to elementary education in Sterling Heights, Michigan (with 100 being the best). on a scale of 0 to 100.8.3%
Middle schools in Sterling HeightsScored 57.0Dwellics analytics team assigned the score 57.0 to middle education in Sterling Heights, Michigan (with 100 being the best). on a scale of 0 to 100.6.2%
High schools in Sterling HeightsScored 47.3Dwellics analytics team assigned the score [r_high] to high education in Sterling Heights, Michigan (with 100 being the best). on a scale of 0 to 100.10.0%

Dwellics searched for winners of 69 nationwide competitions for school children in both STEM and non-STEM fields and found 1.0 winners in Sterling Heights, Michigan in the last 5 years.

Elementary Schools in Sterling Heights, Michigan

There are 19 public elementary schools in Sterling Heights, Michigan. The public elementary schools in Sterling Heights are rated 54.8 (with 100 being the best) in the United States according to our research. Among elementary school students, approximately 8.3% are enrolled at private schools in Sterling Heights.

The average percentage of students proficient in math in Sterling Heights, Michigan at the elementary level is 48.6%, and proficient in reading & language arts 52.4%.

The average salary of an elementary school teacher in Sterling Heights is $60,810 per year. The average number of elementary school students assigned to a teacher’s classroom in Sterling Heights is 17.0.

Middle Schools in Sterling Heights, Michigan

There are 6 public middle schools in Sterling Heights, Michigan. The public middle schools in Sterling Heights are rated 57.0 (with 100 being the best) in the United States according to our research. Among middle school students, approximately 6.2% are enrolled at private schools in Sterling Heights.

The average percentage of students proficient in math in Sterling Heights, Michigan at the middle schools level is 38.3%, and proficient in reading & language arts 55.8%.

The average salary of a middle school teacher in Sterling Heights is $64,098 per year. The average number of middle school students assigned to a teacher’s classroom in Sterling Heights is 21.0.

High Schools in Sterling Heights, Michigan

There are 7 high schools in Sterling Heights, Michigan. The public high schools in Sterling Heights are rated 47.3 (with 100 being the best) in the United States according to our research. Among high school students, approximately 10.0% are enrolled at private schools in Sterling Heights.

The average percentage of students proficient in math in Sterling Heights, Michigan at the high school level is 34.2%, and proficient in reading & language arts 46.9%.

The average salary of a high school teacher in Sterling Heights is $64,049 per year. The average number of high school students assigned to a teacher’s classroom in Sterling Heights is 14.0.

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

ProsCons
  • "freedom, close to the outdoors"
  • "Closer schools"
  • "lots of shopping, and many great parks to choose from"
  • "snow"
  • "Neighbors are too close, too much traffic"
  • "the area is ethnically changing, and they are not adopting english"

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