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2018 Best School Districts in Michigan According to Niche

The data-crunching website has released its list that ranks the top school districts in Michigan for the 2018 school year. Did your community make the cut?

Countries with the Best Public School Systems

Wondering which countries rank higher than the U.S.? Check out these recent school rankings.

Michigan Could Shut Down 38 Failing Schools

Schools identified for possible closure are in Detroit, Pontiac, Kalamazoo and other areas.

Can Parents Opt Kids Out of the M-STEP?

Find out about the opt-out movement and what the state of Michigan requires.

2017 Best Public Elementary Schools in Michigan

Niche released the rankings for Michigan's public elementary schools. Did your child's school make the top 100 list?

Court OKs Ban on Guns in Ann Arbor Schools

The Michigan Court of Appeals decision, which also applies to Clio Area School District, says schools can ban guns on school property and at school events.

How Does School of Choice Work in Michigan?

Have you heard this phrase before and wondered, 'What is school of choice?' Read this explainer on Michigan school of choice and how it works.

12 Best Public High Schools in Southeast Michigan

Some top high schools in Michigan are in the metro Detroit and Ann Arbor areas. Find out which high schools made the list of the best schools in Michigan.

11 Top Public Middle Schools in Southeast Michigan

Three southeast Michigan counties have middle schools making the public school list for top middle schools in Michigan. Discover where you'll find them.

50 Best Public Elementary Schools in Southeast Michigan

Locally, what are the top elementary schools? In Michigan's southeast region, these are out performing the rest, according to the rankings from the state.

Detroit Student Steps Toward a Bright Future

Marvella Gutierrez's long walk to school that hasn't stopped her in pursuing an education and earning a full-ride scholarship to college.

Alex Cintron, Principal of the Phoenix Multicultural Academy

Cintron found his passion and path. He helped turn around a low-performing school and won't rest until his students all feel hope for their future.