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Valley Center School (leave a review)
Contact Information

+1 (269) 388-9494

3122 Lake St

Kalamazoo, Michigan


About Valley Center School
1st Grade - 12th Grade

Valley Center School is one of 4 schools in the Kalamazoo RESA district of Michigan.

Valley Center School is a regular school, specialising in 1st Grade to 12th Grade. Compared to other schools in Michigan, this is a relatively small school since it has an enrolment of 32 students.

In recent years, the number of teachers has remained static while the pupil population has remained static in a similar timeframe.

An average teaching salary at Valley Center School is $63,943, which is higher than the Michigan state average of $58,803.

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Valley Center School

Funding per pupil


Title I eligible school

This school is not eligible for Title I funding. Title I provides extra money to schools that have a large number of students from low income families. Roughly 50,000 schools receive money through Title I.

Free lunches


Reduced price lunches


The National School Lunch Program (NSLP) provides free and reduced price meals for students. In 2016, 30.4 million children received meals through the program.

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Nearby Schools Compared
SchoolNumber of pupilsFunding per pupilPupils per teacherAverage teacher salaryDiversity index
Valley Center School 32$52,7455$63,9430.54
Forest Academy (0.74 miles) 174$8,20310$28,1010.48
Milwood Magnet School (1.3 miles) 74021$61,2130.70
Edison Environmental Science Academy (1.46 miles) 275$11,92012$51,8370.54
Washington Writers' Academy (1.59 miles) 433$8,94315$55,8730.54
Comstock High School (2.31 miles) 483$12,17118$88,8040.56

Valley Center School

Number of pupils32
Funding per pupil$52,745
Pupils per teacher5
Average teacher salary$63,943
Diversity index0.54

Forest Academy (0.74 miles)

Number of pupils174
Funding per pupil$8,203
Pupils per teacher10
Average teacher salary$28,101
Diversity index0.48

Milwood Magnet School (1.3 miles)

Number of pupils740
Funding per pupil
Pupils per teacher21
Average teacher salary$61,213
Diversity index0.70

Edison Environmental Science Academy (1.46 miles)

Number of pupils275
Funding per pupil$11,920
Pupils per teacher12
Average teacher salary$51,837
Diversity index0.54

Washington Writers' Academy (1.59 miles)

Number of pupils433
Funding per pupil$8,943
Pupils per teacher15
Average teacher salary$55,873
Diversity index0.54

Comstock High School (2.31 miles)

Number of pupils483
Funding per pupil$12,171
Pupils per teacher18
Average teacher salary$88,804
Diversity index0.56
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Rankings within Michigan
There are 3,555 schools in Michigan. Rankings don't always go up to 3,555 because some schools have missing data.
3294thlargest school
2982ndhighest number of FTE teachers
214thlowest pupil-teacher ratio
1043rdhighest average teaching salary
488thhighest proportion of free lunch eligible pupils
657thhighest proportion of reduced-price lunch eligible pupils
589thhighest diversity index
61sthighest funding per pupil
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Minimum Instructional Days and Hours

1st Grade - 12th Grade: 6.1 hours

Kindergarten: 180 days

1st Grade - 11th Grade: 180 days

12th Grade: 180 days

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