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2023 Best Places to Teach in the Grand Rapids Area

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  1. #2 Best Places to Teach in Grand Rapids Area.

    Forest Hills Public Schools

    School District,

    GRAND RAPIDS, MI,

    237 Niche users give it an average review of 4.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says I was student in the district for several years until moving out of state after 10th grade, and I thought the academics were very good. There is a variety of programs available in high school for....

    Read 237 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 21 to 1,

    Average Teacher Salary: $71,325,

  2. #4 Best Places to Teach in Grand Rapids Area.

    Grandville Public Schools

    Blue checkmark.

    School District,

    GRANDVILLE, MI,

    46 Niche users give it an average review of 4.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says Grandville is a solid district. As long as you're in challenging classes, teachers are good nine times out of ten. Grandville's sports teams are competitive, consistently placing high in the state.....

    Read 46 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 19 to 1,

    Average Teacher Salary: $64,494,

  3. #5 Best Places to Teach in Grand Rapids Area.

    Spring Lake Public Schools

    School District,

    SPRING LAKE, MI,

    56 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says I loved the amount and quality of opportunities I received. Through connecting with teachers, I was able to lead clubs through school-wide activities or participate in a high school student swap for...Spring Lake has very little diversity, and because of that the lifestyle and way of teaching are very white-washed. Most of the community is openminded to other ideas, but these people tend to think...Sports teams gave the illusion of being inclusive, however, they were anything but. Teams are set before tryout start usually, because of the politics behind them. Parents feel entitled to having....

    Read 56 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 20 to 1,

    Average Teacher Salary: $67,477,

  4. #12 Best Places to Teach in Grand Rapids Area.

    Northview Public Schools

    School District,

    GRAND RAPIDS, MI,

    69 Niche users give it an average review of 4.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says I like how the school has a friendly social environment. I feel as if both the teachers and students make you feel welcome. Environment makes a big difference in the quality of the education and....

    Read 69 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 22 to 1,

    Average Teacher Salary: $66,184,

  5. #14 Best Places to Teach in Grand Rapids Area.

    Jenison Public Schools

    Blue checkmark.

    School District,

    JENISON, MI,

    47 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says Love that they offer Spanish immersion school, are exceptional at music- lead state in band, have an incredible orchestra, choir. They are rich in theater and offer our children so many options...Academically they challenge my 3 children to push to their limits. We moved to this community 5 years ago and our oldest has taken full advantage of all the opportunities the school had to offer. ...The teachers are UNBELIEVABLY dedicated to their students. They invest in them and spend a great deal of time out of the classroom dedicated to the growth of their students.

    Read 47 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 20 to 1,

    Average Teacher Salary: $55,320,

  6. #17 Best Places to Teach in Grand Rapids Area.

    Ravenna Public Schools

    School District,

    RAVENNA, MI,

    22 Niche users give it an average review of 4.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says I think there are several positives to Ravenna Public Schools that go unrecognized. There is a caring community surrounding the school, our administration has improved by sevenfold over the past two....

    Read 22 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 21 to 1,

    Average Teacher Salary: $60,772,

  7. Kent City Community Schools

    School District,

    KENT CITY, MI,

    14 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says At a glance, Kent City is just a small school surrounded by cornfields, but it is truly special. I've been a student of Kent City since kindergarten, so I've had the full experience. Since we are so....

    Read 14 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 22 to 1,

    Average Teacher Salary: $60,467,

  8. Reeths-Puffer Schools

    School District,

    MUSKEGON, MI,

    38 Niche users give it an average review of 4.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says I really enjoy Reeths Puffer because the teachers are more than just teachers to the students you can go to any one of your teachers and they would be willing to talk to you about anything. They care....

    Read 38 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 22 to 1,

    Average Teacher Salary: $62,461,

  9. Cedar Springs Public Schools

    Blue checkmark.

    School District,

    CEDAR SPRINGS, MI,

    53 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says It is a great school with lots of resources like SAT practice, KCTC involvement, and others. It doesn't have a lot of diversity, but the students are welcoming and are very active in the school....

    Read 53 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 21 to 1,

    Average Teacher Salary: $58,234,

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