Early and K-12 Education
Plainwell takes education very seriously. Consistently outperforming state and national averages, Plainwell Community Schools’ campus consists of one high school, middle school and three elementary schools and has proven its success and commitment at providing quality education to our community. Additionally, an alternative high school is located just east of Plainwell’s Central Business District. Serving Plainwell as well as portions of the surrounding communities in Allegan, Kalamazoo and Barry counties, Plainwell’s schools continue to equip students of all ages to succeed.

   

Continuing Education
Plainwell also provides adult/business training services at Michigan Career and Technical where high quality, flexible, user-friendly training results in improved job performance for companies and individuals. Therefore, Plainwell is fully capable of providing a talented workforce for today and the future.

Higher education opportunities offered in Kalamazoo, Grand Rapids and the surrounding area are both plentiful and convenient. A list of them is provided below.

Michigan Career & Technical
269.664.4461
11611 Pine Lake Road
Plainwell, MI
www.michigan.gov/mcti


Western Michigan University
269.387.3232
190 W Michigan
Kalamazo, MI
www.wmich.edu


Kalamazoo Valley Community College
269.337.7000
202 N. Rose
Kalamazoo, MI
www.kvcc.edu


Kalamazoo College
269.337.7000
1200 Academy St
Kalamazoo, MI
www.kzoo.edu


Calvin College
616.454.9943
106 Division
Grand Rapids, MI
www.calvin.edu


University of Detroit Mercy
616.752.6082
220 Cherry Street
Grand Rapids, MI
www.udmercy.edu


Grand Rapids Community College
616.234.3946
160 Fountain Street NE
Grand Rapids, MI
www.jtgr.org


Thomas M Cooley Law School
111 Commerce Avenue
Grand Rapids, MI
www.cooley.edu


Spring Arbor University
269.372.9754
3497 S 9th treet
Kalamazoo, MI
www.spring.arbor.edu


Michigan State University
269.671.4721
9390 N 40th Street
Hickory Corners, MI
www.msu.edu


Davenport University
269.382.8235
4123 W Main Street
Kalamazoo, MI
www.davenport.edu


Grand Valley State University
616.331.5000
401 Fulton St
Grand Rapids, MI
www.gvsu.edu


Cornerstone University
616.949.5300
1001 E. Beltline Ave, NE
Grand Rapids, MI
www.cornerstone.edu


Aquinas College
616.632.8900
1607 Robinson Road, SE
Grand Rapids, MI
www.aquinas.edu


Plainwell Community Schools
269.685.5823
600 School Drive
Plainwell, MI 49080
http://www.plainwellschools.org/

University of Phoenix, Portage Learning Center
http://www.phoenix.edu