Kingsford Heights Elementary School

Kingsford Heights Elementary School serves 251 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the IN average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 29%.
Kingsford Heights Elementary School operates within the Laporte Community Corp School District.

School Overview

The student population of 251 students has declined by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 251 students
Kingsford Heights Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Kingsford Heights Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Kingsford Heights Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Kingsford Heights Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.36 is more than the state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 18:1
Kingsford Heights Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
8%
10%
Kingsford Heights Elementary School Black Students (1993-2014)
Black
2%
12%
Kingsford Heights Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
79%
71%
Kingsford Heights Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
11%
4%
Kingsford Heights Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.36 0.27
Kingsford Heights Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
58%
41%
Kingsford Heights Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
6%
8%
Kingsford Heights Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Laporte Community Corp School District's student population of 6,767 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The revenue/student of $13,508 is higher than the state average of $12,273. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $11,575 is higher than the state average of $10,163. The district spending/student has grown by 13% over four years.
School District Name Laporte Community Corp School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
3
Number of Students Managed 6,767 1,472
Laporte Community  Corp School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $86 MM $19 MM
Laporte Community  Corp School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $74 MM $16 MM
Laporte Community  Corp School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $13,508 $12,273
Laporte Community  Corp School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,575 $10,163
Laporte Community  Corp School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is South Central Junior Senior High School (6.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Kesling Middle School (7.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kingsbury Elementary School (4.6 miles away)
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    6.2 miles
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    7.6 miles
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    La PorteIN 46350
    (219)362-7507
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