Kingsford Heights Elementary School

Kingsford Heights Elementary School serves 244 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the IN average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% 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.

Overview

The student population of 244 students has declined by 13% over five years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 244 students
Gender % 36% Male / 64%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Students by Grade Kingsford Heights Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.41 is more than the state average of 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 17:1
Hispanic
7%
9%
Black
3%
13%
White
75%
71%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.41 0.25
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.
60%
41%
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.
14%
8%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,334 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Laporte Community Corp School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
4
Number of Students Managed 6,334 1,613
District Total Revenue $74 MM $21 MM
Laporte Community  Corp School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $63 MM $18 MM
Laporte Community  Corp School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,460 $13,002
Laporte Community  Corp School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,791 $11,056
Laporte Community  Corp School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby 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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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • LaporteKingsbury Elementary School
    0802 West 400 South
    LaporteIN 46350
    (219)362-1823
    4.6 mi | 402 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • Union MillsSouth Central Junior Senior High School
    9808 South 600 West
    Union MillsIN 46382
    (219)767-2266
    6.2 mi | 451 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • Union MillsSouth Central Elementary School
    9808 South 600 West
    Union MillsIN 46382
    (219)767-2269
    6.2 mi | 459 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • LaporteIndian Trail Elementary School
    3214 South Sr 104
    LaporteIN 46350
    (219)369-9016
    7.1 mi | 328 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • LaporteKesling Middle School
    306 East 18th St
    LaporteIN 46350
    (219)362-7507
    7.6 mi | 804 students | Gr. 6-8                      

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La Porte County, IN public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.36, which is higher than the Indiana average of 0.25. The most diverse school district in La Porte County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Indiana or national school diversity statistics.