Kinston School

201 College St,

Kinston, AL, 36453-0158

Tel: (334)565-3016
Grades: KG-12

518 students

Kinston School serves 518 students in grades KG-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the AL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 42%.
Kinston School operates within the Coffee County School District.

Overview

The student population of 518 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-12
Total Students 518 students
Kinston School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 37 teachers
Kinston School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Kinston 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 0.12 is less than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 15:1
Kinston School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
1%
1%
Kinston School American Indian (2003-2012)
Asian
n/a
1%
Kinston School Asian (2001-2012)
Hispanic
2%
5%
Kinston School Hispanic (2009-2012)
Black
n/a
35%
Kinston School Black (1989-2012)
White
94%
58%
Kinston School White (1989-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Kinston School Sch Ethnicity Kinston School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.12 0.31
Kinston School Diversity Score (1989-2012)
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.
44%
51%
Kinston School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2012)
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.
9%
7%
Kinston School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,984 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
School District Name Coffee County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
7
Number of Students Managed 1,984 3,032
Coffee County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $19 MM $29 MM
Coffee County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $19 MM $31 MM
Coffee County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,148 $9,620
Coffee County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,963 $10,180
Coffee County School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Opp High School (6.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Opp Middle School (6.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is South Highlands Elementary School (6.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Opp Opp High School
    502 North Maloy St
    Opp , AL , 36467
    (334)493-4561
    6.2  mi  |  409  students  |  Gr.  8-12
  • Opp South Highlands Elementary School
    503 Brown St
    Opp , AL , 36467
    (334)493-6031
    6.5  mi  |  576  students  |  Gr.  KG-4
  • Opp Opp Middle School
    303 East Stewart Ave
    Opp , AL , 36467
    (334)493-6332
    6.5  mi  |  405  students  |  Gr.  5-9
  • Opp Fleeta School
    27463 County Rd 30
    Opp , AL , 36467
    (334)493-6772
    8.7  mi  |  186  students  |  Gr.  KG-9
  • Samson Samson Elementary School
    505 North Johnson St
    Samson , AL , 36477
    (334)898-7439
    10.1  mi  |  375  students  |  Gr.  KG-6

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Coffee County, AL 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 0.43, which is higher than the Alabama average of 0.31. The most diverse school district in Coffee County is Coffee County School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Alabama or national school diversity statistics.