Kensington International School

31 Kensington Avenue
Springfield, MA 01108
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Bottom 50%
Serving 255 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Kensington International School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 37%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 44% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 255 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 94%
  • : Bottom 50% in MA
  • : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Kensington International School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

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School Overview

Kensington International School's student population of 255 students has declined by 18% over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
255 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
24 teachers
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School Rankings

Kensington International School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 1,644 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Kensington International School is 0.42, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MA)
#1504 out of 1644 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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≤5%
37%
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25-29%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
12:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
75%
23%
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Black
14%
10%
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White
6%
56%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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0.42
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Kensington International School's ranking?
Kensington International School is ranked #1504 out of 1,644 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Massachusetts.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
≤5% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MA state average), while 25-29% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% MA state average).
How many students attend Kensington International School?
255 students attend Kensington International School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
75% of Kensington International School students are Hispanic, 14% of students are Black, 6% of students are White, 2% of students are Asian, 2% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Kensington International School?
Kensington International School has a student ration of 11:1, which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 12:1.
What grades does Kensington International School offer ?
Kensington International School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Kensington International School part of?
Kensington International School is part of Springfield School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 255 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 94%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

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