Kensington Park Elementary School

  • Kensington Park Elementary School serves 1,064 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 59% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 49% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Kensington Park Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Kensington Park Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

  • Kensington Park Elementary School's student population of 1,064 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 84 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students1,064 students
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Total Classroom Teachers84 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Kensington Park Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,633 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Kensington Park Elementary School is 0.06, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank#1860 out of 3633 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
58%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Kensington Park Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
55%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kensington Park Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
97%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Kensington Park Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Kensington Park Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
1%
38%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Kensington Park Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
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Two or more races
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4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Kensington Park Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.060.70
This chart display the diversity score of Kensington Park Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Kensington Park Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kensington Park Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDade School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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