Kent Hills School

  • Kent Hills School serves 224 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 6-9% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 10-14% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Kent Hills School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Kent Hills School's student population of 224 students has declined by 30% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students224 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Kent Hills School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,119 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Kent Hills School is 0.59, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank#2557 out of 3119 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)6-9%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
17%
8%
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Black
60%
18%
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White
11%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
10%
4%
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Diversity Score0.590.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kent Hills School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGrand Rapids School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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