Kentwood Elementary School

  • Kentwood Elementary School serves 105 students in grades Prekindergarten.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 70-74% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 83%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 80-84% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 88%) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • Kentwood Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Kentwood Elementary School's student population of 105 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 8 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten
Total Students105 students
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Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Kentwood Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,603 schools in Texas (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Kentwood Elementary School is 0.47, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank (11-12)#6248 out of 7603 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
83%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Kentwood Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Texas by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
88%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kentwood Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Texas by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
67%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Kentwood Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Kentwood Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
White
29%
28%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Kentwood Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.470.63
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Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Kentwood Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
16%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kentwood Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBig Spring ISD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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