Kenwood Elementary School

  • Kenwood Elementary School serves 315 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45-49% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 55-59% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Indiana state average of 31%.

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School Overview

  • Kenwood Elementary School's student population of 315 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 17% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students315 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Kenwood Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Kenwood Elementary School is 0.61, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.29. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Overall School Rank#1516 out of 1,767 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
54%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:117:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
28%
12%
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Black
55%
12%
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White
11%
69%
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Two or more races
6%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Kenwood Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IN.
Diversity Score0.610.29
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Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kenwood Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Indiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District Name City of Hammond School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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