414 North 12th Street
Kinder, LA 70648
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Kinder Middle School serves 438 students in grades 5-8.
Kinder Middle School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 74% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 85% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Kinder Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

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School Overview

Kinder Middle School's student population of 438 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 5-8
Total Students
438 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
23 teachers
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School Rankings

Kinder Middle School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,267 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Kinder Middle School is 0.48, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (LA)
Overall Testing Rank
#343 out of 1267 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
85%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
1%
7%
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Black
22%
43%
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White
69%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.48
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Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
2%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 5-8
  • Students: 438 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 31%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in LA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 74% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 85% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.48 (Top 50%)

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