Kingsford Heights Elementary School

  • Kingsford Heights Elementary School serves 216 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-74% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 62%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Kingsford Heights Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 32% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Kingsford Heights Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Indiana for:

School Overview

  • Kingsford Heights Elementary School's student population of 216 students has declined by 19% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students216 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Kingsford Heights Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,762 schools in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Kingsford Heights Elementary School is 0.39, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Overall Testing Rank#444 out of 1762 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:117:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
8%
12%
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Black
3%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Kingsford Heights Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Indiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
77%
68%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
11%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Kingsford Heights Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IN.
Diversity Score0.390.51
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Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Kingsford Heights Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Indiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kingsford Heights Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Indiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLaporte Community School Corp School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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