Kingsford Heights Elementary School

  • Kingsford Heights Elementary School serves 268 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the IN average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 30%.
  • Kingsford Heights Elementary School operates within the Laporte Community Corp School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 268 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 13% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-5
Total Students268 students
Kingsford Heights Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Kingsford Heights Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
Kingsford Heights Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeKingsford Heights Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
Kingsford Heights Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
Asian
n/a
2%
Kingsford Heights Elementary School Asian Students (1991-2010)
Hispanic
13%
11%
Kingsford Heights Elementary School Black Students (1994-2015)
Black
2%
12%
Kingsford Heights Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
76%
70%
Kingsford Heights Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
9%
5%
Kingsford Heights Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsKingsford Heights Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownIN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.400.49
Kingsford Heights Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
61%
41%
Kingsford Heights Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
8%
8%
Kingsford Heights Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Laporte Community Corp School District's student population of 6,778 students has grown by 6% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $13,457 is higher than the state average of $12,273. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,532 is higher than the state average of $10,163. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameLaporte Community Corp School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
3
Number of Students Managed6,7781,465
Laporte Community Corp School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$86 MM$19 MM
Laporte Community Corp School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$74 MM$16 MM
Laporte Community Corp School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$13,457$12,273
Laporte Community Corp School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$11,532$10,163
Laporte Community Corp School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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