Kingston Elementary School

Po Box 37
Kingston, IL 60145
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Kingston Elementary School serves 324 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Kingston Elementary School's student population of 324 students has grown by 33% over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has grown by 53% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students324 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Kingston Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Kingston Elementary School is 0.40, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
45-49%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
20-24%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
20%
26%
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Black
2%
17%
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White
75%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Kingston Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score
0.400.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGenoa Kingston CUSD 424 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Kingston Elementary School is Genoa-kingston High School (3.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Genoa-kingston Middle School (2.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Genoa Genoa-kingston Middle School Math: 31% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 389 students
    2.6 miles
    941 W Main St
    Genoa, IL 60135
    (815) 784-5222
    2.6 6-8 389
  • Genoa Genoa-kingston High School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 588 students
    3.5 miles
    980 Park Ave
    Genoa, IL 60135
    (815) 784-5111
    3.5 9-12 588
  • Genoa Genoa Elementary School Math: 45% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 3-5 | 363 students
    3.6 miles
    602 E Hill St
    Genoa, IL 60135
    (815) 784-3742
    3.6 3-5 363
  • Kirkland Hiawatha High School Math: 11-19% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 167 students
    4.5 miles
    Po Box 428
    Kirkland, IL 60146
    (815) 522-3335
    4.5 9-12 167
  • Kirkland Hiawatha Elementary School Prek-8 Math: 13% | Reading: 19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 344 students
    4.6 miles
    Po Box 428
    Kirkland, IL 60146
    (815) 522-3336
    4.6 PK-8 344

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