Kingston Elementary School

349 Fairburn Ave
Benton, LA 71006
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 5%
Kingston Elementary School serves 685 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Kingston Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 96% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 92% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Kingston Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

School Overview

Kingston Elementary School's student population of 685 students has grown by 30% over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students685 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

Kingston Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 1,277 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Kingston Elementary School is 0.39, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall Testing Rank
#33 out of 1277 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
96%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
92%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
7%
7%
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Black
12%
43%
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White
77%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.390.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Kingston Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kingston Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBossier Parish School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Kingston Elementary School is Benton High School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Benton Middle School (2.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Benton Benton High School Math: 87% | Reading: 90%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 8-12 | 1,139 student
    2.4 miles
    6136 Highway 3
    Benton, LA 71006
    (318) 549-5240
    2.4 8-12 1,139
  • Benton Benton Middle School Math: 83% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,030 student
    2.4 miles
    6140 Highway 3
    Benton, LA 71006
    (318) 549-5310
    2.4 6-8 1,030
  • Bossier City Legacy Elementary School Math: 90% | Reading: 91%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-5 | 737 students
    3.9 miles
    4830 Swan Lake Road
    Bossier City, LA 71111
    (318) 759-2000
    3.9 K-5 737
  • Benton Benton Elementary School Math: 76% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 606 students
    4.2 miles
    562 Highway 162
    Benton, LA 71006
    (318) 549-5170
    4.2 K-5 606
  • Shreveport North Highlands Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 394 students
    5.5 miles
    885 Poleman Road
    Shreveport, LA 71107
    (318) 221-6346
    5.5 PK-5 394

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