Kingswood Elementary School

  • Kingswood Elementary School serves 625 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 48% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 43% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 52%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Kingswood Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 61%.

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School Overview

  • Kingswood Elementary School's student population of 625 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 51 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students625 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Kingswood Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers51 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Kingswood Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,601 schools in Florida (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Kingswood Elementary School is 0.71, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Kingswood Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kingswood Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Kingswood Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Asian
1%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Kingswood Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
37%
32%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Kingswood Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
26%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Kingswood Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
30%
39%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Kingswood Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
6%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Kingswood Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Kingswood Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.710.46
This chart display the diversity score of Kingswood Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Kingswood Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kingswood Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHillsborough School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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this is a very good school for your child to go to because, the classes are so easy to understand, and the teacher always makes sure that every stundent understands and knows how to solve a puzzle or understand the point of the story. i started kingswood in 4th grade and i am now in 6th grade, i still think i wanted to stay there! i would recomend this school to everyone who wants to put there child in school. i would any day and i would never regret it!!!
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