Kinston School

201 College Street
Kinston, AL 36453
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 20%
Serving 537 students in grades Prekindergarten-12, Kinston School ranks in the top 20% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 41% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 29%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 64% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47%).
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority American Indian and Hispanic), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 537 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 7%
  • : ≥90% (Top 50% in AL)
  • : Top 20%
  • : 41% (Top 20%)
  • : 64% (Top 20%)
  • : 45-49% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Kinston School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Kinston School's student population of 537 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students
537 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
28 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Kinston School ranks within the top 20% of all 1,285 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Kinston School is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.62. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (AL)
#213 out of 1285 schools
(Top 20%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of Kinston School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
41%
29%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Kinston School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
64%
47%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kinston School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
45-49%
38%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Kinston School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
18:1
This chart displays the student teacher ratio of Kinston School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
3%
1%
This chart displays the percentage of American Indian students in Kinston School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Asian
1%
1%
This chart displays the percentage of Asian students in Kinston School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hispanic
2%
10%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Kinston School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
1%
32%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in Kinston School and the percentage of Black public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
93%
53%
This chart displays the percentage of White students in Kinston School and the percentage of White public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Alabama.
0.13
This chart displays the diversity score of Kinston School and the public school average diversity score of Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
≥90%
88%
This chart displays graduation rate of Kinston School and public school graduation rate of Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
44%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Kinston School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kinston School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Kinston School's ranking?
Kinston School is ranked #213 out of 1,285 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama.
What schools are Kinston School often compared to?
Kinston Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Zion Chapel High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
41% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 29% AL state average), while 64% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% AL state average).
What is the graduation rate of Kinston School?
The graduation rate of Kinston School is 90%, which is higher than the Alabama state average of 88%.
How many students attend Kinston School?
537 students attend Kinston School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
93% of Kinston School students are White, 3% of students are American Indian, 2% of students are Hispanic, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Kinston School?
Kinston School has a student ration of 19:1, which is higher than the Alabama state average of 18:1.
What grades does Kinston School offer ?
Kinston School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-12
What school district is Kinston School part of?
Kinston School is part of Coffee County School District.

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5   10/1/2011
- Posted by Parent - jasny

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 537 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 7%
  • : ≥90% (Top 50%)
  • : Top 20%
  • : 41% (Top 20%)
  • : 64% (Top 20%)
  • : 45-49% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

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