201 College Street
Kinston, AL 36453
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Kinston School serves 531 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
Kinston School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 56% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 57% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Kinston School's student population of 531 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
531 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
29 teachers
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School Rankings

Kinston School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,263 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Kinston School is 0.17, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#276 out of 1263 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
17:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
5%
8%
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Black
1%
33%
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White
91%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.17
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Graduation Rate
≥90%
91%
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 531 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 9%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥90% (Btm 50% in AL)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 56% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 57% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.17 (Btm 50%)

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