Kent City School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 6 public schools serving 3,377 students in Kent City School District. This district's average testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public schools in Ohio.
Public Schools in Kent City School District have an average math proficiency score of 68% (versus the Ohio public school average of 63%), and reading proficiency score of 73% (versus the 64% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Kent City School District are Walls Elementary School, Longcoy Elementary School and Stanton Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Kent City School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Ohio.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Ohio public school average of 30% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Kent City School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Ohio for:

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Kent City School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (OH)
# Schools
6 Schools
3,586 Schools
# Students
3,377 Students
1,695,492 Students
# Teachers
209 Teachers
94,578 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1

District Rank

Kent City School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 914 school districts in Ohio (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 86% has decreased from 93% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (OH)
Overall District Rank
#261 out of 924 school districts
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Kent City  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
63%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Kent City  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of OH by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
64%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kent City  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of OH by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
86%
82%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Kent City  School District and public school graduation rate of OH by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.44
0.48
# American Indian Students
3 Students
2,093 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
82 Students
40,728 Students
% Asian Students
2%
2%
# Hispanic Students
92 Students
96,912 Students
% Hispanic Students
3%
6%
# Black Students
409 Students
280,473 Students
% Black Students
12%
17%
# White Students
2,493 Students
1,185,780 Students
% White Students
74%
70%
# Hawaiian Students
1 Student
1,397 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
297 Students
87,532 Students
% of Two or more races Students
9%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
94
37,238
# Students in K Grade:
207
122,165
# Students in 1st Grade:
231
122,341
# Students in 2nd Grade:
237
123,191
# Students in 3rd Grade:
186
130,339
# Students in 4th Grade:
209
127,433
# Students in 5th Grade:
256
130,026
# Students in 6th Grade:
207
129,354
# Students in 7th Grade:
213
127,900
# Students in 8th Grade:
254
130,075
# Students in 9th Grade:
248
140,777
# Students in 10th Grade:
289
133,136
# Students in 11th Grade:
358
120,344
# Students in 12th Grade:
388
121,173
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $16,170 is higher than the state median of $14,436. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $14,673 is higher than the state median of $13,237. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (OH)
Total Revenue
$55 MM
$14 MM
This chart display total revenue of Kent City  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in OH by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$50 MM
$12 MM
This chart display total spending of Kent City  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in OH by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$16,170
$14,436
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Kent City  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in OH by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$14,673
$13,237
This chart display average spending per public school student in Kent City  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in OH by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Kent City School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Walls Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
900 Doramor St
Kent, OH 44240
(330) 673-6862
Grades: K-5
| 416 students
Rank: #22.
Longcoy Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1069 Elno Ave
Kent, OH 44240
(330) 673-6772
Grades: K-5
| 267 students
Rank: #33.
Stanton Middle School
Math: 70% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1175 Hudson Rd
Kent, OH 44240
(330) 676-8300
Grades: 6-8
| 674 students
Rank: #44.
Theodore Roosevelt High School
Math: 59% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1400 N Mantua St
Kent, OH 44240
(330) 673-9595
Grades: 9-12
| 1,283 students
Rank: #55.
Holden Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
132 W School St
Kent, OH 44240
(330) 673-6737
Grades: K-5
| 261 students
Rank: #66.
Davey Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
196 N Prospect St
Kent, OH 44240
(330) 673-6703
Grades: PK-5
| 476 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Kent City
  • 321 N Depeyster St, Kent, OH, 44240-2514
  • (330) 673-6515
  • kentschools.net
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 3,377 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 26%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 86% (Btm 50% in OH)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 69% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 73% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.44

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