West Kingston School

  • West Kingston School serves 249 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 50-54% (which is higher than the Rhode Island state average of 33%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the Rhode Island state average of 40%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Rhode Island state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 41%.

School Overview

  • West Kingston School's student population of 249 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students249 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • West Kingston School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of West Kingston School is 0.40, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (RI)
Overall School Rank#41 out of 284 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
33%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
40%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
6%
3%
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Hispanic
9%
25%
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Black
2%
8%
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White
77%
59%
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in West Kingston School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in RI.
Diversity Score0.400.36
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Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSouth Kingstown School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, RI Dept. of Education

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Wakefield South Kingstown Integrated Pre
    Grades: PK | 92 students
    1.8 miles
    1157 South Road
    Wakefield, RI 02879
    (401)360-1200
    1.8 PK 92
  • Kingston The Compass School Charter School
    Grades: K-8 | 168 students
    2.1 miles
    537 Old North Road
    Kingston, RI 02881
    (401)788-8322
    2.1 K-8 168
  • Wakefield Curtis Corner Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 516 students
    2.2 miles
    301 Curtis Corner Road
    Wakefield, RI 02879
    (401)360-1333
    2.2 7-8 516
  • Saunderstown Kingston Hill Academy Charter School
    Grades: K-5 | 188 students
    2.4 miles
    850 Stony Fort Road
    Saunderstown, RI 02874
    (401)783-8282
    2.4 K-5 188
  • Wakefield Peace Dale School
    Grades: K-4 | 371 students
    3.3 miles
    109 Kersey Road
    Wakefield, RI 02879
    (401)360-1600
    3.3 K-4 371

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