Kent Heights School



Kent Heights School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Kent Heights School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 46
1 51
2 51
3 52
4 49
5 42
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Kent Heights School is a public elementary school located in East Providence, RI in the East Providence School District. It enrolls 291 students in grades 1st through 12th. Kent Heights School is the 121st largest public school in Rhode Island and the 42,359th largest nationally. It has 17.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 291
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 17

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Kent Heights School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 146
(50%)
1,753
(47%)
 Male 145
(50%)
1,945
(53%)

Kent Heights School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 184
(63%)
2,654
(72%)
 Black 45
(15%)
363
(10%)
 Two or More 31
(11%)
318
(9%)
 Hispanic 14
(5%)
142
(4%)
 Asian 12
(4%)
169
(5%)
 American Indian 5
(2%)
50
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
2
(0%)

Kent Heights School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 161
(55%)
1,716
(46%)
 Not Eligible 111
(38%)
1,655
(45%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 19
(7%)
327
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 185 ranked schools in Rhode Island, Kent Heights School is ranked 68th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Kent Heights School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (61.9%) is slightly higher than the state average of 49.2%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Kent Heights School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 269
2006 268
2007 293
2008 290
2009 300
2010 302
2011 291
2012 276
2013 290
2014 275
2015 291

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 10
2006 19.1
2007 16.2
2008 12.9
2009 13.6
2010 15.1
2011 13.9
2012 14.9
2013 16.6
2014 15.3
2015 17.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.45353159851301
2006 0.48507462686567
2007 0.45733788395904
2008 0.48275862068966
2009 0.51
2010 0.55298013245033
2011 0.54295532646048
2012 0.54710144927536
2013 0.52758620689655
2014 0.52363636363636
2015 0.61855670103093

Compare Kent Heights School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,334.6% 13.3:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,710.0% 17.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 49.2%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 61.9%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Kent Heights School
East Providence, RI
Public KG - 05 291 17.1:1  
Edward Martin Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 712 12.3:1 1 miles
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Sacred Heart School
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Private KG - 08 158 14:1 2 miles
Ocean State Montessori School
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Private PK - 05 102 5:1 2 miles
Providence Country Day School
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Private 06 - 12 207 8:1 2 miles
Orlo Avenue School
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Public KG - 05 300 14.6:1 2 miles
Riverside Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 434 11.8:1 2 miles
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Public KG - 05 295 16.4:1 2 miles
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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