West Kingston School



West Kingston School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

West Kingston School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 47
1 50
2 40
3 62
4 66
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

West Kingston School is a public elementary school located in West Kingston, RI in the South Kingstown School District. It enrolls 265 students in grades 1st through 12th. West Kingston School is the 140th largest public school in Rhode Island and the 44,419th largest nationally. It has 13.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 265
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 19.15

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West Kingston School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 142
(54%)
865
(50%)
 Female 123
(46%)
851
(50%)

West Kingston School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 203
(77%)
1,434
(84%)
 Hispanic 20
(8%)
85
(5%)
 Two or More 14
(5%)
94
(5%)
 Asian 12
(5%)
33
(2%)
 American Indian 11
(4%)
39
(2%)
 Black 4
(2%)
26
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
5
(0%)

West Kingston School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 194
(73%)
1,323
(77%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 66
(25%)
351
(20%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 5
(2%)
42
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 185 ranked schools in Rhode Island, West Kingston School is ranked 131st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of West Kingston School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (26.8%) is lower than the state average of 49.2%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

West Kingston School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 344
2006 351
2007 333
2008 338
2009 324
2010 266
2011 277
2012 283
2013 297
2014 278
2015 265

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 11.9
2006 20.5
2007 12.7
2008 13.7
2009 12.3
2010 13.6
2011 10.7
2012 13.4
2013 12.7
2014 10.6
2015 13.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.125
2006 0.17663817663818
2007 0.15315315315315
2008 0.18639053254438
2009 0.17901234567901
2010 0.18045112781955
2011 0.17328519855596
2012 0.17314487632509
2013 0.23905723905724
2014 0.22661870503597
2015 0.26792452830189

Compare West Kingston School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,334.6% 13.3:1
 
1,380.0% 13.8:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 26.8%
 
State Average 49.2%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
West Kingston School
West Kingston, RI
Public KG - 04 265 13.8:1  
South Kingstown Integrated Pre
Wakefield, RI
Public PK - PK 110 16.9:1 2 miles
Kingston Hill Academy
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Public KG - 05 183 10.9:1 3 miles
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Public KG - 08 164 11.2:1 3 miles
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Peace Dale School
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Public KG - 04 360 14.5:1 4 miles
Wakefield School
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Public KG - 04 253 13.7:1 4 miles
Meadowbrook Waldorf School
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Private PK - 08 137 10:1 5 miles
Narragansett Elementary
Narragansett, RI
Public PK - 04 489 15.6:1 5 miles
Narragansett Pier School
Narragansett, RI
Public 05 - 08 409 14:1 6 miles
Charlestown Elementary School
Charlestown, RI
Public KG - 04 277 12.4:1 6 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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