John F Kennedy High School

John F Kennedy High School serves 1,260 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the CO average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 45%.
John F Kennedy High School operates within the No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District.
The school district's 63% graduation rate is lower than the CO state average of 83%.

School Overview

The student population of 1260 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 67 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,260 students
John F Kennedy High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % John F Kennedy High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 67 teachers
John F Kennedy High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade John F Kennedy High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.44 is more than the state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 18:1
John F Kennedy High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.44 0.38
John F Kennedy High School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
64%
35%
John F Kennedy High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
8%
7%
John F Kennedy High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 86,046 students has grown by 15% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 63% has decreased from 84% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $12,388 is higher than the state average of $12,220. The district revenue/student has grown by 14% over four years.
The district spending/student of $13,012 is higher than the state average of $11,937. The district spending/student has grown by 10% over four years.
School District Name No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District
Number of Schools
Managed
187
3
Number of Students Managed 86,046 555
  No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 63% 83%
  No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District Graduation Rate (2003-2010)
District Total Revenue $957 MM $7 MM
  No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $1,005 MM $7 MM
  No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $12,388 $12,220
  No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $13,012 $11,937
  No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Mountview Youth Service Center (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Henry World School Grades 6-8 (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Traylor Academy (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • DenverTraylor Academy
    0.2 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 576 students2900 South Ivan Way
    DenverCO 80227
    (720)424-3480
    0.2PK-5576
  • DenverHenry World School Grades 6-8
    1 Negative Reviews
    0.5 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 787 students3005 South Golden Way
    DenverCO 80227
    (720)423-9560
    0.56-8787
  • DenverSabin World School
    1.1 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 698 students3050 South Vrain St
    DenverCO 80236
    (720)424-4520
    1.1PK-5698
  • DenverDoull Elementary School
    1.4 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 546 students2520 South Utica St
    DenverCO 80219
    (720)424-8000
    1.4PK-5546
  • DenverMountview Youth Service Center
    Alternative School
    1.4 miles | Grades: 5-12 | 28 students7862 West Mansfield Parkway
    DenverCO 80235
    (303)987-4575
    1.45-1228

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