John F. Kennedy Middle School

600 South Boardman Dr

Gallup, NM 87301-4710

Tel: (505)721-1051
Grades 6-8
672 students
John F. Kennedy Middle School serves 672 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the NM average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is more than the state average of 75%.
John F. Kennedy Middle School operates within the Gallup-mckinley City s School District.

School Overview

The student population of 672 students has grown by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has grown by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 672 students
John F. Kennedy Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % John F. Kennedy Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 43 teachers
John F. Kennedy Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade John F. Kennedy Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.43 is more than the state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NM) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 16:1
John F. Kennedy Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
American Indian
71%
10%
John F. Kennedy Middle School American Indian Students (1993-2013)
Hispanic
26%
61%
John F. Kennedy Middle School Black Students (1993-2013)
White
3%
25%
John F. Kennedy Middle School White Students (1993-2013)
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.
0.43 0.38
John F. Kennedy Middle School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
98%
61%
John F. Kennedy Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2014)
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.
n/a
6%
John F. Kennedy Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2013)

District Comparison

Gallup-mckinley City s School District's student population of 11,947 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $11,821 in this district is less than the state average of $16,798. The district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $11,894 is less than the state average of $17,733. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Gallup-mckinley City s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
37
1
Number of Students Managed 11,947 340
Gallup-mckinley City s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $148 MM $9 MM
Gallup-mckinley City s School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $149 MM $9 MM
Gallup-mckinley City s School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,821 $16,798
Gallup-mckinley City s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,894 $17,733
Gallup-mckinley City s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NM Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Miyamura High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Gallup Middle School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Red Rock Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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  • GallupMiyamura High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1129 students
    0.2 miles
    680 South Boardman
    GallupNM 87301
    (505)721-1051
    0.29-121129
  • GallupMiddle College High SchoolCharter School
    Grades: 10-12 | 68 students
    1.1 miles
    200 College Rd 9
    GallupNM 87301
    (505)721-1051
    1.110-1268
  • GallupRed Rock Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 380 students
    1.1 miles
    1305 Red Rock Dr
    GallupNM 87301
    (505)721-1051
    1.1PK-5380
  • VanderwagenDavid Skeet Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 222 students
    1.2 miles
    Jones Ranch Rd 45
    VanderwagenNM 87326
    (505)721-1051
    1.2PK-5222
  • GallupJefferson Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 290 students
    1.5 miles
    300 Mollica Dr
    GallupNM 87301
    (505)721-1051
    1.5PK-5290

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