Kennedy Senior High School

Kennedy Senior High School serves 1,476 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the MN average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 29%.
Kennedy Senior High School operates within the Bloomington Public School District.
Bloomington Public School District's 90% graduation rate is higher than the MN state average of 88%.

School Overview

The student population of 1476 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 85 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,476 students
Kennedy Senior High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Kennedy Senior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 85 teachers
Kennedy Senior High School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Kennedy Senior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.71 is more than the state average of 0.48. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 16:1
Kennedy Senior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
American Indian
1%
2%
Kennedy Senior High School American Indian Students (1998-2014)
Asian
10%
6%
Kennedy Senior High School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
20%
8%
Kennedy Senior High School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
23%
10%
Kennedy Senior High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
44%
71%
Kennedy Senior High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Kennedy Senior High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.71 0.48
Kennedy Senior High 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.
43%
31%
Kennedy Senior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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.
10%
7%
Kennedy Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Bloomington Public School District's student population of 10,382 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 90% has increased from 76% over five years.
The revenue/student of $14,215 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Bloomington Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
22
2
Number of Students Managed 10,382 494
Bloomington Public   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 90% 88%
Bloomington Public   School District Graduation Rate (1995-2014)
District Total Revenue $147 MM n/a
Bloomington Public   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $138 MM n/a
Bloomington Public   School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $14,215 n/a
Bloomington Public   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $13,351 n/a
Bloomington Public   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Beacon - (287) High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Valley View Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Indian Mounds Elementary School (1 miles away)
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  • MinneapolisBeacon - (287) High SchoolAlternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 63 students
    0.1 miles
    9701 Nicollet Ave
    MinneapolisMN 55420
    (952)681-5058
    0.19-1263
  • MinneapolisBeacon Alp I.S.Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12
    0.1 miles
    9701 Nicollet Ave South
    MinneapolisMN 55420
    (952)681-5056
    0.19-12n/a
  • MinneapolisBloomington Transition CenterSpecial Education School
    Grades: 9-12 | 35 students
    0.3 miles
    9600 3rd Ave South
    MinneapolisMN 55420
    (952)681-6259
    0.39-1235
  • MinneapolisIndian Mounds Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 386 students
    1 miles
    9801 11th Ave South
    MinneapolisMN 55420
    (952)681-6000
    1KG-5386
  • MinneapolisValley View Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 688 students
    1.1 miles
    8900 Portland Ave
    MinneapolisMN 55420
    (952)681-5800
    1.16-8688

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