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.
The 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 10% 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 (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Kennedy Senior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.71 is more than the state average of 0.32. 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 (1988-2014)
Hispanic
20%
8%
Kennedy Senior High School Black Students (1988-2014)
Black
23%
10%
Kennedy Senior High School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
44%
71%
Kennedy Senior High School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Kennedy Senior High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Kennedy Senior High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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 0.32
Kennedy Senior 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.
43%
31%
Kennedy Senior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2014)
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

The district's student population of 10,330 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 90% has decreased from 99% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $14,215 is higher than the state average of $12,051. The district revenue/student has grown by 17% over four years.
The district spending/student of $13,351 is higher than the state average of $11,992. The district spending/student has grown by 11% over four years.
School District Name Bloomington Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
22
2
Number of Students Managed 10,330 528
Bloomington Public   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 90% 88%
Bloomington Public   School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $147 MM $6 MM
Bloomington Public   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $138 MM $6 MM
Bloomington Public   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $14,215 $12,051
Bloomington Public   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $13,351 $11,992
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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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • MinneapolisBeacon - (287) High School
    Alternative School
    0.1 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 63 students9701 Nicollet Ave
    MinneapolisMN 55420
    (952)681-5058
    0.19-1263
  • MinneapolisBeacon Alp I.S.
    Alternative School
    0.1 miles | Grades: 9-129701 Nicollet Ave South
    MinneapolisMN 55420
    (952)681-5056
    0.19-12n/a
  • MinneapolisBloomington Transition Center
    Special Education School
    0.3 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 35 students9600 3rd Ave South
    MinneapolisMN 55420
    (952)681-6259
    0.39-1235
  • MinneapolisIndian Mounds Elementary School
    1 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 386 students9801 11th Ave South
    MinneapolisMN 55420
    (952)681-6000
    1KG-5386
  • MinneapolisValley View Middle School
    1.1 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 688 students8900 Portland Ave
    MinneapolisMN 55420
    (952)681-5800
    1.16-8688

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