Kennelly School

Kennelly School serves 799 students in grades PK-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the CT average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 39%.
Kennelly School operates within the Hartford School District.

Overview

The student population of 799 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 55 teachers has grown by 17% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 799 students
Kennelly School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 55 teachers
Kennelly School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Kennelly School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.49 is more than the state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 13:1
Kennelly School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
1%
n/a
Kennelly School American Indian (2002-2012)
Asian
1%
4%
Kennelly School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
69%
20%
Kennelly School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
19%
13%
Kennelly School Black (1988-2012)
White
7%
61%
Kennelly School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Kennelly School Sch Ethnicity Kennelly School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.49 0.39
Kennelly School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
99%
30%
Kennelly School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2012)
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
5%
Kennelly School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2007)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 23,734 students has grown by 9% over five years.
School District Name Hartford School District
Number of Schools
Managed
49
4
Number of Students Managed 23,734 1,845
Hartford   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $492 MM $29 MM
Hartford   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $490 MM $28 MM
Hartford   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $22,784 $15,687
Hartford   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $22,680 $15,388
Hartford   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is A. I. Prince Technical High School (0.8 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Dr. Joseph Bellizzi Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Environmental Sciences Magnet School At Mary M Hoo (0.6 miles away)
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Did You Know?
Hartford, CT public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.36, which is lower than the Connecticut average of 0.4. The most diverse school in Hartford is Discovery Academy. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Connecticut or national school diversity statistics.