Thomas J Kenny Elementary School

Thomas J Kenny Elementary School serves 302 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the MA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 34%.
Thomas J Kenny Elementary School operates within the Boston School District.

Overview

The student population of 302 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 302 students
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.62 is more than the state average of 0.33. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 14:1
American Indian
2%
n/a
Asian
14%
6%
Hispanic
23%
17%
Black
56%
9%
White
3%
66%
Two or more races
2%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.62 0.33
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.
70%
32%
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.
5%
5%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 68,908 students has grown by 23% over five years.
School District Name Boston School District
Number of Schools
Managed
120
3
Number of Students Managed 68,908 1,400
District Total Revenue $1,233 MM $25 MM
District Spending $1,196 MM $24 MM
District Revenue / Student $22,045 $17,400
District Spending / Student $21,380 $16,788
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Codman Academy Charter Public School (1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Smith Leadership Academy Charter Public School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Neighborhood House Charter School (0.5 miles away)
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  • DorchesterNeighborhood House Charter School
    Charter School
    21 Queen St
    DorchesterMA 02122
    (617)825-0703
    Charter School

    0.5 mi | 398 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • DorchesterRichard J Murphy Elementary School
    1 Worrell St
    DorchesterMA 02122
    (617)635-8781
    0.5 mi | 900 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • DorchesterDr. William Henderson Elementary School
    1669 Dorchester Ave
    DorchesterMA 02122
    (617)635-8725
    0.7 mi | 244 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Dorchester CenterCodman Academy Charter Public School
    Charter School
    637 Washington St
    Dorchester CenterMA 02124
    (617)287-0700
    Charter School

    1 mi | 147 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Dorchester CenterEarly Childhood Center At Fifield (ecc-fifield)
    25 Dunbar Ave
    Dorchester CenterMA 02124
    (617)635-8618
    1 mi | 103 students | Gr. PK                      

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