Kennedy Senior High School

Kennedy Senior High School serves 1,487 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the MN average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 54% 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 75% graduation rate is lower than the MN state average of 89%.

Overview

The student population of 1487 students has declined by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 88 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,487 students
Kennedy Senior High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 88 teachers
Kennedy Senior High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Kennedy Senior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.70 is more than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 14:1
Kennedy Senior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
2%
2%
Kennedy Senior High School American Indian Students (1998-2013)
Asian
11%
6%
Kennedy Senior High School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
17%
8%
Kennedy Senior High School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
23%
10%
Kennedy Senior High School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
46%
71%
Kennedy Senior High School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Kennedy Senior High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
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.
0.70 0.31
Kennedy Senior High School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
41%
32%
Kennedy Senior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2013)
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 (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 10,439 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 75% has decreased from 99% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $13,635 is higher than the state average of $11,416. The district revenue/student has grown by 17% over four years.
The district spending/student of $14,410 is higher than the state average of $11,593. The district spending/student has grown by 25% over four years.
School District Name Bloomington Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
23
2
Number of Students Managed 10,439 508
Bloomington Public   School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 75% 89%
Bloomington Public   School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $143 MM $6 MM
Bloomington Public   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $151 MM $6 MM
Bloomington Public   School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $13,635 $11,416
Bloomington Public   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $14,410 $11,593
Bloomington Public   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Beacon Alp I.S. (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 Alp I.S.
    Alternative School
    9701 Nicollet Ave South
    MinneapolisMN 55420
    (952)681-5056
    Alternative School

    0.1 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 2 students                      
  • MinneapolisBeacon - (287) High School
    Alternative School
    9701 Nicollet Ave
    MinneapolisMN 55420
    (952)681-5058
    Alternative School

    0.1 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 48 students                      
  • MinneapolisBloomington Transition Center
    Special Education School
    9600 Third Ave South
    MinneapolisMN 55420
    (952)681-6259
    Special Education School

    0.3 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 37 students                      
  • MinneapolisIndian Mounds Elementary School
    9801 11th Ave South
    MinneapolisMN 55420
    (952)681-6000
    1 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 375 students                      
  • MinneapolisValley View Middle School
    8900 Portland Ave
    MinneapolisMN 55420
    (952)681-5800
    1.1 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 728 students                      

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