Kennedy Senior High School

Kennedy Senior High School serves 1,559 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the MN average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 28%.
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 1559 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 85 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,559 students
Kennedy Senior High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 85 teachers
Students by Grade Kennedy Senior High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.70 is more than the state average of 0.30. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 14:1
American Indian
1%
2%
Asian
12%
6%
Hispanic
15%
7%
Black
22%
10%
White
47%
72%
All Ethnic Groups Kennedy Senior High School Sch Ethnicity Kennedy Senior High 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.
0.70 0.30
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.
39%
31%
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.
9%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 10,622 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 75% has decreased from 99% over five years.
School District Name Bloomington Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
23
2
Number of Students Managed 10,622 519
Bloomington Public   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 75% 89%
Bloomington Public   School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $143 MM $6 MM
Bloomington Public   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $151 MM $6 MM
Bloomington Public   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $13,635 $11,416
Bloomington Public   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $14,410 $11,593
Bloomington Public   School 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 Students Grades
  • BloomingtonBeacon Alp I.S.
    Alternative School
    9701 Nicollet Ave South
    BloomingtonMN 55420
    (952)681-5056
    Alternative School

    0.1 mi | n/a students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • BloomingtonBeacon - (287) High School
    Alternative School
    9701 Nicollet Ave
    BloomingtonMN 55420
    (952)681-5058
    Alternative School

    0.1 mi | 44 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • BloomingtonBloomington Transition Center
    Special Education School
    9600 Third Ave South
    BloomingtonMN 55420
    (952)681-6259
    Special Education School

    0.3 mi | 55 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • BloomingtonIndian Mounds Elementary School
    9801 11th Ave South
    BloomingtonMN 55420
    (952)681-6000
    1 mi | 410 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • BloomingtonValley View Middle School
    8900 Portland Ave
    BloomingtonMN 55420
    (952)681-5800
    1.1 mi | 722 students | Gr. 6-8                      

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Did You Know?
Bloomington, MN 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 0.19, which is lower than the Minnesota average of 0.27. The most diverse school in Bloomington is Valley View Middle School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Minnesota or national school diversity statistics.