John F Kennedy High School

1922 S General Mcmullen Dr
San Antonio, TX 78226
(School attendance zone shown in map)
  • John F Kennedy High School serves 1,321 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 66% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 41% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • John F Kennedy High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • John F Kennedy High School's student population of 1,321 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 81 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,321 students
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Total Classroom Teachers81 teachers
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School Comparison

  • John F Kennedy High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,953 schools in Texas (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of John F Kennedy High School is 0.02, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank#7250 out of 7953 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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Hispanic
99%
52%
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Black
1%
13%
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White
n/a
28%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in John F Kennedy High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.020.63
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Graduation Rate
91%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEdgewood ISD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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