John F. Kennedy Middle School

600 S. Boardman Dr.

Gallup, NM 87301

Tel: (505)721-1051
  • John F. Kennedy Middle School serves 684 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the NM average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • John F. Kennedy Middle School operates within the Gallup-mckinley City s School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 684 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 43 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 684 students
John F. Kennedy Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % John F. Kennedy Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 43 teachers
John F. Kennedy Middle School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade John F. Kennedy Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.45 is more than the state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NM) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 16:1
John F. Kennedy Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
American Indian
70%
10%
John F. Kennedy Middle School American Indian Students (1991-2015)
Asian
n/a
1%
John F. Kennedy Middle School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
26%
61%
John F. Kennedy Middle School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
n/a
2%
John F. Kennedy Middle School Black Students (1991-2008)
White
4%
24%
John F. Kennedy Middle School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
John F. Kennedy Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic Groups John F. Kennedy Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NM 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.
0.45 0.38
John F. Kennedy Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
72%
57%
John F. Kennedy Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2015)
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
6%
John F. Kennedy Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2013)

District Comparison

  • Gallup-mckinley City s School District's student population of 11,747 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,277 in this district is less than the state average of $12,921. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,177 is less than the state average of $12,586. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Gallup-mckinley City s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
37
3
Number of Students Managed 11,747 353
Gallup-mckinley City s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $135 MM $5 MM
Gallup-mckinley City s School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $134 MM $4 MM
Gallup-mckinley City s School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,277 $12,921
Gallup-mckinley City s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,177 $12,586
Gallup-mckinley City s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NM Dept. of Education

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