Kennard/classical Junior Acad.

  • Kennard/classical Junior Acad. serves 324 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 90-94% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≥95% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Missouri state average of 28%.

Top Placements

Kennard/classical Junior Acad. places among the top 20% of public schools in Missouri for:

School Overview

  • Kennard/classical Junior Acad.'s student population of 324 students has declined by 17% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2015)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students324 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Kennard/classical Junior Acad.'s student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Kennard/classical Junior Acad. is 0.49, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.23. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MO)
Overall School Rank#2 out of 2,073 schools
(Top 1%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)90-94%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥95%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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Asian
7%
2%
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Hispanic
2%
6%
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Black
24%
16%
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White
67%
72%
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Diversity Score0.490.23
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kennard/classical Junior Acad. and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSt. Louis City School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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