Kennard/classical Junior Acad.

Kennard/classical Junior Acad. serves 337 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Kennard/classical Junior Acad. placed in the top 1% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 90-94% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 85-89% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Missouri state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Missouri state average of 29% (majority Black).

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 337 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2015)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students337 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

Kennard/classical Junior Acad. is ranked within the top 1% of all 2,085 schools in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Kennard/classical Junior Acad. is 0.53, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.47. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MO)
Overall Testing Rank
#2 out of 2085 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
90-94%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
85-89%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:113:1
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American Indian
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Asian
9%
2%
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Hispanic
3%
7%
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Black
24%
16%
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White
64%
71%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
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4%
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Diversity Score
0.530.47
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
5%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSt. Louis City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Kennard/classical Junior Acad. is Gateway Science Academy High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Gateway Science Academy Middle School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Saint Louis Gateway Science Academy High School Charter School
    Math: 40-44% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 253 students
    0.2 miles
    5049 Fyler Avenue
    Saint Louis, MO 63139
    (314) 261-4361
    0.2 9-12 253
  • Saint Louis Gateway Science Academy Middle School Charter School
    Math: 39% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 266 students
    0.2 miles
    5049 Fyler Avenue
    Saint Louis, MO 63139
    (314) 261-4361
    0.2 6-8 266
  • Saint Louis Premier Charter School Charter School
    Math: 30% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 903 students
    0.3 miles
    5279 Fyler Avenue
    Saint Louis, MO 63139
    (314) 645-9600
    0.3 K-8 903
  • Saint Louis Central Visual/perf. Arts High School Magnet School
    Math: 6-9% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 400 students
    0.6 miles
    3125 S Kingshighway Blvd
    Saint Louis, MO 63139
    (314) 771-2772
    0.6 9-12 400
  • Saint Louis Cleveland Njrotc Academy Magnet School
    Math: 40-49% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 298 students
    0.6 miles
    3125 S Kingshighway
    Saint Louis, MO 63139
    (314) 776-1301
    0.6 9-12 298

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