Kennedale J High School

  • Kennedale J High School serves 491 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 53% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 48% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Kennedale J High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

Kennedale J High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

  • Kennedale J High School's student population of 491 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students491 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Kennedale J High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Kennedale J High School is 0.69, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank#2631 out of 7999 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
5%
4%
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Hispanic
22%
52%
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Black
22%
13%
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White
48%
28%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score0.690.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKennedale Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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