Kennedy Center

  • Kennedy Center serves 77 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-59% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 40-59% (which is approximately equal to the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Kennedy Center's student population of 77 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 8 teachers has grown by 33% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students77 students
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Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Kennedy Center's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Kennedy Center is 0.55, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall School Rank#841 out of 3,159 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-59%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-59%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
19%
8%
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Black
62%
18%
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White
18%
66%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Kennedy Center.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.550.28
This chart display the diversity score of Kennedy Center and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate<50%
85%
Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Kennedy Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kennedy Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePontiac City School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Pontiac Owen Elementary School
    Grades: K-6 | 409 students
    0.0 miles
    1700 Baldwin Ave
    Pontiac, MI 48340
    (248)451-7870
    0.0 K-6 409
  • Pontiac Walton Charter Academy Charter School
    Grades: K-8 | 802 students
    1.4 miles
    744 East Walton Blvd
    Pontiac, MI 48340
    (248)371-9300
    1.4 K-8 802
  • Pontiac Alcott School
    Grades: K-6 | 448 students
    1.5 miles
    460 West Kennett Rd
    Pontiac, MI 48340
    (248)451-7910
    1.5 K-6 448
  • Pontiac Tier Iii Intervention Academy Alternative School
    Grades: 6-12 | 13 students
    1.9 miles
    1051 Arlene
    Pontiac, MI 48340
    (248)451-7315
    1.9 6-12 13
  • Pontiac Children's Village School Special Education School
    Grades: K-12 | 150 students
    2.2 miles
    1200 North Telegraph Rd
    Pontiac, MI 48341
    (248)858-5491
    2.2 K-12 150

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