Kennedy Center

Kennedy Center serves 84 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 21-39% (which is approximately equal to the Michigan state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 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 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Kennedy Center placed in the top 50% of all schools in Michigan 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 9:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Kennedy Center places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

Kennedy Center's student population of 84 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 9 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students84 students
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Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Comparison

Kennedy Center is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,119 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Kennedy Center is 0.61, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank
#1334 out of 3119 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21-39%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-59%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
22%
8%
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Black
56%
18%
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White
19%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.610.52
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Graduation Rate
<50%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
4%
5%
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: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Kennedy Center is Pontiac High School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Walton Charter Academy (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Owen Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Pontiac Owen Elementary School
    Grades: K-6 | 443 students
    0.0 miles
    1700 Baldwin Ave
    Pontiac, MI 48340
    (248) 451-7870
    0.0 K-6 443
  • Pontiac Walton Charter Academy Charter School
    Grades: PK-8 | 805 students
    1.4 miles
    744 East Walton Blvd
    Pontiac, MI 48340
    (248) 371-9300
    1.4 PK-8 805
  • Pontiac Alcott School
    Grades: K-6 | 479 students
    1.5 miles
    460 West Kennett Rd
    Pontiac, MI 48340
    (248) 451-7910
    1.5 K-6 479
  • Pontiac Pontiac High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,041 student
    1.8 miles
    1051 Arlene Ave
    Pontiac, MI 48340
    (248) 451-7315
    1.8 9-12 1,041
  • Pontiac Tier Iii Intervention Academy Alternative School
    Grades: 6-12 | 23 students
    1.9 miles
    1051 Arlene
    Pontiac, MI 48340
    (248) 451-7315
    1.9 6-12 23

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