Kennedy Elementary School

616 W 2nd St
Junction City, WI 54443
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Kennedy Elementary School serves 230 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Kennedy Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Wisconsin for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is approximately equal to the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 30% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Kennedy Elementary School's student population of 230 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students230 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

Kennedy Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,029 schools in Wisconsin (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Kennedy Elementary School is 0.29, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.49. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WI)
Overall Testing Rank
#791 out of 2029 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
10%
12%
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Black
2%
9%
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White
84%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.290.49
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameStevens Point Area Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Kennedy Elementary School is Stevens Point Area Senior High School (9.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Juvenile Detention (10.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Think Academy-together Helping Inspire Kids (6.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Rudolph Think Academy-together Helping Inspire Kids Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 181 students
    6.7 miles
    6950 Knowledge Ave
    Rudolph, WI 54475
    (715) 424-6784
    6.7 PK-5 181
  • Stevens Point Madison Elementary School Math: 43% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 400 students
    9.6 miles
    600 Maria Dr
    Stevens Point, WI 54481
    (715) 345-5419
    9.6 PK-6 400
  • Stevens Point Stevens Point Area Senior High School Math: 35% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 10-12 | 1,499 student
    9.8 miles
    1201 N Point Dr
    Stevens Point, WI 54481
    (715) 345-5400
    9.8 10-12 1,499
  • Stevens Point Charles F Fernandez Center Alternative Learning Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 66 students
    10.2 miles
    1025 Clark St
    Stevens Point, WI 54481
    (715) 345-5592
    10.2 9-12 66
  • Stevens Point Preschool Options Special Education School
    Grades: PK | 29 students
    10.2 miles
    1900 Polk St
    Stevens Point, WI 54481
    (715) 345-2773
    10.2 PK 29

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