Kennedy Gardens Elementary School

  • Kennedy Gardens Elementary School serves 591 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10% (which is lower than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Kennedy Gardens Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.

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School Overview

  • Kennedy Gardens Elementary School's student population of 591 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students591 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Kennedy Gardens Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Kennedy Gardens Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Kennedy Gardens Elementary School is 0.02, which is less 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 (CA)
Overall Testing Rank#8970 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
12%
Hispanic
99%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Kennedy Gardens Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
n/a
5%
White
n/a
23%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Kennedy Gardens Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Kennedy Gardens Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.020.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
82%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kennedy Gardens Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCalexico Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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