Kennedy Middle School (Closed 2013)

Kennedy Middle School served 232 students in grades 6-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 93% (which was higher than the Kansas state average of 84%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 98% (which was higher than the Kansas state average of 86%) for the 2011-12 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 was lower than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment was 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Kansas state average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students232 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2012-2013 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KS)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(11-12)
93%
84%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(11-12)
98%
86%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
7%
20%
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Black
n/a
7%
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White
87%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Kennedy Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KS.
Diversity Score
0.240.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
10%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHays School District
Source: 2012-2013 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Kennedy Middle School is Hays High School (2.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Hays Middle School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kathryn O'loughlin Mccarthy Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Hays Kathryn O'loughlin Mccarthy Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 390 students
    0.4 miles
    1401 Hall
    Hays, KS 67601
    (785) 623-2510
    0.4 K-5 390
  • Hays Lincoln Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 358 students
    0.4 miles
    1906 Ash
    Hays, KS 67601
    (785) 623-2500
    0.4 PK-5 358
  • Hays Hays Middle School Math: 32% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 679 students
    1.0 miles
    201 W. 29th
    Hays, KS 67601
    (785) 623-2450
    1 6-8 679
  • Hays Woodrow Wilson Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 396 students
    1.1 miles
    101 E 28th
    Hays, KS 67601
    (785) 623-2550
    1.1 K-5 396
  • Hays Roosevelt Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 382 students
    1.2 miles
    2000 Macarthur
    Hays, KS 67601
    (785) 623-2520
    1.2 K-5 382
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