Kennedy Middle School (Closed 2013)

2205 South East 4th St
Grand Prairie, TX 75051
(School attendance zone shown in map)
  • Kennedy Middle School served 982 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was 77% (which was lower than the Texas state average of 83%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was 84% (which was lower than the Texas state average of 88%) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 was higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 90% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students982 students
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Total Classroom Teachers51 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Kennedy Middle School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2012-2013 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
83%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
84%
88%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:115:1
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
73%
52%
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Black
14%
13%
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White
10%
28%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis 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 TX.
Diversity Score0.44n/a
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Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kennedy Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGrand Prairie Isd School District
Source: 2012-2013 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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