Kennedy School

  • Kennedy School serves 261 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 25-29% (which is lower than the Montana state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 45-49% (which is lower than the Montana state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Montana state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Montana state average of 21%.

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School Overview

  • Kennedy School's student population of 261 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students261 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Kennedy School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Kennedy School is 0.33, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.20. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MT)
Overall School Rank#299 out of 573 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
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American Indian
4%
11%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
12%
4%
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Black
n/a
1%
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White
81%
79%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Kennedy School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MT.
Diversity Score0.330.20
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kennedy School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Montana by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameButte Elem School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Butte West Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 532 students
    1.0 miles
    800 S Emmett
    Butte, MT 59701
    (406)533-2700
    1.0 PK-6 532
  • Butte Butte High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1199 students
    1.2 miles
    401 S Wyoming
    Butte, MT 59701
    (406)533-2220
    1.2 9-12 1199
  • Butte Emerson School
    Grades: PK-6 | 392 students
    2.5 miles
    1924 Phillips Ave
    Butte, MT 59701
    (406)533-2800
    2.5 PK-6 392
  • Butte East Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 616 students
    3.0 miles
    2600 Grand Avenue
    Butte, MT 59701
    (406)533-2600
    3.0 7-8 616
  • Butte Whittier School
    Grades: PK-6 | 446 students
    3.5 miles
    2500 Sherman
    Butte, MT 59701
    (406)533-2890
    3.5 PK-6 446

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