Kennedy Senior High School

  • Kennedy Senior High School serves 1,477 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the MN average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 31%.
  • Kennedy Senior High School operates within the Bloomington Public School District.
  • Bloomington Public School District's 90% graduation rate is higher than the MN state average of 88%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1477 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 83 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,477 students
Kennedy Senior High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Kennedy Senior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers83 teachers
Kennedy Senior High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeKennedy Senior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(MN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
Kennedy Senior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
American Indian
n/a
2%
Kennedy Senior High School American Indian Students (1998-2014)
Asian
11%
6%
Kennedy Senior High School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
23%
9%
Kennedy Senior High School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
22%
10%
Kennedy Senior High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
42%
69%
Kennedy Senior High School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
2%
4%
Kennedy Senior High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsKennedy Senior High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.720.51
Kennedy Senior High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
44%
31%
Kennedy Senior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
11%
7%
Kennedy Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • Bloomington Public School District's student population of 10,286 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 90% has increased from 76% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $13,991 is higher than the state average of $12,051. The district revenue/student has declined by 10% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $13,141 is higher than the state average of $11,992. The district spending/student has declined by 16% over four years.
School District NameBloomington Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
21
2
Number of Students Managed10,286522
Bloomington Public School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate90%88%
Bloomington Public School District Graduation Rate (1995-2015)
District Total Revenue$147 MM$6 MM
Bloomington Public School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$138 MM$6 MM
Bloomington Public School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$13,991$12,051
Bloomington Public School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$13,141$11,992
Bloomington Public School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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