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 declined by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 83 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,477 students
Kennedy Senior High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Kennedy Senior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 83 teachers
Kennedy Senior High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Kennedy Senior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.72 is more than the state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 16:1
Kennedy Senior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
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)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Kennedy Senior High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
4%
Kennedy Senior High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Kennedy Senior High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MN 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.
0.72 0.32
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 (1990-2015)
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 (2000-2015)

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 decreased from 99% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $15,585 is higher than the state average of $12,795. The district revenue/student has grown by 14% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $15,770 is higher than the state average of $13,079. The district spending/student has grown by 9% over four years.
School District Name Bloomington Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
21
2
Number of Students Managed 10,286 522
Bloomington Public School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 90% 88%
Bloomington Public School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $162 MM $7 MM
Bloomington Public School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $164 MM $7 MM
Bloomington Public School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $15,585 $12,795
Bloomington Public School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $15,770 $13,079
Bloomington Public School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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