Kennelly School

  • Kennelly School serves 621 students in grades PK-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the CT average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 43%.
  • Kennelly School operates within the Hartford School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 621 students has declined by 22% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has declined by 23% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 621 students
Kennelly School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Kennelly School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 42 teachers
Kennelly School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Kennelly School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.38 is less than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 14:1
Kennelly School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
1%
5%
Kennelly School Asian Students (1990-2015)
Hispanic
77%
22%
Kennelly School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
16%
13%
Kennelly School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
5%
57%
Kennelly School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Kennelly School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Kennelly School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Kennelly School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown CT 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.
0.38 0.41
Kennelly 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.
89%
33%
Kennelly School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2015)
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.
n/a
5%
Kennelly School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2007)

District Comparison

  • Hartford School District's student population of 22,080 students has grown by 5% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $23,638 is higher than the state average of $20,523. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $23,758 is higher than the state average of $19,543. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Hartford School District
Number of Schools
Managed
50
4
Number of Students Managed 22,080 1,624
Hartford School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $503 MM $33 MM
Hartford School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $506 MM $32 MM
Hartford School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $23,638 $20,523
Hartford School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $23,758 $19,543
Hartford School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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5  9/19/2015
i think that the 6th 7th and 8th grade should have more time at there locker because if they forget something it is unlikely that they let us out. Yes you are going to say that, that is our responsibility but it is also the teachers responsibility to help us remember what we need to have so i believe that we should have more time at our lockers!
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