Larry C Kennedy School

  • Larry C Kennedy School serves 563 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 19% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 14% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Larry C Kennedy School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Larry C Kennedy School's student population of 563 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students563 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Larry C Kennedy School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,111 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Larry C Kennedy School is 0.43, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall School Rank#1983 out of 2111 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
14%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:119:1
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American Indian
6%
6%
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Asian
4%
3%
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Hispanic
75%
45%
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Black
8%
5%
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White
6%
38%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score0.430.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCreighton Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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