John Kennedy Elementary School



John Kennedy Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

John Kennedy Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 95
1 82
2 91
3 94
4 92
5 81
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

John Kennedy Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Dubuque, IA in the Dubuque Community School District. It enrolls 535 students in grades 1st through 12th. John Kennedy Elementary School is the 77th largest public school in Iowa and the 18,347th largest nationally. It has 15.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 535
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 35.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 18,347th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Iowa: 77th out of 723
Student/Teacher Rank in Iowa: 450th out of 723
Full Time Teacher Rank in Iowa: 76th out of 723

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John Kennedy Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 289
(54%)
3,743
(51%)
 Female 246
(46%)
3,579
(49%)

John Kennedy Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 482
(90%)
6,009
(82%)
 Asian 22
(4%)
98
(1%)
 Two or More 13
(2%)
307
(4%)
 Hispanic 11
(2%)
267
(4%)
 Black 7
(1%)
543
(7%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
89
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
9
(0%)

John Kennedy Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 432
(81%)
4,305
(59%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 78
(15%)
2,512
(34%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 25
(5%)
505
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 715 ranked schools in Iowa, John Kennedy Elementary School is ranked 388th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of John Kennedy Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (19.3%) is significantly lower than the state average of 43.8%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

John Kennedy Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 612
2006 658
2007 478
2008 491
2009 508
2010 511
2011 538
2012 535

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.9
2006 13.7
2007 12
2008 13.8
2009 13.9
2010 15.2
2011 15.2
2012 15.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.12418300653595
2006 0.1306990881459
2007 0.15481171548117
2008 0.19755600814664
2009 0.20472440944882
2010 0.20743639921722
2011 0.20260223048327
2012 0.19252336448598

Compare John Kennedy Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,403.5% 14.0:1
 
1,510.0% 15.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 19.3%
 
State Average 43.8%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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