Kennedy Middle School



Kennedy Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Kennedy Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 217
7 251
8 229
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Kennedy Middle School is a public elementary school located in Rockford, IL in the Rockford School District 205. It enrolls 697 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 17.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 697
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 40.3

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Kennedy Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 359
(52%)
10,330
(49%)
 Male 338
(48%)
10,905
(51%)

Kennedy Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 426
(61%)
6,360
(30%)
 Hispanic 115
(16%)
5,623
(26%)
 White 113
(16%)
6,932
(33%)
 Two or More 40
(6%)
1,474
(7%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
38
(0%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
803
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
5
(0%)

Kennedy Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 658
(94%)
15,781
(74%)
 Not Eligible 39
(6%)
4,133
(19%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
1,321
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Kennedy Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (94.4%) is significantly higher than the state average of 54.0%. This may indicate that the area has a higher 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.

Kennedy Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 689
2006 682
2007 802
2008 763
2009 720
2010 698
2011 717
2012 697

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.7
2006 20.1
2007 19.6
2008 16.6
2009 14.7
2010 16.4
2011 17.2
2012 17.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.76342525399129
2006 0.81818181818182
2007 0.86533665835411
2008 0.88204456094364
2009 0.93888888888889
2010 0.9025787965616
2011 0.93723849372385
2012 0.94404591104735

Compare Kennedy Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,730.0% 17.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 94.4%
 

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