John Kennedy Middle Grade School



John Kennedy Middle Grade School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

John Kennedy Middle Grade School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 14
4 183
5 219
6 202
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

John Kennedy Middle Grade School is a public elementary school located in Kankakee, IL in the Kankakee School District 111. It enrolls 618 students in grades 1st through 12th. John Kennedy Middle Grade School is the 356th largest public school in Illinois and the 12,472nd largest nationally. It has 15.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 618
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 39.09
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 12,472nd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 356th out of 2,428
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,209th out of 2,415
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 334th out of 2,415

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John Kennedy Middle Grade School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 321
(52%)
1,824
(51%)
 Female 297
(48%)
1,766
(49%)

John Kennedy Middle Grade School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 254
(41%)
1,713
(48%)
 Hispanic 181
(29%)
1,030
(29%)
 White 177
(29%)
771
(21%)
 Asian 3
(0%)
13
(0%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
4
(0%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
58
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

John Kennedy Middle Grade School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 471
(76%)
2,799
(78%)
 Not Eligible 147
(24%)
690
(19%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
101
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,421 ranked schools in Illinois, John Kennedy Middle Grade School is ranked 263rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of John Kennedy Middle Grade School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (76.2%) is higher than the state average of 52.9%. 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.

John Kennedy Middle Grade School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 672
2006 663
2007 647
2008 608
2009 609
2010 656
2011 686
2012 634
2013 653
2014 640
2015 618

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.7
2006 19.5
2007 20.2
2008 14
2009 16.4
2010 17.2
2011 17.8
2012 16.3
2013 18.8
2014 17.4
2015 15.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.81845238095238
2006 0.78733031674208
2007 0.79289026275116
2008 0.83223684210526
2009 0.84729064039409
2010 0.8734756097561
2011 0.85860058309038
2012 0.85331230283912
2013 0.84073506891271
2014 0.8390625
2015 0.7621359223301

Compare John Kennedy Middle Grade School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,493.2% 14.9:1
 
1,580.0% 15.8:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 76.2%
 

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John Kennedy Middle Grade School
Kankakee, IL
Public 03 - 06 618 15.8:1  
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Public KG - 03 407 17.7:1 1 miles
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Public KG - 08 348 17.1:1 3 miles
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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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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