Kennedy Elementary



Kennedy Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Kennedy Elementary Students by Grade
PK 16
K 123
1 115
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Kennedy Elementary is a public elementary school located in Abilene, KS in the Abilene School District. It enrolls 254 students in grades 1st through 12th. Kennedy Elementary is the 499th largest public school in Kansas and the 45,170th largest nationally. It has 15.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 254
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 16.8
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 45,170th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Kansas: 499th out of 754
Student/Teacher Rank in Kansas: 457th out of 706
Full Time Teacher Rank in Kansas: 488th out of 706

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Kennedy Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 140
(55%)
585
(52%)
 Female 114
(45%)
533
(48%)

Kennedy Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 232
(91%)
984
(88%)
 Hispanic 12
(5%)
75
(7%)
 Two or More 8
(3%)
39
(3%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
3
(0%)
 Black 1
(0%)
12
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
5
(0%)

Kennedy Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 118
(46%)
453
(41%)
 Not Eligible 109
(43%)
517
(46%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 27
(11%)
148
(13%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 753 ranked schools in Kansas, Kennedy Elementary is ranked 367th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Kennedy Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (57.1%) is slightly higher than the state average of 51.7%. 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 Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 245
2006 244
2007 249
2008 241
2009 238
2010 274
2011 277
2012 278
2013 272
2014 272
2015 254

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18
2006 16.7
2007 249
2008 15.6
2009 13.7
2010 15.7
2011 16.1
2012 N/A
2013 16.1
2014 15.9
2015 15.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.39591836734694
2006 0.40983606557377
2007 0.44176706827309
2008 0.4356846473029
2009 0.44117647058824
2010 0.45985401459854
2011 0.48375451263538
2012 0.55035971223022
2013 0.55882352941176
2014 0.58823529411765
2015 0.57086614173228

Compare Kennedy Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,374.3% 13.7:1
 
1,510.0% 15.1:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 51.7%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 57.1%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Kennedy Elementary
Abilene, KS
Public PK - 01 254 15.1:1  
Dwight D. Eisenhower Elementary
Abilene, KS
Public 04 - 05 258 20:1 1 miles
Abilene Middle School
Abilene, KS
Public 06 - 08 373 13.1:1 1 miles
Mckinley Elementary
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Public 02 - 03 233 16.9:1 2 miles
St Andrew'S Elementary School
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Private PK - 05 130 14:1 2 miles
Enterprise Elementary
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Public PK - 05 98 10.9:1 6 miles
Solomon Elementary
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Public PK - 06 167 10.8:1 9 miles
Blue Ridge Elementary
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Public PK - 05 77 9.6:1 10 miles
Chapman Elementary
Chapman, KS
Public PK - 05 297 16.5:1 11 miles
Chapman Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 250 12.3:1 11 miles
Hope Elementary
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Public PK - 08 122 10.5:1 19 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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