Kennedy Elementary



Kennedy Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Kennedy Elementary Students by Grade
PK 105
K 98
1 114
2 113
3 106
4 100
5 110
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Kennedy Elementary is a public elementary school located in Houston, TX in the Houston Independent School District. It enrolls 746 students in grades 1st through 12th. Kennedy Elementary is the 860th largest public school in Texas and the 6,159th largest nationally. It has 19.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 746
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 19.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 38.22
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 6,159th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 860th out of 4,806
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 4,643rd out of 4,778
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 1,928th out of 4,778

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Kennedy Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 384
(51%)
84,767
(51%)
 Female 362
(49%)
82,642
(49%)

Kennedy Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 570
(76%)
104,021
(62%)
 Black 163
(22%)
40,163
(24%)
 Two or More 6
(1%)
1,759
(1%)
 American Indian 4
(1%)
375
(0%)
 White 3
(0%)
14,735
(9%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
6,226
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
130
(0%)

Kennedy Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 651
(87%)
130,078
(78%)
 Not Eligible 95
(13%)
37,331
(22%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 4,774 ranked schools in Texas, Kennedy Elementary is ranked 419th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Kennedy Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (87.3%) is higher than the state average of 62.2%. 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 537
2006 534
2007 521
2008 516
2009 736
2010 743
2011 737
2012 761
2013 783
2014 800
2015 746

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18
2006 19.4
2007 18
2008 18.4
2009 18.6
2010 17.9
2011 20.5
2012 20
2013 20.1
2014 20.5
2015 19.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.93854748603352
2006 0.687265917603
2007 0.71785028790787
2008 0.68992248062016
2009 0.6304347826087
2010 0.53297442799462
2011 0.42198100407056
2012 0.94743758212878
2013 0.90676883780332
2014 0.86375
2015 0.87265415549598

Compare Kennedy Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,466.4% 14.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,950.0% 19.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 62.2%
 
This School 87.3%
 

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Public PK - 05 746 19.5:1  
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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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