Kennedy Elementary



Kennedy Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Kennedy Elementary Students by Grade
PK 2
K 106
1 100
2 103
3 91
4 92
5 91
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Kennedy Elementary is a public elementary school located in Madison, WI in the Madison Metropolitan School District. It enrolls 585 students in grades 1st through 12th. Kennedy Elementary is the 108th largest public school in Wisconsin and the 14,367th largest nationally. It has 14.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 585
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 40.15
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 14,367th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Wisconsin: 108th out of 1,185
Student/Teacher Rank in Wisconsin: 542nd out of 1,182
Full Time Teacher Rank in Wisconsin: 88th out of 1,182

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Kennedy Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 305
(52%)
10,175
(52%)
 Female 280
(48%)
9,544
(48%)

Kennedy Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 374
(64%)
8,601
(44%)
 Black 72
(12%)
3,734
(19%)
 Two or More 62
(11%)
1,503
(8%)
 Hispanic 56
(10%)
3,962
(20%)
 Asian 20
(3%)
1,815
(9%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
84
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
20
(0%)

Kennedy Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 366
(63%)
9,921
(50%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 197
(34%)
8,907
(45%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 22
(4%)
891
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,181 ranked schools in Wisconsin, Kennedy Elementary is ranked 293rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Kennedy Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (37.4%) is slightly lower than the state average of 44.6%. 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.

Kennedy Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 492
2006 520
2007 540
2008 546
2009 575
2010 586
2011 598
2012 585

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.9
2006 17
2007 16.8
2008 16.8
2009 17.9
2010 15.9
2011 17.2
2012 14.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.21544715447154
2006 0.23076923076923
2007 0.23518518518519
2008 0.23992673992674
2009 0.25913043478261
2010 0.28156996587031
2011 0.32608695652174
2012 0.37435897435897

Compare Kennedy Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,447.9% 14.5:1
 
1,460.0% 14.6:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 37.4%
 
State Average 44.6%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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Public PK - 05 585 14.6:1  
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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 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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