John F Kennedy High School



John F Kennedy High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

John F Kennedy High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 456
10 315
11 250
12 206

John F Kennedy High School is a public high school of the School District No. 1 in the County of Denver and State of C located in Denver, CO. It has 1,227 students in grades 9th through 12th. John F Kennedy High School is the 90th largest public high school in Colorado and the 4,523rd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 17.6 to 1.

Total Students: 1,227
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 69.79

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John F Kennedy High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 647
(53%)
12,142
(51%)
 Female 580
(47%)
11,878
(49%)

John F Kennedy High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 865
(70%)
14,050
(58%)
 White 188
(15%)
4,261
(18%)
 Asian 105
(9%)
841
(4%)
 Black 30
(2%)
3,929
(16%)
 Two or More 18
(1%)
677
(3%)
 American Indian 16
(1%)
215
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 5
(0%)
47
(0%)

John F Kennedy High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 778
(63%)
15,228
(63%)
 Not Eligible 348
(28%)
7,217
(30%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 101
(8%)
1,575
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

John F Kennedy High School is ranked 17th out of 0 ranked schools in Colorado, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of John F Kennedy High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (71.6%) is significantly higher than the state average of 35.3%. 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 F Kennedy High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1510
2006 1467
2007 1373
2008 1252
2009 1121
2010 1125
2011 1197
2012 1227

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.4
2006 19.7
2007 18.9
2008 17.2
2009 17.2
2010 19.2
2011 19.6
2012 17.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.45894039735099
2006 0.52692569870484
2007 0.45593590677349
2008 0.48722044728435
2009 0.61462979482605
2010 0.66311111111111
2011 0.68922305764411
2012 0.71638141809291

Compare John F Kennedy High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,750.5% 17.5:1
 
1,760.0% 17.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 35.3%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 71.6%
 

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