PROFICIENCY 57% 21% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
68%PHARR-SAN JUAN-ALAMO ISD
68%Pharr
72%Texas

Kennedy Middle School is a school servicing grades 6 to 8 and is located in the district of "PHARR-SAN JUAN-ALAMO ISD" in Pharr, TX. There are a total of 779 students and 53 teachers at Kennedy Middle School, for a student to teacher ratio of 15 to 1. There are a total of 730 free lunch students and 0 reduced lunch students.

Kennedy Middle School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 56.5%, which is 21% lower than than the Texas average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students779
Teachers52.51
Student/Teacher ratio15:1
Free lunch730
Reduced lunch0

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Kennedy Middle School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All55%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
655-59%
750-54%
850-54%
High School>= 80%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All58%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
650-54%
750-54%
865-69%
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Kennedy Middle School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictTexasNational
Caucasian 0.5% 0.7% 29.3% 51.1%
African American 0.3% 0.1% 13.1% 15.9%
Asian 0.5% 0.2% 3.9% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 98.7% 98.9% 51.0% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.1% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.0% 0.0% 2.1% 3.1%

Pharr demographics profile

StatisticPharrTexasNational
Population35,18326,092,033314,107,084
Population density (sq mi)3,0739691
Median age26.933.937.4
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)61%56%55%
Speak English9%65%79%
Speak Spanish91%30%13%

Education level achieved in Pharr

IndexPharrTexasNational
Completed 8th grade53.2%78.5%83.8%
Completed high school51.2%77.0%82.4%
Completed some college30.0%56.3%58.4%
Completed associate degree14.0%33.7%37.2%
Completed bachelors10.3%27.1%29.3%
Completed masters3.5%9.1%11.0%
Completed professional degree0.9%2.6%3.2%
Completed doctorate0.0%1.1%1.3%
Source: The Kennedy Middle School data displayed above is derived from the National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.