PROFICIENCY 27% 38% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
47%Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools
44%North Carolina

Kennedy Middle School is a school servicing grades 6 to 8 and is located in the district of "Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools" in Charlotte, NC. There are a total of 722 students and 43 teachers at Kennedy Middle School, for a student to teacher ratio of 17 to 1. There are a total of 393 free lunch students and 79 reduced lunch students.

Kennedy Middle School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 27.0%, which is 38% lower than the North Carolina average.


Student/Teacher ratio17:1
Free lunch393
Reduced lunch79


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

High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

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

RaceSchoolDistrictNorth CarolinaNational
Caucasian 10.9% 30.8% 51.3% 51.1%
African American 45.6% 41.1% 26.0% 15.9%
Asian 7.3% 5.5% 2.8% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 31.6% 19.4% 14.5% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.6% 0.5% 1.5% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.6% 0.2% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 3.3% 2.5% 3.7% 3.1%

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Charlotte demographics profile

StatisticCharlotteNorth CarolinaNational
Population density (sq mi)2,64218191
Median age33.838.337.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)48%57%55%
Speak English79%89%79%
Speak Spanish12%7%13%

Education level achieved in Charlotte

IndexCharlotteNorth CarolinaNational
Completed 8th grade86.8%83.4%84.3%
Completed high school86.0%81.9%83.0%
Completed some college69.9%59.9%59.4%
Completed associate degree49.3%38.1%38.5%
Completed bachelors42.0%29.0%30.3%
Completed masters14.2%10.2%11.5%
Completed professional degree3.5%2.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.1%1.3%1.3%
Source: The Kennedy Middle School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.