John F Kennedy High School

1922 South General Mcmullen Dr, San Antonio, TX 78226 | (210) 444-8040
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,580
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 1922 S General Mcmullen Dr, San Antonio, TX 78226
  • Principal or Admin: Owen J Kelly
  • Fax: (210) 444-8020
  • Website: www.eisd.net
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,580
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 93.7
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 16.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 804 (50.9%)
  • Females: 776 (49.1%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 20 (1.3%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 205 (13.0%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 225 (14.2%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
John F Kennedy High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.06%
Black150.9%
Asian20.1%
Hispanic1,54597.8%
White171.1%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For John F Kennedy High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade45028.5%
10th Grade37823.9%
11th Grade38924.6%
12th Grade36323.0%
Breakdown of College Ready Graduates (2009)
Percent Ready For College in Reading
School:
44.0%
District:
46.0%
State:
62.0%
Percent Ready For College in Math
School:
42.0%
District:
36.0%
State:
60.0%
Graduation & Dropout Rates (2009)
Graduation Rate
School:
70.8%
District:
65.9%
State:
80.6%
Dropout Rate
School:
14.3%
District:
16.9%
State:
9.4%
Faculty Breakdown (2010)
Average Teacher Experience
School:
13.7
District:
11.6
State:
11.3
Percent of Teachers With 1-5 Years Experience
School:
30.1%
District:
32.6%
State:
31.0%
Percent of Teachers With 6-10 Years Experience
School:
14.6%
District:
21.2%
State:
20.3%
Percent of Teachers With 11-20 Years Experience
School:
30.2%
District:
21.3%
State:
24.4%
Percent of Teachers With Greater Than 20 Years Experience
School:
22.8%
District:
17.8%
State:
18.3%
Faculty Salary (2010)
School Administration Average Base Salary
School:
$70,725
District:
$73,342
State:
$70,209
Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$51,240
District:
$49,617
State:
$48,263
Beginning Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$42,916
District:
$44,589
State:
$41,165
Teacher With 1-5 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$46,252
State:
$43,527
Teacher With 6-10 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$47,623
State:
$46,149
Teacher With 11-20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$52,703
State:
$50,153
Teacher With Greater Than 20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$59,058
State:
$58,427
Source: TX Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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2 reviews for John F Kennedy High School

  • Reviewed by Student on April 01, 2011
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • John F. Kennedy High School, is the best high school ever. People and teachers there are real. They do great things even though they get no recognition for them. We bleed GREEN. GO RO0CKETS! #1

Test Scores and Performance Information

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that John F Kennedy High School performed on average worse than many other schools across the state on TAKS state exams in the following subjects:
  • English Language Arts
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Social Studies
AYP and Performance (2010)
Overall AYP Met: Yes
SAT & ACT Exam Details (2009)
Percent of Students Taking SAT or ACT Exam
School:
67.4%
District:
63.3%
State:
61.5%
Percent of Test Takers Above Exam Criteria
School:
3.7%
District:
4.7%
State:
26.9%
SAT Average Score
School:
806.0
District:
814.0
State:
985.0
ACT Average Score
School:
16.0
District:
16.1
State:
20.5

TAKS - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 9 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201044.0%44.0%70.0%
200942.0%40.0%67.0%
 
Reading Test
201086.0%84.0%92.0%
200980.0%77.0%87.0%
 

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201083.0%81.0%90.0%
200980.0%79.0%88.0%
200876.0%75.0%86.0%
 
Math Test
201055.0%55.0%74.0%
200942.0%43.0%65.0%
200841.0%39.0%63.0%
 
Science Test
201056.0%53.0%74.0%
200946.0%44.0%66.0%
200853.0%48.0%64.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201090.0%86.0%93.0%
200984.0%81.0%90.0%
200883.0%80.0%88.0%
 

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201085.0%84.0%93.0%
200991.0%89.0%92.0%
200888.0%84.0%90.0%
 
Math Test
201072.0%73.0%89.0%
200978.0%71.0%81.0%
200863.0%62.0%79.0%
 
Science Test
201080.0%78.0%91.0%
200981.0%78.0%85.0%
200869.0%66.0%80.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201097.0%97.0%98.0%
200996.0%97.0%97.0%
200896.0%93.0%95.0%
 
Source: TX Department of Education 2009-2010

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