Kennedale Junior High School

930 Bowman Springs Rd, Kennedale, TX 76060 | (817) 563-8200
  • Grades: 7-8
  • Student Enrollment: 519
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: P O Box 489, Kennedale, TX 76060
  • Principal or Admin: Dr Larry Westmoreland
  • Fax: (817) 483-3655
  • Website: www.kennedale.net
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 519
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 36.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 14.4
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 270 (52.0%)
  • Females: 249 (48.0%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 62 (11.9%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 148 (28.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 210 (40.5%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Kennedale Junior High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian40.8%
Black11021.2%
Asian326.2%
Hispanic8716.8%
White28655.1%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Kennedale Junior High School
  Number Percent
7th Grade26450.9%
8th Grade25549.1%
Faculty Breakdown (2010)
Average Teacher Experience
School:
7.6
District:
10.6
State:
11.3
Percent of Teachers With 1-5 Years Experience
School:
50.0%
District:
37.8%
State:
31.0%
Percent of Teachers With 6-10 Years Experience
School:
25.0%
District:
17.1%
State:
20.3%
Percent of Teachers With 11-20 Years Experience
School:
5.6%
District:
24.1%
State:
24.4%
Percent of Teachers With Greater Than 20 Years Experience
School:
13.9%
District:
18.1%
State:
18.3%
Faculty Salary (2010)
School Administration Average Base Salary
School:
$66,088
District:
$73,490
State:
$70,209
Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$48,952
District:
$50,589
State:
$48,263
Beginning Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$45,320
District:
$43,670
State:
$41,165
Teacher With 1-5 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$46,209
State:
$43,527
Teacher With 6-10 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$48,659
State:
$46,149
Teacher With 11-20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$50,309
State:
$50,153
Teacher With Greater Than 20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$60,269
State:
$58,427
Source: TX Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Kennedale Junior High School performed on average better than many other schools across the state on TAKS state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Social Studies
  • Writing
AYP and Performance (2010)
Overall AYP Met: Yes

TAKS - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201087.0%87.0%81.0%
200977.0%77.0%79.0%
200877.0%77.0%76.0%
 
Reading Test
201091.0%91.0%86.0%
200987.0%87.0%84.0%
200884.0%84.0%84.0%
 
Writing Test
201097.0%97.0%74.0%
200995.0%95.0%72.0%
200890.0%90.0%70.0%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201092.0%92.0%80.0%
200989.0%89.0%79.0%
200881.0%81.0%75.0%
 
Reading Test
201095.0%95.0%91.0%
200996.0%96.0%93.0%
200899.0%99.0%92.0%
 
Science Test
201084.0%84.0%78.0%
200977.0%77.0%72.0%
200871.0%71.0%68.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201097.0%97.0%95.0%
200999.0%99.0%92.0%
200892.0%92.0%90.0%
 
Source: TX Department of Education 2009-2010

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