J F Kennedy Elementary School

1801 North Diamond Ave, Penitas, TX 78576 | (956) 584-4800
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 838
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 1801 N Diamond Ave, Penitas, TX 78576
  • Principal or Admin: Mrs Diane Jane Hinojosa
  • Fax: (956) 580-5415
  • Website: www.lajoyaisd.com
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: 838
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 51.6
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 16.2
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 431 (51.4%)
  • Females: 407 (48.6%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 37 (4.4%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: - (-)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 37 (4.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
J F Kennedy Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black--
Asian--
Hispanic83799.9%
White10.1%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For J F Kennedy Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten14417.2%
Kindergarten11914.2%
1st Grade11814.1%
2nd Grade10212.2%
3rd Grade12014.3%
4th Grade11814.1%
5th Grade11714.0%
Faculty Breakdown (2010)
Average Teacher Experience
School:
13.0
District:
9.7
State:
11.3
Percent of Teachers With 1-5 Years Experience
School:
22.8%
District:
29.7%
State:
31.0%
Percent of Teachers With 6-10 Years Experience
School:
27.8%
District:
25.6%
State:
20.3%
Percent of Teachers With 11-20 Years Experience
School:
19.9%
District:
16.1%
State:
24.4%
Percent of Teachers With Greater Than 20 Years Experience
School:
22.2%
District:
14.4%
State:
18.3%
Faculty Salary (2010)
School Administration Average Base Salary
School:
$65,301
District:
$65,510
State:
$70,209
Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$50,370
District:
$48,157
State:
$48,263
Beginning Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$41,720
District:
$41,647
State:
$41,165
Teacher With 1-5 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$42,787
State:
$43,527
Teacher With 6-10 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$47,016
State:
$46,149
Teacher With 11-20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$52,579
State:
$50,153
Teacher With Greater Than 20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$63,253
State:
$58,427
Source: TX Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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