6 Year Study

6-Year Study

Bishop Kenny High School is currently conducting a six year study of The Class of 2007.


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Alumni Profile

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Reunion Information

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Academic

School Profile


Bishop Kenny High School, Inc. is a 4-year co-educational Catholic college preparatory school that was founded in 1952. The campus is located in Northeast Florida on the Southside of the St. Johns River in Jacksonville, a growing metropolitan center with a population of more than 1.3 million people. Approximately 1,200 students are enrolled in grades 9-12.

Contact Information
1055 Kingman Avenue
Jacksonville, FL 32207
(904) 398-7545
(904) 398-5728 FAX
CEEB #100740

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Accreditation and Membership
Bishop Kenny High School, Inc. is fully accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. The school holds membership in the National Catholic Education Association, the Florida Catholic Conference, The College Board, the National Association for College Admissions Counseling, and the Florida High School Athletic Association.

Faculty
With a professional teaching staff of 80, the average teaching experience of the faculty is 16 years, with 41% holding master’s degrees, and 4% holding specialist degrees.

Grade and Rank Information

All students take seven courses each year. Cumulative grade point averages are based on annual grades. The annual grade is computed by combining quarter grades with semester exams. Class rank is based on all students and on all subjects. Grade point average and class rank are weighted. Honors and Advanced Placement courses receive an additional weight.

Advanced Placement Test Results
In 2013, 503 AP exams were administered to 230 students. 77% of Bishop Kenny students taking AP exams earned a passing score, compared with the State of Florida rate of 51% and the global rate of 61%. AP exams are graded on a scale of 1-5; with 3-5 considered to be passing grades.

Class of 2013
Typically 98%-99% of Bishop Kenny graduates attend college.
In the class of 2013, 291 students matriculated as follows:

  • Entered college: 98.6%
  • Accepted to 4-year college: 76%
  • Accepted to 2-year college: 24%
  • National Merit Commended: 5
  • National Hispanic Finalist: 1
  • Florida Bright Futures Scholarships: 187 (65.2% of graduates)
  • Total Scholarships Awarded: 452 ($9.9 million)
  • Community Service Hours (2012-13): 22,490
  • Community Service Hours (4 Year Total): 85,273
SAT Mean Scores

 Reading  Math  Writing Total
Reading
& Math
 Total
SAT
 Top 10%:
 644  629
 623  1274  1897
 Top 25%:
 604  598  590  1202  1792
 Top 50%:
 581  566  566  1147  1713
 Top 75%:
560
547  543  1107  1650
 Bishop Kenny:
 524  514  505  1038  1543
 Florida:  492  490  475  982  1457
 National:  496  514  488  1010  1498

ACT Mean Composite Scores
   English Math  Reading Science
 Composite
 Top 10%:
29.2
28.0 31.3
28.2
29.2
 Top 25%:
27.5 26.6 29.1 26.6 27.5
 Top 50%:
26.1 24.9 27.7 25.4 26.0
 Top 75%:
25.1 24.1 26.5 24.6 25.1
 Bishop Kenny:
23.3 22.3 24.3 22.7 23.3
 Florida: 18.7 19.7
20.4 19.1
19.6
 National: 20.2 20.9
21.1 20.7 20.9