Lt Joseph P Kennedy Jr School

18350 Crossing Dr,
Tinley Park, IL, 60487-0708
Tel: (708)342-5278
The Kennedy School currently utilizes individualized instructional techniques to meet the developmental needs of each student.
The curriculum at the Kennedy School has been developed using several behavioral methodologies aligned with state goals.
Each methodology assists students with disabilities to reach developmental, academic, social and behavioral goals.
The program implements goals in a specific manner that makes each goal measurable and obtainable.
Implementation of the program can be generalized in all the environments of the student's life.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 1 - 12

Student Body

Total Students 60 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 47%
State avg.: 28%
Students by Grade Lt Joseph P Kennedy Jr School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 7 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Christ Lutheran Academy (4.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Mary Immaculate Parish School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Trinity Christian School (4 miles away)
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