Bishop Kenny High School

  • Bishop Kenny High School has served the young people of northeast Florida for more than fifty years.
  • Since its founding in 1952, BK has earned a proud reputation not only for academic excellence and a winning athletic program, but also for the many ways that our students reach out in service to the community.
  • Our mission is to assist parents in the education of their children by providing a culture of faith, personal enrichment and high academic standards in which all students can achieve and excel as they prepare for college and life.
  • Bishop Kenny graduates will be persons of integrity and responsible decision-makers, able to face the challenges of life by engaging the lessons learned in our faith-guided environment.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12

Student Body

Total Students1194 students
Student Body Typen/a
% Students of Color
25%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade Bishop Kenny High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers71 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Jacksonville
    Grades: PK-8 | 329 students
    3.4 miles
    6822 Larkin Rd
    Jacksonville, FL 32211
    (904)724-2954
    3.4 PK-8
    329
  • Jacksonville
    Grades: 6-12 | 886 students
    1.4 miles
    4455 Atlantic Blvd
    Jacksonville, FL 32207
    (904)396-5751
    1.4 6-12
    886
  • Jacksonville
    Grades: PK-12 | 40 students
    1.9 miles
    5032 Woodcrest Road
    Jacksonville, FL 32205
    (904)781-5400
    1.9 PK-12
    40
  • Jacksonville
    Grades: 9-12 | 450 students
    12.9 miles
    5001 Samaritan Way
    Jacksonville, FL 32210
    (904)771-1029
    12.9 9-12
    450
  • Jacksonville
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    Grades: 4-12 | 75 students
    7.1 miles
    10679 Old St. Augustine Rd.
    Jacksonville, FL 32257
    (904)448-1956
    7.1 4-12
    75

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