John F. Kennedy Middle School

John F. Kennedy Middle School serves 774 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the CA average of 25:1.
Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 75%.
John F. Kennedy Middle School operates within the Redwood City Elementary School District.

School Overview

The student population of 774 students has declined by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has declined by 30% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 774 students
John F. Kennedy Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % John F. Kennedy Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 39 teachers
John F. Kennedy Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade John F. Kennedy Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.32 is less than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1 25:1
John F. Kennedy Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
4%
11%
John F. Kennedy Middle School Asian Students (1988-2014)
Hispanic
82%
53%
John F. Kennedy Middle School Black Students (1988-2014)
Black
1%
6%
John F. Kennedy Middle School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
11%
25%
John F. Kennedy Middle School White Students (1988-2014)
Hawaiian
1%
1%
John F. Kennedy Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2014)
Two or more races
1%
3%
John F. Kennedy Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups John F. Kennedy Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown CA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.32 0.42
John F. Kennedy Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
60%
49%
John F. Kennedy Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
15%
9%
John F. Kennedy Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 9,117 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,819 is higher than the state average of $10,238. The district revenue/student has grown by 17% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,154 is less than the state average of $10,739. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Redwood City Elementary School District
Number of Schools
Managed
17
4
Number of Students Managed 9,117 1,757
Redwood City Elementary School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $107 MM $17 MM
Redwood City Elementary School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $92 MM $18 MM
Redwood City Elementary School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $11,819 $10,238
Redwood City Elementary School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,154 $10,739
Redwood City Elementary School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Woodside High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Mckinley Institute Of Technology Middle School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Henry Ford Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Redwood CityHenry Ford Elementary School
    0.4 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 415 students2498 Massachusetts Ave
    Redwood CityCA 94061
    (650)368-2981
    0.4KG-5415
  • Redwood CityAdelante Spanish Immersion Elementary School
    Magnet School
    0.5 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 519 students3150 Granger Way
    Redwood CityCA 94061
    (650)482-5999
    0.5KG-5519
  • Redwood CityRoosevelt Elementary School
    0.6 miles | Grades: KG-8 | 612 students2223 Vera Ave
    Redwood CityCA 94061
    (650)369-5597
    0.6KG-8612
  • Redwood CityJohn Gill Elementary School
    0.9 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 451 students555 Ave Del Ora
    Redwood CityCA 94062
    (650)365-8320
    0.9KG-5451
  • Redwood CityHawes Elementary School
    1 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 408 students909 Roosevelt Ave
    Redwood CityCA 94061
    (650)366-3122
    1KG-5408

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