John F. Kennedy Middle School

John F. Kennedy Middle School serves 798 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 74%.
John F. Kennedy Middle School operates within the Redwood City Elementary School District.

Overview

The student population of 798 students has declined by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has declined by 24% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 798 students
John F. Kennedy Middle School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 37 teachers
John F. Kennedy Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade John F. Kennedy Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.36 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 21:1 22:1
John F. Kennedy Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
1%
1%
John F. Kennedy Middle School American Indian Students (1990-2005)
Asian
4%
11%
John F. Kennedy Middle School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
79%
52%
John F. Kennedy Middle School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
2%
7%
John F. Kennedy Middle School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
12%
26%
John F. Kennedy Middle School White Students (1988-2013)
Hawaiian
2%
1%
John F. Kennedy Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2013)
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.
0.36 0.42
John F. Kennedy Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
63%
48%
John F. Kennedy Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2013)
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.
14%
8%
John F. Kennedy Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 9,183 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $12,651 is higher than the state average of $11,099. The district revenue/student has grown by 33% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,311 is higher than the state average of $10,975. The district spending/student has grown by 8% over four years.
School District Name Redwood City Elementary School District
Number of Schools
Managed
17
4
Number of Students Managed 9,183 1,667
Redwood City Elementary School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $112 MM $19 MM
Redwood City Elementary School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $100 MM $18 MM
Redwood City Elementary School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,651 $11,099
Redwood City Elementary School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,311 $10,975
Redwood City Elementary School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Woodside High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Mckinley Institute Of Technical 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
    2498 Massachusetts Ave
    Redwood CityCA 94061
    (650)368-2981
    0.4 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 412 students                      
  • Redwood CityAdelante Spanish Immersion Elementary School
    Magnet School
    3150 Granger Way
    Redwood CityCA 94061
    (650)482-5999
    Magnet School

    0.5 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 567 students                      
  • Redwood CityRoosevelt Elementary School
    2223 Vera Ave
    Redwood CityCA 94061
    (650)369-5597
    0.6 mi | Gr. KG-7 | 553 students                      
  • Redwood CityJohn Gill Elementary School
    555 Ave Del Ora
    Redwood CityCA 94062
    (650)365-8320
    0.9 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 484 students                      
  • Redwood CityRoy Cloud Elementary School
    3790 Red Oak Way
    Redwood CityCA 94061
    (650)369-2264
    1 mi | Gr. KG-8 | 809 students                      

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