John F. Kennedy Middle School

2521 Goodwin Ave,

Redwood City, CA, 93239-1727

Tel: (650)365-4611
Grades: 6-8

804 students

John F. Kennedy Middle School serves 804 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 86% 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 804 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 804 students
John F. Kennedy Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
John F. Kennedy Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade John F. Kennedy Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has decreased from : over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.42 is less than the state average of 0.64. 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 (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
4%
11%
John F. Kennedy Middle School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
75%
52%
John F. Kennedy Middle School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
2%
7%
John F. Kennedy Middle School Black (1988-2012)
White
14%
26%
John F. Kennedy Middle School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups John F. Kennedy Middle School Sch Ethnicity John F. Kennedy Middle School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.42 0.64
John F. Kennedy Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
n/a
10%
John F. Kennedy Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2011)
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.
n/a
n/a
John F. Kennedy Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 9,258 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Redwood City Elementary School District
Number of Schools
Managed
16
4
Number of Students Managed 9,258 1,577
Redwood City Elementary School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $112 MM $19 MM
Redwood City Elementary School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $100 MM $18 MM
Redwood City Elementary School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,651 $11,099
Redwood City Elementary School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,311 $10,975
Redwood City Elementary School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (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 Technology Middle School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Henry Ford Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Redwood City Henry Ford Elementary School
    2498 Massachusetts Ave
    Redwood City , CA , 94061
    (650)368-2981
    0.4  mi  |  454  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Redwood City Adelante Spanish Immersion Elementary School
    Magnet School
    3150 Granger Way
    Redwood City , CA , 94061
    (650)482-5999
    Magnet School
    0.5  mi  |  579  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Redwood City Roosevelt Elementary School
    2223 Vera Ave
    Redwood City , CA , 94061
    (650)369-5597
    0.6  mi  |  485  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Redwood City John Gill Elementary School
    555 Ave Del Ora
    Redwood City , CA , 94062
    (650)365-8320
    0.9  mi  |  465  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Redwood City Roy Cloud Elementary School
    3790 Red Oak Way
    Redwood City , CA , 94061
    (650)369-2264
    1  mi  |  811  students  |  Gr.  KG-8

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