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 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 798 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 37 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

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
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
4%
11%
Hispanic
79%
52%
Black
2%
7%
White
12%
26%
Hawaiian
2%
1%
All Ethnic Groups
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
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%
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%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 9,183 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Redwood City Elementary School District
Number of Schools
Managed
17
4
Number of Students Managed 9,183 1,667
District Total Revenue $112 MM $19 MM
District Spending $100 MM $18 MM
District Revenue / Student $12,651 $11,099
District Spending / Student $11,311 $10,975
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 Students Grades
  • Redwood CityHenry Ford Elementary School
    2498 Massachusetts Ave
    Redwood CityCA 94061
    (650)368-2981
    0.4 mi | 412 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • Redwood CityAdelante Spanish Immersion Elementary School
    Magnet School
    3150 Granger Way
    Redwood CityCA 94061
    (650)482-5999
    Magnet School

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

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