John F. Kennedy Middle School

John F. Kennedy Middle School serves 1,395 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 57%.
John F. Kennedy Middle School operates within the Dade School District.

Overview

The student population of 1395 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 65 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,395 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 65 teachers
Students by Grade John F. Kennedy Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.46 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1 15:1
Asian
2%
2%
Hispanic
22%
28%
Black
70%
23%
White
3%
43%
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.
0.46 0.45
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.
79%
49%
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.
9%
8%
John F. Kennedy Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 365,628 students has grown by 5% over five years.
School District Name Dade School District
Number of Schools
Managed
507
23
Number of Students Managed 365,628 9,989
District Total Revenue $3,531 MM $138 MM
Dade School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $3,994 MM $159 MM
Dade School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,220 $13,793
Dade School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,558 $15,882
Dade School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is North Miami Beach Senior High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is North Miami Middle School (2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Gertrude K. Edleman/sabal Palm Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • North Miami BeachNorth Miami Beach Senior High School
    Magnet School
    1247 Ne 167th St
    North Miami BeachFL 33162
    (305)949-8381
    Magnet School

    0.2 mi | 2164 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • North Miami BeachGertrude K. Edleman/sabal Palm Elementary School
    17101 Ne 7th Ave
    North Miami BeachFL 33162
    (305)651-2411
    0.6 mi | 737 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • MiamiOak Grove Elementary School
    15640 Ne 8th Ave
    MiamiFL 33162
    (305)945-1511
    0.8 mi | 707 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • N Miami BeachPrimary Learning Center C
    1575 Ne 177 St
    N Miami BeachFL 33162
    (305)624-8802
    0.9 mi | n/a students | Gr. KG                      
  • MiamiMavericks High Of North Miami Dade County
    Alternative School
    Charter School
    16150 North East 17th Ave
    MiamiFL 33162
    (786)629-7053
    Alternative School
    Charter School

    0.9 mi | 531 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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Did You Know?
Miami-dade County, FL public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.32, which is lower than the Florida average of 0.45. The most diverse school district in Miami-dade County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Florida or national school diversity statistics.