John F Kennedy High School

99 Terrace View Ave 4th Fl

Bronx, NY 10463

Tel: (718)817-7400
Grades: 3-12

711 students

John F Kennedy High School serves 711 students in grades 3-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 52%.
John F Kennedy High School operates within the New York City Geographic #10 School District.

Overview

The student population of 711 students has declined by 38% over five years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has declined by 39% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 3-12
Total Students 711 students
John F Kennedy High School Total Students (2006-2013)
Gender % 68% Male / 32%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 37 teachers
Students by Grade John F Kennedy High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.50 is more than the state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 13:1
Hispanic
62%
23%
Black
35%
19%
White
1%
48%
All Ethnic Groups John F Kennedy High School Sch Ethnicity John F Kennedy High 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.
0.50 0.35
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.
93%
42%
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.
6%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 61,333 students has grown by 9% over five years.
School District Name New York City Geographic #10 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
78
3
Number of Students Managed 61,333 1,324
New York City Geographic  #10 School District Number of Students Managed (2004-2012)
District Total Revenue n/a $29 MM
District Spending n/a $29 MM
District Revenue / Student n/a $21,692
District Spending / Student n/a $21,514
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Bronx Theatre High School (0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is The New Visions Charter High School For The Humani (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is New Visions Charter High School For Advanced Math (0 miles away)
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  • BronxEnglish Language Learners And International Suppor High School
    99 Terrace View Ave
    BronxNY 10463
    (718)220-1889
    0 mi | 311 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • BronxMarble Hill High School Of International Studies
    99 Terrace View Ave
    BronxNY 10463
    (718)561-0973
    0 mi | 455 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • BronxBronx Engineering And Technology Academy
    99 Terrace View Ave
    BronxNY 10458
    (718)563-6678
    0 mi | 439 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • BronxBronx School Of Law And Finance
    99 Terrace View Ave
    BronxNY 10463
    (718)561-0113
    0 mi | 422 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • BronxBronx Theatre High School
    99 Terrace View Ave
    BronxNY 10463
    (718)329-2902
    0 mi | 447 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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Did You Know?
Bronx, NY 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 0.45, which is higher than the New York average of 0.35. The most diverse school in Bronx is P.S. 97. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New York or national school diversity statistics.