J F Kennedy Memorial

  • J F Kennedy Memorial serves 367 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-84% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 85-89% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • J F Kennedy Memorial placed in the top 10% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

J F Kennedy Memorial places among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

School Overview

  • J F Kennedy Memorial's student population of 367 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students367 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • J F Kennedy Memorial is ranked within the top 10% of all 1,666 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of J F Kennedy Memorial is 0.26, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall Testing Rank#152 out of 1666 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:113:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
6%
7%
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Hispanic
4%
20%
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Black
n/a
9%
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White
86%
60%
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Hawaiian
2%
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.260.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFranklin School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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