J F Kennedy Memorial

551 Pond Street
Franklin, MA 02038
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 20%
Serving 340 students in grades Kindergarten-5, J F Kennedy Memorial ranks in the top 20% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-74% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 41%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-64% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 44%).
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the Massachusetts state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 44% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 340 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 14%
  • : Top 20% in MA
  • : 70-74% (Top 10%)
  • : 60-64% (Top 20%)
  • : 75-79% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

J F Kennedy Memorial's student population of 340 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
340 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
29 teachers
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School Rankings

J F Kennedy Memorial ranks within the top 20% of all 1,631 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of J F Kennedy Memorial is 0.26, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (MA)
#214 out of 1631 schools
(Top 20%)
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70-74%
41%
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60-64%
44%
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75-79%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1
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American Indian
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Asian
6%
7%
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Hispanic
4%
23%
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Black
n/a
10%
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White
86%
56%
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Hawaiian
3%
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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0.26
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is J F Kennedy Memorial's ranking?
J F Kennedy Memorial is ranked #214 out of 1,631 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts.
What schools are J F Kennedy Memorial often compared to?
J F Kennedy Memorialis often viewed alongside schools like Jefferson Elementary School, Helen Keller Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
70-74% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 41% MA state average), while 60-64% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 44% MA state average).
How many students attend J F Kennedy Memorial?
340 students attend J F Kennedy Memorial.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
86% of J F Kennedy Memorial students are White, 6% of students are Asian, 4% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Hawaiian, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of J F Kennedy Memorial?
J F Kennedy Memorial has a student ration of 12:1, which is equal to the Massachusetts state average of 12:1.
What grades does J F Kennedy Memorial offer ?
J F Kennedy Memorial offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is J F Kennedy Memorial part of?
J F Kennedy Memorial is part of Franklin School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 340 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 14%
  • : Top 20%
  • : 70-74% (Top 10%)
  • : 60-64% (Top 20%)
  • : 75-79% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

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