551 Pond Street
Franklin, MA 02038
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
J F Kennedy Memorial serves 367 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
J F Kennedy Memorial placed in the top 5% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75-79% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 80-84% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 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 Rankings

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

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School Overview

J F Kennedy Memorial's student population of 367 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
367 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
24 teachers
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School Rankings

J F Kennedy Memorial is ranked within the top 5% of all 1,667 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 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 Data
This School
State Level (MA)
Overall Testing Rank
#82 out of 1667 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-84%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
13:1
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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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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.26
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Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
1%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 367 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 14%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5% in MA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 75-79% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 80-84% (Top 5%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.26 (Btm 50%)

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