J F Kennedy Middle School

  • J F Kennedy Middle School serves 641 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 69% (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 65% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • J F Kennedy Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40%.

School Overview

  • J F Kennedy Middle School's student population of 641 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 53 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students641 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of J F Kennedy Middle School
Total Classroom Teachers53 teachers
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School Comparison

  • J F Kennedy Middle School is ranked within the top 50% 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 Middle School is 0.38, 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#504 out of 1666 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:1n/a
American Indian
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n/a
Asian
11%
7%
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Hispanic
5%
20%
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Black
2%
9%
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White
78%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score0.380.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in J F Kennedy Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in J F Kennedy Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNatick School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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  • Natick Brown
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    0.1 miles
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    Natick, MA 01760
    (508) 647-6660
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  • Natick Johnson
    Grades: K-4 | 229 students
    1.4 miles
    99 South Main Street
    Natick, MA 01760
    (508) 647-6680
    1.4 K-4 229
  • Natick Bennett-hemenway
    Grades: K-4 | 594 students
    1.5 miles
    22 East Evergreen Rd
    Natick, MA 01760
    (508) 647-6580
    1.5 K-4 594
  • Natick Natick High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,730 student
    1.5 miles
    15 West Street
    Natick, MA 01760
    (508) 647-6600
    1.5 9-12 1,730
  • Natick Wilson Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 945 students
    1.5 miles
    22 Rutledge Rd
    Natick, MA 01760
    (508) 647-6670
    1.5 5-8 945

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