John F Kennedy Elementary School

  • John F Kennedy Elementary School serves 324 students in grades Prekindergarten-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 55-59% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 50-54% (which is approximately equal to the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 55%.

School Overview

  • John F Kennedy Elementary School's student population of 324 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-3
Total Students324 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • John F Kennedy Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of John F Kennedy Elementary School is 0.57, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rank#1469 out of 2,236 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:112:1
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Asian
7%
10%
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Hispanic
16%
27%
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Black
11%
16%
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White
63%
45%
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Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score0.570.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBerlin Township School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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