John F Kennedy Elementary School

  • John F Kennedy Elementary School serves 613 students in grades Kindergarten-2.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 70-74% (which is higher than the New York state average of 69%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 60-64% (which is approximately equal to the New York state average of 60%) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • John F Kennedy Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 56%.

School Overview

  • John F Kennedy Elementary School's student population of 613 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-2
Total Students613 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

  • John F Kennedy Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 4,190 schools in New York (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of John F Kennedy Elementary School is 0.56, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
69%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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Asian
2%
9%
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Hispanic
42%
26%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
52%
44%
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Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in John F Kennedy Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.560.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBrewster Central School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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