John F Kennedy Elementary School

  • John F Kennedy Elementary School serves 769 students in grades Prekindergarten-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 25-29% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • John F Kennedy Elementary School's student population of 769 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 56 teachers has grown by 27% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-3
Total Students769 students
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Total Classroom Teachers56 teachers
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School Comparison

  • John F Kennedy Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of John F Kennedy Elementary School is 0.58, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank#2170 out of 3,544 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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American Indian
2%
n/a
Asian
6%
5%
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Hispanic
36%
26%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
54%
49%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score0.580.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSchiller Park SD 81 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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    0.4 miles
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    (847)671-1816
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  • Franklin Park East Leyden High School Magnet School
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    0.9 miles
    3400 Rose St
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    (847)451-3023
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  • Franklin Park North Elementary School Magnet School
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    1.1 miles
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    (847)678-7962
    1.1 PK-5 244
  • Franklin Park West 40 Alop Achievers Alternative School
    Magnet School
    Grades: 9-12
    1.2 miles
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    (847)455-2435
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  • Schiller Park Washington Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: 4-5 | 270 students
    1.3 miles
    4835 Michigan Ave
    Schiller Park, IL 60176
    (847)671-1816
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