John F. Kennedy Elementary School

1300 E. Mcfadden
Santa Ana, CA 92705
(School attendance zone shown in map)
John F. Kennedy Elementary School serves 483 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 32% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 28% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is equal to the California state level of 21:1.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 483 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Math Proficiency
    : 32%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 28%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

John F. Kennedy Elementary School's student population of 483 students has declined by 21% over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
483 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
23 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

The diversity score of John F. Kennedy Elementary School is 0.04, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
32%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of John F. Kennedy Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
28%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of John F. Kennedy Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
21:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of John F. Kennedy Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
n/a
12%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in John F. Kennedy Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Hispanic
98%
56%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in John F. Kennedy Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
n/a
5%
White
n/a
21%
This chart display the percentage of White students in John F. Kennedy Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 1999-00 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
5%
All Ethnic Groups
This 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 CA.
Diversity Score
0.04
This chart display the diversity score of John F. Kennedy Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in John F. Kennedy Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (20-21)
8%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in John F. Kennedy Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
32% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 28% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).
How many students attend John F. Kennedy Elementary School?
483 students attend John F. Kennedy Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
98% of John F. Kennedy Elementary School students are Hispanic, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of John F. Kennedy Elementary School?
John F. Kennedy Elementary School has a student ration of 21:1, which is equal to the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does John F. Kennedy Elementary School offer ?
John F. Kennedy Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is John F. Kennedy Elementary School part of?
John F. Kennedy Elementary School is part of Santa Ana Unified School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 483 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Math Proficiency
    : 32%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 28%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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