John F. Kennedy Elementary School

785 Price St.
Daly City, CA 94014
(School attendance zone shown in map)
6/
10
Top 50%
Serving 340 students in grades Kindergarten-5, John F. Kennedy Elementary School ranks in the top 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is higher than the California state average of 34%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the California state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 340 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • : Top 50% in CA
  • : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • : 40-44% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

John F. Kennedy Elementary School's student population of 340 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
340 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
17 teachers
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School Rankings

John F. Kennedy Elementary School ranks within the top 50% of all 3,649 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of John F. Kennedy Elementary School is 0.61, 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.
This School
State Level (CA)
#1798 out of 3649 schools
(Top 50%)
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45-49%
34%
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40-44%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
21:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
37%
12%
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Hispanic
50%
56%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
4%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
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Two or more races
8%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.61
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
43%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
7%
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Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is John F. Kennedy Elementary School's ranking?
John F. Kennedy Elementary School is ranked #1798 out of 3,649 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in California.
What schools are John F. Kennedy Elementary School often compared to?
John F. Kennedy Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Susan B. Anthony Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
45-49% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 34% CA state average), while 40-44% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% CA state average).
How many students attend John F. Kennedy Elementary School?
340 students attend John F. Kennedy Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
50% of John F. Kennedy Elementary School students are Hispanic, 37% of students are Asian, 8% of students are Two or more races, 4% of students are White, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of John F. Kennedy Elementary School?
John F. Kennedy Elementary School has a student ration of 20:1, which is lower than 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 Jefferson Elementary School District.
In what neighborhood is John F. Kennedy Elementary School located?
John F. Kennedy Elementary School is located in the Hillside neighborhood of Daly City, CA. There are 3 other public schools located in Hillside.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 340 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • : Top 50%
  • : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • : 40-44% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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