John F Kennedy Intermediate School

101 Lake Ave
Deer Park, NY 11729
(School attendance zone shown in map)
6/
10
Top 50%
Serving 801 students in grades 3-5, John F Kennedy Intermediate School ranks in the top 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 47% (which is higher than the New York state average of 46%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 49% (which is equal to the New York state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is equal to the New York state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 3-5
  • Enrollment: 801 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 71%
  • : Top 50% in NY
  • : 47% (Top 50%)
  • : 49% (Top 50%)
  • : 96% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

John F Kennedy Intermediate School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

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Attribute

School Overview

John F Kennedy Intermediate School's student population of 801 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 76 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 3-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
801 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
76 teachers
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School Rankings

John F Kennedy Intermediate School ranks within the top 50% of all 4,377 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of John F Kennedy Intermediate School is 0.76, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (NY)
#2064 out of 4377 schools
(Top 50%)
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47%
46%
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49%
49%
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96%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of John F Kennedy Intermediate School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
16%
10%
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Hispanic
31%
29%
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Black
20%
16%
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White
29%
41%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.76
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
3%
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Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is John F Kennedy Intermediate School's ranking?
John F Kennedy Intermediate School is ranked #2064 out of 4,377 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in New York.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
47% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NY state average), while 49% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NY state average).
How many students attend John F Kennedy Intermediate School?
801 students attend John F Kennedy Intermediate School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
31% of John F Kennedy Intermediate School students are Hispanic, 29% of students are White, 20% of students are Black, 16% of students are Asian, and 4% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of John F Kennedy Intermediate School?
John F Kennedy Intermediate School has a student ration of 11:1, which is equal to the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does John F Kennedy Intermediate School offer ?
John F Kennedy Intermediate School offers enrollment in grades 3-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is John F Kennedy Intermediate School part of?
John F Kennedy Intermediate School is part of Deer Park Union Free School District.

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5   8/28/2021
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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 3-5
  • Enrollment: 801 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 71%
  • : Top 50%
  • : 47% (Top 50%)
  • : 49% (Top 50%)
  • : 96% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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