John F Kennedy Middle School

200 Jayne Blvd
Port Jefferson Station, NY 11776
(School attendance zone shown in map)
John F Kennedy Middle School serves 846 students in grades 6-9.
John F Kennedy Middle 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

John F Kennedy Middle School's student population of 846 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 59 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-9
Total Students846 students
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Total Classroom Teachers59 teachers
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School Comparison

John F Kennedy Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 4,239 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of John F Kennedy Middle School is 0.52, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#2337 out of 4239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
3%
9%
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Hispanic
29%
27%
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Black
3%
17%
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White
63%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.520.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBrookhaven-Comsewogue Union Free School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to John F Kennedy Middle School is Comsewogue High School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Mount Sinai Middle School (2.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Terryville Road School (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Port Jefferson Station Terryville Road School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 479 students
    0.7 miles
    401 Terryville Rd
    Port Jefferson Station, NY 11776
    (631) 474-2834
    0.7 3-5 479
  • Port Jefferson Station Clinton Avenue School
    Grades: K-2 | 458 students
    0.9 miles
    140 Clinton Ave
    Port Jefferson Station, NY 11776
    (631) 474-8150
    0.9 K-2 458
  • Port Jefferson Station Comsewogue High School Math: 89% | Reading: 94%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,274 student
    1.0 miles
    565 Bicycle Path
    Port Jefferson Station, NY 11776
    (631) 474-8182
    1 9-12 1,274
  • Port Jefferson Station Norwood Avenue School
    Grades: K-2 | 356 students
    1.0 miles
    290 Norwood Ave
    Port Jefferson Station, NY 11776
    (631) 474-8130
    1 K-2 356
  • East Setauket Ward Melville Senior High School Math: 98% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,759 student
    1.3 miles
    380 Old Town Rd
    East Setauket, NY 11733
    (631) 730-4900
    1.3 9-12 1,759

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