John F Kennedy

  • John F Kennedy serves 321 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 65-69% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 60-64% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 39%.

School Overview

  • John F Kennedy's student population of 321 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students321 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • John F Kennedy's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of John F Kennedy is 0.17, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall School Rank#600 out of 1,671 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
53%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
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Asian
3%
7%
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Hispanic
2%
19%
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Black
1%
9%
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White
91%
61%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score0.170.58
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBillerica School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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