John F Kennedy

  • John F Kennedy serves 504 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 65% (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 62% (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 24% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 39%.

School Overview

  • John F Kennedy's student population of 504 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students504 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • John F Kennedy's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of John F Kennedy is 0.41, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.35. 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#467 out of 1,671 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
53%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
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Asian
12%
7%
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Hispanic
3%
19%
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Black
5%
9%
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White
76%
61%
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Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in John F Kennedy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.410.35
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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 NameCanton School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
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At this school the teachers are friendly and they challenge you,mentally and physically.they school also gives a great eduacation and maybe a bit extra.Overall the school is great.
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I Loved the school A LOT There is a music program, art, library, Phys Ed
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