John F Kennedy

  • John F Kennedy serves 530 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 63% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 68% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • John F Kennedy placed in the top 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40%.

School Overview

  • John F Kennedy's student population of 530 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students530 students
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

  • John F Kennedy is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,666 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of John F Kennedy is 0.45, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall Testing Rank#510 out of 1666 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
12%
7%
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Hispanic
4%
20%
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Black
6%
9%
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White
73%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score0.450.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCanton School District
Source: 2017-2018 (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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