John F Kennedy

  • John F Kennedy serves 605 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 29% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 33% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 39%.

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School Overview

  • John F Kennedy's student population of 605 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students605 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • John F Kennedy's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of John F Kennedy is 0.68, 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#1218 out of 1,671 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
53%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:113:1
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Asian
5%
7%
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Hispanic
11%
19%
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Black
45%
9%
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White
32%
61%
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Two or more races
7%
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 Score0.680.35
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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 NameBrockton School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Brockton Brockton High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 4264 students
    0.6 miles
    470 Forest Avenue
    Brockton, MA 02301
    (508)580-7633
    0.6 9-12 4264
  • Brockton Edison Academy
    Grades: 9-12 | 153 students
    0.9 miles
    470 Forest Avenue
    Brockton, MA 02301
    (508)580-7638
    0.9 9-12 153
  • Brockton Huntington
    Grades: K-5 | 552 students
    0.9 miles
    1121 Warren Avenue
    Brockton, MA 02301
    (508)580-7235
    0.9 K-5 552
  • Brockton South Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 513 students
    0.9 miles
    105 Keith Avenue
    Brockton, MA 02301
    (508)580-7311
    0.9 6-8 513
  • Brockton Gilmore School Early Childhood Center
    Grades: PK-K | 288 students
    1.3 miles
    150 Clinton Street
    Brockton, MA 02302
    (508)580-7685
    1.3 PK-K 288

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