John F Kennedy School (Closed 2017)

  • John F Kennedy School served 266 students in grades 1-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was 75-79% (which was higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 72%) for the 2013-14 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was 65-69% (which was lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 70%) for the 2013-14 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 was lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 31% of the student body (majority Black), which was lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 1-3
Total Students266 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
72%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
n/a
11%
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Black
26%
15%
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White
69%
66%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in John F Kennedy School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.460.27
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Eligible for Free Lunch
64%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew Castle Area SD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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