Robert F Kennedy Community High School

  • Robert F Kennedy Community High School serves 728 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 90-94% (which is higher than the New York state average of 50%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 90-94% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Robert F Kennedy Community High School's student population of 728 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students728 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Robert F Kennedy Community High School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Robert F Kennedy Community High School is 0.71, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank#168 out of 4,239 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)90-94%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)90-94%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:114:1
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Asian
34%
9%
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Hispanic
39%
26%
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Black
10%
17%
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White
15%
44%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score0.710.38
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Graduation Rate85-89%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic #25 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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