Students of the Month
|White|| 60% |
|Black|| 11% |
|Asian|| 8% |
|Hispanic|| 19% |
|American Indian or Native Alaskan|| 0% |
|Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander|| 0% |
|Multiracial|| 1% |
|Female|| 45.6% |
|Male|| 54.4% |
|Economically disadvantaged students|| 38% |
|Students with disabilities|| 23% |
|English learners|| 6% |
|Homeless students|| 3% |
|Students in foster care|| 1% |
|Military-connected students|| 0% |
|Migrant students|| 0% |
|Grade||Percent of total students||Students|
|Pre-K|| 15% ||45|
|Kindergarten|| 24% ||69|
|1st Grade|| 21% ||62|
|2nd Grade|| 22% ||64|
|3rd Grade|| 18% ||52|
|Incidents per year|
|Harassment, intimidation, and bullying||1|
|Days absent||Percent of students|
|0 days|| 2% |
|1 to 5 days|| 31% |
|6 to 10 days|| 33% |
|11 to 15 days|| 20% |
|Over 15 days|| 13% |
|English|| 85.0% |
|Spanish|| 7.8% |
|Bengali|| 4.1% |
|Chinese|| 1.0% |
|Other|| 1.0% |
|Gujarati|| 1.0% |
Learn more about John F Kennedy Elementary School.
"Proud To Be An Eagle"; Be Safe, Be Responsible, Be Respectful
The CARE program is for all district students in grades PreK -8 and is available before and after school. Fees apply.
The district encourages all employees to participate in continuing education activities. These include professional book clubs, out-of-district workshops, in-district workshops and professional activities, tuition reimbursement for advanced coursework, PLC study groups, turnkey training by staff for staff and independent study/research projects.
The RTI program is for ELA and math with in class support and pull out classes based on student need. Before school Fundations lessons provides additional help with phonological awareness activities. The district ESL teacher works with identified students as needed.
Breakfast and lunch are available daily; students have weekly Physical Education classes and daily recess.
Parent groups include PEACE (parent/teacher organization) & SEPAG (Special Education Parent Advisory Group) which meet on a bi-monthly schedule. Parent portal is available through our SIS for grade and homework review.
The entire school is air-conditioned. In addition to classrooms, the building has a Media Center, computer lab, art room, music room, and all purpose room/cafeteria (with a stage area).
All district building have electronic access, security cameras and patrolled by a security officer and local police.
Student in grades 2-3 have 1:1 chromebooks. The building has a media center and computer lab, as well as smartboards/brightlinks and various digital tools. Students have formal training in the area of computer technology weekly.
The district has 2 general education pre-school classes and 1 pre-school disabled class, located in JFK Elementary School. All classes are full-day programs. Funding for this program is a combination of the following sources: State Pre-School funding, IDEA funds, local funds and parent tuition. The Pre-School classes use Creative Curriculum.
The district is a Choice District and has 47 seats in grade K-8. Choice students in grades K-3 attend JFK Elementary School.