John F. Kennedy High Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
31.6
Algebra Proficiency
3.1
English Proficiency
2.9
Student/Teacher Ratio
17:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,646 Students
  • 98 Teachers

John F. Kennedy High
1901 RANDOLPH RD
SILVER SPRING, MD 20902

Phone: (301) 929-2100

District: Montgomery County Public Schools

Overview

At John F. Kennedy High, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at John F. Kennedy High is 47 percent. The student body makeup is 50 percent male and 50 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 93 percent. John F. Kennedy High is 1 of 30 high schools in the Montgomery County Public Schools.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares to others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded None
National Rank
Unranked

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 1,646
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 93%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 45%
Full-Time Teachers 98

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in English 76%
Proficient in Algebra 83%
College Readiness Index 31.6

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large Suburb
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding No

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 30
Total Students 45,255
Proficient in English (district average) 85%
Proficient in Algebra (district average) 87%
College Readiness (district average) 53.4

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