John F Kennedy Middle School

1385 Berkshire Ave, Springfield, MA 01151 | (413) 787-7510
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 639
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 1385 Berkshire Avenue, Springfield, MA 01151
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details
  • Springfield School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $16,156
  • Graduation Rate: 46.7%
  • Dropout Rate: 9.7%
  • Students Per Teacher: 11.7
  • Enrolled Students: 25,141

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 639
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 43.8
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 14.6
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 316 (49.5%)
  • Females: 323 (50.5%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 28 (4.4%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 557 (87.2%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 585 (91.5%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
John F Kennedy Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black19730.8%
Asian30.5%
Hispanic36356.8%
White507.8%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For John F Kennedy Middle School
  Number Percent
6th Grade22334.9%
7th Grade18729.3%
8th Grade22935.8%
Source: MA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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2 reviews for John F Kennedy Middle School

  • Reviewed by Parent or Guardian on January 24, 2011
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • my daughter start in this school and it is a good school because the teachers are excellent and the principal of the school have the police in the school for bulling problems, my daughter love this school
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on March 17, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • not a safe school to go to. a lot of bullying and the staff don't do nothing to help you.

Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that John F Kennedy Middle School performed on average much worse than most other schools across the state on MCAS state exams in the following subjects:
  • English Language Arts
  • Math
  • Science

MCAS - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201026.0%34.0%69.0%
200934.0%31.0%66.0%
 
Math Test
201014.0%19.0%59.0%
200921.0%21.0%57.0%
 

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201041.0%38.0%72.0%
200936.0%36.0%70.0%
 
Math Test
201015.0%18.0%53.0%
200914.0%16.0%49.0%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201053.0%49.0%78.0%
200953.0%48.0%78.0%
 
Math Test
201012.0%16.0%51.0%
200912.0%11.0%48.0%
 
Science Test
20102.0%8.0%40.0%
20097.0%8.0%39.0%
 
Source: MA Department of Education 2009-2010

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