John F. Kennedy High School

8281 Walker St, La Palma, CA 90623 | (714) 220-4101
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 2,401
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 8281 Walker St., La Palma, CA 90623
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 2,401
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 91.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 26.4
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 1,194 (49.7%)
  • Females: 1,207 (50.3%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 266 (11.1%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 468 (19.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 734 (30.6%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
John F. Kennedy High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian30.1%
Black1014.2%
Asian74931.2%
Hispanic76031.7%
White60925.4%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For John F. Kennedy High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade65627.3%
10th Grade64126.7%
11th Grade55723.2%
12th Grade54722.8%
Graduates Information (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
96.4%
District:
84.6%
State:
78.6%
Teacher Education Background (2009)
Percent With Ph.D.
School:
3.0%
District:
12.7%
Percent With Master's Degree
School:
30.7%
District:
11.1%
Percent With Bachelor's Degree: 23.8%
Teacher Credentials & Experience (2009)
Percent of Teachers With Credentials: 97.8%
Number of Certificated Staff: 101.0
Average Number of Years of Teacher Experience: 11.5
Average Age
School:
40.1
District:
46.2
Source: CA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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