PROFICIENCY 15% 61% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
30%West Contra Costa Unified
8%Richmond
38%California

John F. Kennedy High is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "West Contra Costa Unified" in Richmond, CA. There are a total of 865 students and 40 teachers at John F. Kennedy High, for a student to teacher ratio of 22 to 1. There are a total of 640 free lunch students and 47 reduced lunch students.

John F. Kennedy High has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 14.8%, which is 61% lower than the California average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students865
Teachers39.98
Student/Teacher ratio22:1
Free lunch640
Reduced lunch47

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At John F. Kennedy High, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All6-9%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School6-9%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All20-24%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School20-24%

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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John F. Kennedy High race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictCaliforniaNational
Caucasian 1.6% 7.7% 24.1% 51.1%
African American 28.5% 18.5% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 6.9% 13.1% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 60.0% 58.4% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.2% 0.3% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 1.9% 0.8% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.8% 1.1% 3.1% 3.1%

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Leadership Public Schools: Richmond35%1.6Richmond, CA

Richmond demographics profile

StatisticRichmondCaliforniaNational
Population4,03938,654,206318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)2,90723291
Median age29.436.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.2:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)46%52%55%
Speak English25%56%79%
Speak Spanish61%29%13%

Education level achieved in Richmond

IndexRichmondCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade64.7%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school62.9%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college37.6%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree19.9%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors13.2%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters2.8%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.0%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%1.6%1.3%
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