PROFICIENCY 42% 9% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
31%Sacramento City Unified
15%Sacramento
38%California

John F. Kennedy High is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "Sacramento City Unified" in Sacramento, CA. There are a total of 2,139 students and 92 teachers at John F. Kennedy High, for a student to teacher ratio of 24 to 1. There are a total of 928 free lunch students and 204 reduced lunch students.

John F. Kennedy High has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 41.5%, which is 9% higher than the California average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students2139
Teachers91.56
Student/Teacher ratio24:1
Free lunch928
Reduced lunch204

 

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
All31%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School31%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All52%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School52%

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 13.4% 15.9% 24.1% 51.1%
African American 19.0% 16.3% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 31.8% 20.5% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 27.0% 40.0% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.8% 0.8% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 2.5% 2.0% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 5.6% 4.5% 3.1% 3.1%

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Sacramento demographics profile

StatisticSacramentoCaliforniaNational
Population484,53038,654,206318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)4,96323291
Median age34.236.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)47%52%55%
Speak English63%56%79%
Speak Spanish18%29%13%

Education level achieved in Sacramento

IndexSacramentoCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade82.2%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school80.9%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college62.5%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree39.4%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors30.7%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters11.2%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree3.9%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.2%1.6%1.3%
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Source: The John F. Kennedy High data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.