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J F Kennedy High School

Winston Salem, NC


J F Kennedy High School
890 E 11th Street
Winston Salem, NC  27101
Phone: 336-703-3703
Forsyth County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 2 out of 10 stars
2

Grades Served: 6-12
Enrollment: 366
Type: Regular School  
J F Kennedy High School

J F Kennedy High School


Metro Area Ranking

#27
Metro Area Middle School Ranking: J F Kennedy High School is ranked #27 of 35 of the best middle schools in Winston-Salem and surrounding areas (23rd percentile). Cick the link to see all 35 middle schools.


#19
Metro Area High School Ranking: J F Kennedy High School is ranked #19 out of 21 of the best high schools in Winston-Salem and surrounding areas (10th percentile). Cick the link to see all 21 high schools.


State Ranking

#635
Statewide Middle School Ranking: J F Kennedy High School is ranked #635 out of 719 of the best middle schools in North Carolina (12th percentile). Click the link to see all 719 middle schools.


#399
Statewide High School Ranking: J F Kennedy High School is ranked #399 out of 429 of the best high schools in North Carolina (7th percentile). Click the link to see all 429 high schools.


Overall, J F Kennedy High School is a 2-star school (on a scale of 1 to 10 stars) based on CarolinaSchoolHub’s analysis. The school is located in Forsyth County, NC. J F Kennedy High School has an enrollment of approximately 366 students and serves grades 6-12. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.

90.9
(Exceeded Growth)
Student Growth Score: J F Kennedy High School had a Student Growth Score of 90.9. This placed J F Kennedy High School in the 85th percentile of 2322 North Carolina public schools with student growth data available. NCDPI’s growth score measures how well schools grow student achievement over time. Scores range from 50.0 to 100.0 - with 100.0 indicating the highest growth in student achievement and 50.0 indicating the lowest.  

 North Carolina Letter Grades
  North Carolina Overall Letter Grade

  North Carolina Math Letter Grade

  North Carolina Reading Letter Grade

Please note: The state of North Carolina assigns letter grades to public schools, on an A through F scale.


North Carolina Standardized Tests

Average ACT Scores

Subject Average Score at
This School
Average Score
This School's State
Percentile Rating
State Percentile
State Average of
All NC Schools
State Average
English 11.8 12th 16.1
Math 15.3 12th 18.1
Reading 14.3 13th 18.4
Science 14.8 16th 18.0
Writing 5 34th 5.5

Nearly all North Carolina public and charter school students who are enrolled in grade 11 for the first time are required to take the ACT. In the chart above, you can get a sense for how the average ACT scores at J F Kennedy High stack up against those of other high schools in North Carolina.


End of Grade Tests

EOG Reading Grade 6

 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 10% - Level 4 (Solid)
 10% - Level 4 (Solid)
 15% - Level 3
 15% - Level 3
 39% - Level 2
 39% - Level 2
 31% - Level 1
 31% - Level 1

EOG Reading Grade 7

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 20% - Level 4 (Solid)
 20% - Level 4 (Solid)
 < 5% - Level 3
 < 5% - Level 3
 54% - Level 2
 54% - Level 2
 20% - Level 1
 20% - Level 1

EOG Reading Grade 8

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 17% - Level 4 (Solid)
 17% - Level 4 (Solid)
 9% - Level 3
 9% - Level 3
 37% - Level 2
 37% - Level 2
 34% - Level 1
 34% - Level 1

EOG Science Grade 8

 11% - Level 5 (Superior)
 11% - Level 5 (Superior)
 31% - Level 4 (Solid)
 31% - Level 4 (Solid)
 14% - Level 3
 14% - Level 3
 20% - Level 2
 20% - Level 2
 23% - Level 1
 23% - Level 1

End of Course Scores

EOC Biology

 21% - Level 1
 21% - Level 1
 33% - Level 2
 33% - Level 2
 12% - Level 3
 12% - Level 3
 31% - Level 4 (Solid)
 31% - Level 4 (Solid)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)

EOC English 2

 24% - Level 1
 24% - Level 1
 31% - Level 2
 31% - Level 2
 13% - Level 3
 13% - Level 3
 33% - Level 4 (Solid)
 33% - Level 4 (Solid)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)


Graduation Rate
 95% - J F Kennedy High School
 88% - Median of North Carolina high schools
 95% - J F Kennedy High School
 88% - Median of North Carolina high schools


 Students

Student Enrollment Trend


Diversity Indicators

  
 American Indian - N/A
  
 American Indian - N/A
 
 Asian - N/A
 
 Asian - N/A
 Black - 31%
 Black - 31%
 Hispanic - 62%
 Hispanic - 62%
 
 Two or More Races - N/A
 
 Two or More Races - N/A
 White - 6%
 White - 6%

Please note: The numbers above represent combined percentages of end-of-grade and end-of-course tests taken by students at J F Kennedy High School for the 2018-2019 school year, as reported by the NCDPI. Actual percentages of students may vary somewhat from those indicated.

School test scores, student data and teacher data are from North Carolina Department of Public Instruction (NCDPI) information for the 2018-2019 school year. Rankings for J F Kennedy High School and other area schools were developed by CarolinaSchoolHub.

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School Name Stars Distance City
School
Type
 
Grades
Served
Winston-Salem Preparatory Academy 1 0.8 miles Winston-Salem, NC Regular 6-12
The Downtown School 10 0.8 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular PK-8
Ashley Academy 1 1.0 miles Winston-Salem, NC Regular PK-5
Kimberley Park Elementary School 1 1.2 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular PK-5
Cook Literacy Model School 3 1.2 miles Winston-Salem, NC Regular PK-5
Paisley IB Magnet School 6 1.5 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular 6-1
Kingswood School 1 1.7 miles Winston-Salem, NC Regular PK-12
Wiley Magnet Middle School 4 1.8 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular 6-8
R J Reynolds High School 8 1.8 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular 9-12
Brunson Elementary School 8 2.0 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular PK-5
Atkins Academic & Tech High School 10 2.2 miles Winston-Salem, NC Regular 9-12
Diggs-Latham Elementary School 1 2.4 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular PK-5
Carver High School 1 2.4 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular 9-12
Petree Elementary School 1 2.4 miles Winston-Salem, NC Regular PK-5
Forest Park Elementary School 1 2.7 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular PK-5
Whitaker Elementary School 10 2.9 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular PK-5
North Hills Elementary School 2 3.0 miles Winston-Salem, NC Regular PK-5
Moore Magnet Elementary School 3 3.1 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular PK-5
Main Street Academy 1 3.2 miles Winston-Salem, NC Regular 6-12
Mineral Springs Elementary School 4 3.4 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular PK-5