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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: 336-703-4143
Forsyth County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 2 out of 10 stars
2

Grades Served: 6-12
Enrollment: 328
Type: Regular School  
J F Kennedy High School

J F Kennedy High School


Metro Area Ranking

#28
Metro Area Middle School Ranking: J F Kennedy High School is ranked #28 of 36 of the best middle schools in Winston-Salem and surrounding areas (22nd percentile). Cick the link to see all 36 middle schools.


#25
Metro Area High School Ranking: J F Kennedy High School is ranked #25 out of 27 of the best high schools in Winston-Salem and surrounding areas (7th percentile). Cick the link to see all 27 high schools.


State Ranking

#620
Statewide Middle School Ranking: J F Kennedy High School is ranked #620 out of 700 of the best middle schools in North Carolina (11th percentile). Click the link to see all 700 middle schools.


#488
Statewide High School Ranking: J F Kennedy High School is ranked #488 out of 529 of the best high schools in North Carolina (8th percentile). Click the link to see all 529 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 328 students and serves grades 6-12. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.

88.3
(Exceeded Growth)
Student Growth Score: J F Kennedy High School had a Student Growth Score of 88.3. This placed J F Kennedy High School in the 80th percentile of 2368 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 12.6 11th 17.3
Math 15.8 15th 18.8
Reading 15.8 22nd 18.9
Science 16 24th 18.6
Writing 4.5 23rd 5.6

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 Math Grade 6

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 15% - Level 4 (Solid)
 15% - Level 4 (Solid)
 6% - Level 3
 6% - Level 3
 35% - Level 2
 35% - Level 2
 44% - Level 1
 44% - Level 1

EOG Math Grade 7

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 13% - Level 4 (Solid)
 13% - Level 4 (Solid)
 < 5% - Level 3
 < 5% - Level 3
 30% - Level 2
 30% - Level 2
 53% - Level 1
 53% - Level 1

EOG Math Grade 8

 6% - Level 5 (Superior)
 6% - Level 5 (Superior)
 17% - Level 4 (Solid)
 17% - Level 4 (Solid)
 6% - Level 3
 6% - Level 3
 28% - Level 2
 28% - Level 2
 44% - Level 1
 44% - Level 1

EOG Reading Grade 6

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 15% - Level 4 (Solid)
 15% - Level 4 (Solid)
 6% - Level 3
 6% - Level 3
 41% - Level 2
 41% - Level 2
 38% - Level 1
 38% - Level 1

EOG Reading Grade 7

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 10% - Level 4 (Solid)
 10% - Level 4 (Solid)
 < 5% - Level 3
 < 5% - Level 3
 47% - Level 2
 47% - Level 2
 37% - Level 1
 37% - Level 1

EOG Reading Grade 8

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 17% - Level 4 (Solid)
 17% - Level 4 (Solid)
 6% - Level 3
 6% - Level 3
 44% - Level 2
 44% - Level 2
 31% - Level 1
 31% - Level 1

EOG Science Grade 8

 8% - Level 5 (Superior)
 8% - Level 5 (Superior)
 39% - Level 4 (Solid)
 39% - Level 4 (Solid)
 14% - Level 3
 14% - Level 3
 19% - Level 2
 19% - Level 2
 19% - Level 1
 19% - Level 1

End of Course Scores

EOC Biology

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 30% - Level 4 (Solid)
 30% - Level 4 (Solid)
 < 5% - Level 3
 < 5% - Level 3
 39% - Level 2
 39% - Level 2
 25% - Level 1
 25% - Level 1

EOC English 2

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 26% - Level 4 (Solid)
 26% - Level 4 (Solid)
 19% - Level 3
 19% - Level 3
 32% - Level 2
 32% - Level 2
 23% - Level 1
 23% - Level 1

EOC Math I

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 30% - Level 4 (Solid)
 30% - Level 4 (Solid)
 16% - Level 3
 16% - Level 3
 33% - Level 2
 33% - Level 2
 21% - Level 1
 21% - Level 1




 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 2017-2018 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 2017-2018 school year. Rankings for J F Kennedy High School and other area schools were developed by CarolinaSchoolHub.

Other Nearby Schools

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 9 0.8 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular PK-8
Ashley Elementary School 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 Elementary School 1 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 Middle School 4 1.8 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular 6-8
R J Reynolds High School 7 1.8 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular 9-12
Brunson Elementary School 7 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 1 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