John F. Kennedy High School

The John F. Kennedy High School community is committed to working in Professional Learning Communities (PLC's) to promote and advance educational excellence, healthy lifestyles, social skills and compatibility, and life-long learning in a nurturing environment that is strategically and technologically advanced, safe, and where failure is not an option.



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School Calendar

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Oct 5
Official Student Count Day
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Oct 10
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
School Board Regular Meeting
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Oct 14
*PSAT Pending Junior Testing
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Oct 17
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
School Board Meeting-Committee of the Whole
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Oct 24
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
School Board Regular Meeting
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Oct 26
6th -8th Grade Parent Conferences in PM & Evening - No School in PM for Grades 6-8
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Oct 27
9th -12th Grade Parent Conferences in PM & Evening - No School in PM for Grades 9-12
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Oct 28
NO School in PM for Grades 6-12
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Parent-teacher conferences

Thursday, October 27, 12:00pm-3:00pm, and 5:00pm-8:00pm.

Half day of school for students on Thursday, Oct. 27 and Friday, Oct. 28 (dismissal at 10:30am).


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host an exchange student

Have you thought about traveling the world? What if the world could come to you? Learn about a new culture through hosting an exchange student! Hosting an exchange student is the sharing of cultures between an international youngster and your family - customs, friendships, personalities, even the food and the holiday traditions - it's a growth and learning experience that touches hearts for a lifetime! Apply to be a host family today at:
Contact Valorie Snyder at:



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Take a trip to England in the summer of 2017!

This excursion is open to Advanced Placement English students and Accelerated students in the classes of 2016, 2017, and 2018. Parents are welcome.

  • Attend a Shakespearean play in Shakespeare's Globe Theater.
  • Visit the birthplace of Shakespeare.
  • Walk the streets of London.
  • Enjoy an English high tea.
  • Learn about architecture, art, and history.
  • Peruse paintings in London's National Gallery.
  • Visit Stonehenge.

This trip is planned by the Explorica company, and will take place June 26 - July 3, 2017.

The cost includes: all travel expenses (air, motor coaches, etc.), all admission fees for sites, two meals per day, tour guide (who stays with us from the time we arrive at the airport until we leave), other guides as needed, and tips.

For more information, visit the trip website at: or contact Ms. Metz at:


Three Years in a row World Report U.S. News has announced Kennedy High School as one of the BEST High Schools in the nation. Click on the medal to view the information.