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

Last Month December 2016 Next Month
Dec 1
Elementary (K-5) Parent Conference in PM & Evening - No School in PM for Grades K-5
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Dec 2
No School in Pm for Grades k-5
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11 12
Dec 12
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
School Board Regular Meeting
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18 19
Dec 19
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
School Board Meeting-Committee of the Whole
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Dec 23
School Closes at Regular Time - Holiday Break Begins at Dismissal
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Dec 24
Holiday Break - No School
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Dec 25
Holiday Break - No School
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Dec 26
Holiday Break - No School
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Dec 27
Holiday Break - No School
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Dec 28
Holiday Break - No School
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Dec 29
Holiday Break - No School
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Dec 30
Holiday Break - No School
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Dec 31
Holiday Break - No School
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Holiday Recess

December 23, 2016 - School dismisses at regular time. Holiday break begins at dismissal.
December 24, 2016 - January 8, 2017: NO SCHOOL
January 9, 2017 - School resumes at regular time.

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11th and 12th grade students can find out if they are eligible to enlist in the military by taking the ASVAB.  This test measures aptitude to have occupational and academic success in the military.  Sign up in the counseling office if interested.









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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.