John F Kennedy Catholic High School

Tel: (914)232-5061
Grades: 9-12 | 565 students
The mission of John F. Kennedy Catholic High School is to prepare our students to take their place in the world as articulate and wellinformed Christian men and women.
Through a comprehensive program that seeks the fullest development of mind, body, and spirit, the Kennedy graduate will be prepared to accept the challenges of proclaiming the message of Jesus Christ, building communities of faith, and engaging in service to others.
Our goal as teachers and parents is to create students who are successful not only in the classroom, but also in life.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9-12

Student Body

Total Students 565 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade John F Kennedy Catholic High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 37 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $6,500
Admissions Director Sr. Barbara Heil
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School Reviews

5.0 Stars   06/03/16
John F. Kennedy Catholic High School is a Catholic, co-educational school located in Somers, NY. It has a beautiful and welcoming campus overlooking water and a beautiful grotto. The student body are respectful each other and wear uniforms, say morning prayers and attend Mass every month and for Holy Days. The students are expected to do 150 hours of community service. Kennedy Catholic students score significantly higher on the SATS than the national average. Students can take college credits while attending Kennedy Catholic through their affiliations with Iona College, St. John's University, and SUNY Albany. Kennedy Catholic is one of the best academic learning institutions in Westchester County.
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The average private school tuition in Westchester County, NY is $5,964 for elementary schools and $22,477 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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