John F Kennedy Catholic School

Tel: (724)225-1680
Grades: PK - 8 | 336 students
John F.
Kennedy Catholic School is a ministry of the faith community of Immaculate Conception Parish of Washington, Pennsylvania.
Our elementary school, provides educational programs for children in pre-kindergarten through eighth grade.
The beliefs and traditions of the Catholic faith provide the foundation for our child-centered learning environment.
Under the dedicated leadership of our pastor, principal and faculty, and supported by the parents, the school continues to provide rigorous academic training, a safe comfortable environment, and a faithful example of, and instructions in, the Catholic faith.
The parish, faculty, staff, families and students work as a community to ensure that each child is able to develop his/her strengths and work to achieve his/her potential.
John F.
Kennedy Catholic School, philosophy is to integrate the Catholic faith with the educational process.
Therefore, the truths and teachings of the faith are the underlying theme in all subjects.
The program of the school will support and supplement the family in teaching Catholic ideals and values.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8

Student Body

Total Students 336 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 7%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade John F Kennedy Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is First Love Christian Academy (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Smartkids Child Care & Learning Center (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Smartkids Child Care & Learning Center (0.2 miles away)
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  • Washington
    Grades: PK-K | 55 students
    0.2 miles
    161 W Beau St
    Washington, PA 15301
    (724)229-9110
    0.2PK-K
    55
  • Washington
    Grades: 9-12 | 45 students
    0.2 miles
    150 Sunset Blvd
    Washington, PA 15301
    (724)228-3547
    0.29-12
    45
  • Washington
    Rainbows End Learning Center
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-K | 51 students
    0.6 miles
    655 Jefferson Ave
    Washington, PA 15301
    (724)225-5668
    0.6PK-K
    51
  • Washington
    Grades: PK-1 | 50 students
    0.8 miles
    860 Allison Ave
    Washington, PA 15301
    (724)229-7883
    0.8PK-1
    50
  • Washington
    Grades: PK-12 | 162 students
    1 miles
    524 E Beau St
    Washington, PA 15301
    (724)222-5440
    1PK-12
    162

School Reviews

A wonderful school. My children have really grown in their short time at J.F.K. I am very impressed with their academic progress.
- Posted by Parent, 02/14/13

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