John F Kennedy Catholic School

     Tel: (636)227-5900
        
   
Grades: 9 - 12 | 312 students
John F.
Kennedy Catholic High School is a co-educational institution, operated by the Catholic Archdiocese of St. Louis, offering a college preparatory program that is inclusive of different levels of academic abilities.
All students receive individualized attention that encourages academic excellence, while fostering spiritual, physical and social growth.
Our work includes goal setting to improve student performance, self-study to establish strategies promoting student success and peer evaluation by an outside team providing assessment of our plans.
Demonstrated school improvement supported by data is an on-going process required for accreditation.
John F.
Kennedy Catholic High School offers a multi-level curriculum enabling each student a solid, Catholic education.
The Kennedy curriculum is designed to offer each student a foundation for them to build on in order to pursue a successful college education.
A Kennedy graduate will also think critically and logically allowing him/her to be successful in his/her life path.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1968

Student Body

Total Students 312 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 5%
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade John F Kennedy Catholic School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average ACT score 25
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(We also have a formal dress code on certain days throughout the year.)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $12,000
Tuition Notes this included books and a personal lap top computer for every student.
Admissions Director Mark Clynes

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Brightmont Academy (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Al-salam Day School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Christ Prince Of Peace School (0.9 miles away)
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  • BallwinAl-salam Day School
      (Islamic)
    519 Weidman Rd
    BallwinMO 63011
    (636)394-8986
      (Islamic)
    0.8 mi | 211 students | Gr. K-8                      
  • ManchesterChrist Prince Of Peace School
      (Roman Catholic)
    417 Weidman Rd
    ManchesterMO 63011
    (636)394-6840
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.9 mi | 336 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • ManchesterSt Joseph Elementary School
      (Roman Catholic)
    555 Saint Joseph Ln
    ManchesterMO 63021
    (636)391-1253
      (Roman Catholic)
    1.1 mi | 426 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • Town and CountryBrightmont Academy
    Special Program Emphasis  (Non-sectarian)
    195 Lamp and Lantern Village
    Town and CountryMO 63017
    (636)237-2702
    Special Program Emphasis  (Non-sectarian)
    1.7 mi | n/a students | Gr. K-12                      
  • BallwinBallwin Christian Academy
      (Baptist)
    15101 Manchester Road
    BallwinMO 63011
    (636)227-2482
      (Baptist)
    2.3 mi | 21 students | Gr. K-4                      

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