John F Kennedy Catholic School

  • 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 AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1968

Student Body

Total Students266 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
5%
State avg.: 19%
Students by GradeJohn F Kennedy Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
67%
Average Class Size20 students
Number of AP Courses5 courses
Average ACT score24
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(We also have a formal dress code on certain days throughout the year.)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$12,000
Tuition Notesthis included books and a personal lap top computer for every student.
% on Financial Aid
33%
Acceptance Rate
95%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorMark Clynes

Sports

Total Sports Offered14 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Diving, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
DanceDiving,
FootballGolf,
SoccerSoftball,
SwimmingTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
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