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Robert F. Kennedy Elementary School is a public elementary school in San Jose. The principal of Robert F. Kennedy Elementary School is Linda Barker, who can be contacted at linda.barker@fmsd.org. 709 students go to Robert F. Kennedy Elementary School and identify mostly as Hispanic, Filipino, and Asian. 65% of the Robert F. Kennedy Elementary School students are "limited in English proficiency." 76% of the 709 students here get reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Robert F. Kennedy Elementary School is 19:1. Success & College Connection Academy is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Hispanic 62% 62%
Filipino 5% 4%
Asian 34% 29%
Multiracial 1.0% %
Pacific Islander 1% 0.5%
White, non-Hispanic 1% 3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.8% 10196%
Black, non-Hispanic 0.7% 2%
Unspecified 0.7% 0.7%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.3% 0.3%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 76% 75%
Limited English proficiency 65% 59%

Community Rating & Reviews

  • (9 months ago)

    people in the office are wonderful.the principal is not a nice person she is rude. i was dropping my son of in first grade and she was in there telling all the parents to get out but it was done in a rude way there was a white lady cleaning out a lunch box and she was following her around and putting her hands up blocking her telling you could tell the lady was doing something and trying to leave but that principal was really upsetting to the parents ..they need to do something about her.i was upset for the poor white lady myself.wondering if she was being like that cause she is the only white parent. interesting. if i was her i would file a complant..every one is wonderful but that principal...

  • (3 years ago)

    Kennedy was one of the best schools I've ever been to. I graduated there with really high scores and many of my former classmates did to. The teachers and ther principle are great. They care about the students and they want to prepare us for middle school and high school. The school lucnh is terrible though.

  • (5 years ago)

    Kennedy is the best school ever because we get the best teachers and we have a great playground and the best of the best of kids are here

  • (7 years ago)

    The administration at this school is weak and very negatively affects the quality of education the students receive. It also fails to address the needs of students in terms of physical and emotional safety. The organization is weak and impacts the ability of teachers to do their job well.

  • (7 years ago)

    It is a good school even better now that they have a new principal she is a good principal she has many student events my child enjoyed the 6th grade dance in 2006.

  • (8 years ago)

    Meadows is a great school. It has a great staff they encourage parents to be involved by having monthly breakfast meetings. They really care

  • (9 years ago)

    well there teach good here. Parents get really involed as if it was them going here. The teachers are good thinkers too. Always thinking out of the box. It may not seem that good till you get to know it.

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