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JFK Spring Musical! 

JFK presents The Wiz!

Community Announcements

Councilmember Craig Rice, Chair of the Montgomery County Education Committee, Dr. Andrew Zucckerman, Montgomery County Public Schools Chief Operating Officer and Dr. DeRionne Pollard, President of Montgomery College are joining together for an Education Budget Meeting to discuss Grades K-14! The first meeting is being held at the Silver Spring Civic Center on Monday, March 2, 2015. We would like the community to come out and let us know what their priorities are related to the School Budget as well as discuss how budget decisions are made. Click the link to vew the Councilmember's video invitation to the residents of Montgomery County:  
The Montgomery County Board of Education is conducting a national search for a new superintendent of Montgomery County Public Schools and invites you to be a part of the process. On March 4th and 5th, the Board will hold four public forums to gather input from students, staff, parents, and community members on the educational priorities and leadership qualities they would like to see in the next superintendent. The sessions will begin at 7 p.m. and interpretation services for select languages will be available at each forum.

On Wednesday, March 4, forums will be held at Eastern Middle School, with interpretation services in Amharic, French and Spanish, and at Walter Johnson High School, with interpretation services provided in Korean and Spanish. On Thursday, March, 5, forums will be held Gaithersburg High School, with interpretation services provided in Chinese, Korean and Spanish, and at Paint Branch High School, with interpretation services available in French, Spanish and Vietnamese.

For sign language interpretation, please call 301-517-5539 as soon as possible. Child care services will available at all four sessions. Please visit the MCPS website for more information and search Superintendent Search. For those unable to attend these forums, you may complete a superintendent characteristics survey that is available on the MCPS website beginning February 27. Please make sure your voice is heard during this important process.

9th Grade Parent-Teacher Mini-Conferences


On Wednesday, March 4, 2015 from 6:00 p.m. to 7:15 p.m., the 9th grade team is inviting parents and guardians to John F. Kennedy High School to: 

Meet with teachers for brief 5-7 minute drop-in discussions. 

Retrieve a copy of your child’s first semester report card and current 3rd marking period grades. 

Schedule future appointments with teachers. 

For more information, click on the following:

Parent-Teacher Conferences (Eng)/P-T Conferences (SPAN) 

Second Quarter Honor Roll and Principal's List

Congratulations to JFK students placing on the 2nd Quarter Honor Roll and Principal's List! 

To see the list of all honorees, click on the appropriate link. 

9th Grade Honor Roll Q2 14-15 

10th Grade Honor Roll Q2 14-15 

11th Grade Honor Roll Q2 14-15  

12th Grade Honor Roll Q2 14-15  

Prinicpal's List Q2 14-15 

Information for Students and Families

USNewsJohn F. Kennedy High School U.S. News & World Report 2014 Best High School

Kennedy High School makes national list of high school excellence!

JFK Voices Literary Magazine

Check out the JFK Voices literary magazine: It is also available for download.