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Special SSL Opportunity

The Wheaton Volunteer Rescue Squad is seeking students to help with holiday tree sales from December 1-24. Click here for full details.

Register to Vote

Students who are at least 16 years old are eligible to register to vote. Voter registration forms are available in the counseling office, or may be downloaded from this site (Solicitud de Inscripción como Votante de Maryland en Español). For additional information, please visit the Maryland State Board of Elections voter registration page.


Notice From the Maryland State Department of Education:
Internet Essentials, Comcast’s low-cost home internet service, is a comprehensive, wrap-around program that provides low-cost internet services for $9.95 a month, the option to purchase an internet-ready computer for less than $150, and access to free digital literacy training in print, online, and in person. Any household eligible for the National School Lunch Program, as well as households that receive HUD housing assistance, may qualify for Internet Essentials. Please see the Internet Essentials website for additional details.

Internet Essentials, el servicio de Internet en el hogar a bajo costo de Comcast, es un programa integral y completo que proporciona servicios de Internet a bajo costo por $ 9.95 al mes, la opción de comprar una computadora con acceso a Internet por menos de $ 150, y acceso gratuito a Internet. Capacitación en alfabetización impresa, en línea y en persona. Cualquier hogar elegible para el Programa Nacional de Almuerzos Escolares, así como los hogares que reciben asistencia de vivienda de HUD, pueden calificar para Internet Essentials. Consulte el sitio web de Internet Essentials para obtener detalles adicionales.

12 Angry Jurors

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Kennedy Drama Club presents their production of the play 12 Angry Jurors. Shows will be as follows:

Friday, December 7th, 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, December 8th, 8:00 p.m.
Sunday, December 9th, 2:00 p.m. matinee

Tickets: $5.00; General admission seating. Click here for a flyer.

Morgan State University Montgomery County Day

Morgan State University will be holding an event, open to all MCPS students, at Kennedy on Tuesday, December 11th, from 5:30-8:00 p.m. Admissions staff will be present the Morgan Experience, and students will be invited to participate in on-site admissions. Click here for more information.

High School Plus

Semester 1 High School Plus forms are now underway. Please see the High School Plus page for details.

Activity Buses

The Semester 1 activity bus schedule is now available.

Back to School Packet

The 2018-19 Back to School documents will be shared here as they become available. Please contact the main office with questions.

New Counselor Assignments

Please note that there were new counselor assignments for the 2018-19 school year. You may visit the Counseling Department page to learn more.


The 2018 Kennedy High School Voices literary magazine is now online for your viewing and reading enjoyment.

2017 Individual School Progress Report

The Maryland State Department of Education (MSDE) has posted the results of the 2017 Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC), and the High School Assessments on the Maryland Report Card website. Click here to view John F. Kennedy High School 2017 School Progress Report located under the "Reports" tab.