Our Mission
The staff, students, and parents or guardians of John F. Kennedy are committed to a safe and caring environment, one that promotes excellence and pride in self, school, and community.


We respect individual and cultural diversity as it promotes understanding of the humanity of all people. We expect all students to achieve their highest potential and encourage them to become responsible and productive members of society.

Kennedy students strive to Have a Purpose in all that they do, Be Thoughtful about how they treat others, Seek Understanding when making judgements, and strive to Get Invested in their education, their community, and the future.



John F. Kennedy Bulletin


June 4, 2021

Dear John F. Kennedy Families:

Vaccination Clinic

Wednesday night at Kennedy, 300 individuals were vaccinated against COVID-19. I want to extend gratitude to the many community members and staff who provided volunteer support. As a reminder, the second vaccination clinic will be offered at Kennedy on June 23.

Letter to Students of the Class of 2021


June 1, 2021 

Dear Students of the Class of 2021: 

Congratulations! You are at the final stretch of your K-12 educational career. I encourage you to stay focused and finish strong! Important information follows regarding graduation and the commencement ceremony. Read this document carefully as it answers many frequently asked questions. In addition, please share it with your parent or guardian. As always, you may contact the school at (916) 395-5090 with questions or concerns. 


Senior Checkout Information


Senior Checkout (June 15-17)
Seniors will be dropping off loaned cap & gowns/textbooks/chromebooks/other school property and picking up diplomas and a senior gift, according to the following staggered schedule.  

Tuesday, June 15       
1:00pm – 1:45pm, Last Names A-Ga
1:45pm – 2:30pm, Last Names Gi-Lz
2:30pm – 3:15pm, Last Names Ma-R
3:15pm – 4:00pm, Last Names S-Z


New Job? Need a Work Permit?


To obtain a minor work permit, students/minors should download the application form, gather the necessary information and approvals from their new employer, and from their parents or legal guardian. Once these forms are filled out completely and signed, submit the completed form to MarcWr@scusd.edu Requests will be processed within 48 hours.

If you need additional assistance please e-mail: MarcWr@scusd.edu