Kennedy Student Dressed as Doctor


Remote Learning 2020-2021

Kennedy School Remote Learning Resource Page

Technology Support: If you need help with your student's device, please visit the SPS Parent / Guardian Technology Support Website.

Some of the Learning Opportunities Offered at the Kennedy School

The Kennedy School goal is to provide all students with the academic, social and emotional experiences to learn and practice the knowledge and skills necessary for future success.

PreK-8 Makerspace & Innovation Lab for hands-on learning by all Kennedy School students

1-6 SEEK (Social and Educational Enrichment at Kennedy) for students with behavior needs 

preK-8 SKIP (Specialized Kennedy Intensive Program) for students with physical and cognitive needs 

K-3 Highly successful BOKS (Build Our Kids' Success) morning program offered 2-3 times / week provides structured physical activity and nutrition in education, followed by a healthy school breakfast. 

School report card

The Kennedy School regularly reports demographic and student progress data to the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE). This data is used to develop the annual No Child Left Behind progress report card for the Kennedy School.  The 2018 school report card for the Kennedy School is available on the DESE website.


Learn more about Middle Grades Intramural and Interscholastic Sports.

School Administration

John F. Kennedy School (K-8)
Mark Hurrie
5 Cherry Street
Somerville, MA 02144
To report that your student will be absent, call 617-629-5440
617-629-5440 (internal extension: 6600)
School Hours
8:10am - 2:35pm
BOKS Program - 7:15-8:00am T, W, TH
Free school breakfast served every morning at 7:30 AM