John F. Kennedy High School (Los Angeles)

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John F. Kennedy High School
Kennedy High School (Los Angeles).jpg
Address
11254 Gothic Avenue
34°16′30″N 118°29′17″W / 34.275°N 118.488°W / 34.275; -118.488Coordinates: 34°16′30″N 118°29′17″W / 34.275°N 118.488°W / 34.275; -118.488
Granada Hills, California, Los Angeles, 91344
United States
Information
Type Public
Established 1971
School district Los Angeles Unified School District
Principal Suzanne Blake
Grades 9-12
Enrollment 5,064
Color(s) Brown and gold
Mascot Golden Cougar
Website

John F. Kennedy High School is located in Granada Hills, Los Angeles, in the U.S. state of California. It is in District 1 of the Los Angeles Unified School District.

History[edit]

The school was relieved of overcrowding when Valley Region High School 4[1] and Valley Region High School 5 opened in 2011.[2]

Key Club[edit]

John F. Kennedy High School's Key Club is in Division 25 East. Division 25 East is part of Region 7 in the California-Nevada-Hawaii District. The division consists of eight schools: Birmingham, Cleveland, Granada Hills, Grant, Kennedy, Monroe, Northridge Academy, and Van Nuys. The club is led by six hard-working officers. Isabel Evangelista serves as the club's president. Jesse Gonzaga serves as the club's vice president. Samer Haddad serves as the club's secretary, Marina Alvarado serves as the club's treasurer, Quennie Labasan serves as the club's historian, and Raphael Morales serves as the club's tech editor.

Notable alumni[edit]

References[edit]

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  2. ^ "Valley Region High School #5 Project Details". Los Angeles Unified School District. February 26, 2010. Retrieved November 8, 2010. 
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