Johnston Senior High School



Johnston Senior High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Johnston Senior High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 514
11 523
12 511

Johnston Senior High School is a public high school of the Johnston Community School District located in Johnston, IA. It has 1,548 students in grades 10th through 12th. Johnston Senior High School is the 15th largest public high school in Iowa and the 3,151st largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 18.7 to 1.

Total Students: 1,548
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 82.89
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 3,151st out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Iowa: 15th out of 366
Student/Teacher Rank in Iowa: 350th out of 365
Full Time Teacher Rank in Iowa: 21st out of 366

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Johnston Senior High School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 797
(51%)
1,323
(51%)
 Female 751
(49%)
1,273
(49%)

Johnston Senior High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 1,267
(82%)
2,088
(80%)
 Asian 92
(6%)
162
(6%)
 Black 68
(4%)
115
(4%)
 Hispanic 62
(4%)
122
(5%)
 Two or More 54
(3%)
103
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 4
(0%)
4
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
2
(0%)

Johnston Senior High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 1,290
(83%)
2,148
(83%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 221
(14%)
387
(15%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 37
(2%)
61
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Johnston Senior High School is ranked 50th out of 362 ranked schools in Iowa, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Johnston Senior High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (16.7%) is significantly lower than the state average of 36.6%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Johnston Senior High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1103
2006 1160
2007 1241
2008 1284
2009 1302
2010 1282
2011 1305
2012 1355
2013 1433
2014 1541
2015 1548

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.8
2006 16
2007 14.2
2008 15.2
2009 16.1
2010 15.8
2011 16
2012 16.5
2013 16.6
2014 18.2
2015 18.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.087035358114234
2006 0.097413793103448
2007 0.10475423045931
2008 0.12694704049844
2009 0.12826420890937
2010 0.14898595943838
2011 0.1448275862069
2012 0.1380073800738
2013 0.16468946266574
2014 0.14990266060999
2015 0.16666666666667

Compare Johnston Senior High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,426.6% 14.3:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
1,870.0% 18.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 16.7%
 
State Average 36.6%
 
National Average 48.3%
 

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Public 10 - 12 1,548 18.7:1  
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