Vernon Johns Junior High School



Vernon Johns Junior High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Vernon Johns Junior High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 323
9 295
10 0
11 0
12 0

Vernon Johns Junior High School is a public high school of the Petersburg City Public Schools located in Petersburg, VA. It has 618 students in grades 8th through 9th. Vernon Johns Junior High School is the 242nd largest public high school in Virginia and the 9,033rd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 15.2 to 1.

Total Students: 618
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 40.58

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Vernon Johns Junior High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 319
(52%)
733
(51%)
 Female 299
(48%)
704
(49%)

Vernon Johns Junior High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 580
(94%)
1,350
(94%)
 Hispanic 15
(2%)
39
(3%)
 White 13
(2%)
33
(2%)
 Asian 7
(1%)
10
(1%)
 Two or More 2
(0%)
2
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
3
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Vernon Johns Junior High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 373
(60%)
740
(51%)
 Not Eligible 206
(33%)
610
(42%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 39
(6%)
87
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Vernon Johns Junior High School is ranked 105th out of 0 ranked schools in Virginia, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Vernon Johns Junior High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (66.7%) is significantly higher than the state average of 32.6%. This may indicate that the area has a higher 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.

Vernon Johns Junior High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2007 N/A
2008 670
2009 682
2010 694
2011 599
2012 618

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2007 N/A
2008 15.8
2009 16.8
2010 18.1
2011 15.5
2012 15.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2007
2008 0.69850746268657
2009 0.64369501466276
2010 0.65129682997118
2011 0.72954924874791
2012 0.66666666666667

Compare Vernon Johns Junior High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,368.6% 13.7:1
 
1,520.0% 15.2:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 32.6%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 66.7%
 

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Public 08 - 09 618 15.2:1  
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