Johnson High School

Johnson High School serves 995 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 56%.
Johnson High School operates within the Chatham County School District.
The school district's 55% graduation rate is lower than the GA state average of 66%.

Overview

The student population of 995 students has declined by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 67 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 995 students
Johnson High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 45% Male / 55%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 67 teachers
Johnson High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Johnson High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.24 is less than the state average of 0.83. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 15:1
Johnson High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
Johnson High School Asian (1994-2012)
Hispanic
1%
12%
Johnson High School Hispanic (1995-2012)
Black
87%
37%
Johnson High School Black (1994-2012)
White
5%
44%
Johnson High School White (1994-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Johnson High School Sch Ethnicity Johnson High School Sta Ethnicity
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.24 0.83
Johnson High School Diversity Score (1994-2012)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
61%
51%
Johnson High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
8%
7%
Johnson High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 40,240 students has grown by 18% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 55% has decreased from 92% over five years.
School District Name Chatham County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
53
6
Number of Students Managed 40,240 3,449
Chatham County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 55% 66%
Chatham County School District Graduation Rate (1995-2009)
District Total Revenue $394 MM $34 MM
District Spending $364 MM $36 MM
Chatham County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,593 $9,939
Chatham County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,692 $10,367
Chatham County School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Low Elementary School (1.3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Myers Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Thunderbolt Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Thunderbolt Thunderbolt Elementary School
    3313 Louis St
    Thunderbolt , GA , 31404
    (912)303-6655
    0.4  mi  |  448  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Savannah Myers Middle School
    2025 East 52nd St
    Savannah , GA , 31404
    (912)395-6600
    0.6  mi  |  564  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Savannah Low Elementary School
    15 Blue Ridge Ave
    Savannah , GA , 31404
    (912)395-6380
    1.3  mi  |  557  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Savannah Jenkins High School
    1800 East De Renne Ave
    Savannah , GA , 31406
    (912)395-6300
    1.5  mi  |  1274  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Savannah Shuman Elementary School
    415 Goebel Ave
    Savannah , GA , 31404
    (912)395-4500
    2.1  mi  |  752  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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