Judith Morton Johnston Elementary School

8220 Fifth St,

Highland, IN, 46322-1264

Tel: (219)923-2428
Grades: KG-6

381 students

Judith Morton Johnston Elementary School serves 381 students in grades KG-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the IN average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 29%.
Judith Morton Johnston Elementary School operates within the Town Of Highland School District.

Overview

The student population of 381 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has grown by 43% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 381 students
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 24:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.48 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has declined by 5% over five years.
This School (IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1
17:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
26%
9%
Black
1%
13%
White
67%
71%
Unknown
6%
5%
All Ethnic Groups
Diversity ScoreThe 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. 0.48
0.45
Eligible for Free LunchFamilies 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. 34%
41%
Eligible for Reduced
LunchFamilies 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%
8%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,316 students has grown by 0% over five years.
School District Name Town Of Highland School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
4
Number of Students Managed 3,316
1,517
District Total Revenue $37 MM
n/a
District Spending $35 MM
n/a
District Revenue / Student $10,846
$0
District Spending / Student $10,351
$0
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2034 (latest year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Highland High School (1.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Highland Middle School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Joseph Hess Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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