Johnson Central High School

257 North Mayo Trail

Paintsville, KY 41240-1803

Tel: (606)789-2500
Grades: 9-12

1,033 students

Johnson Central High School serves 1,033 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the KY average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 1% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is less than the state average of 19%.
Johnson Central High School operates within the Johnson County School District.
The school district's 80% graduation rate is higher than the KY state average of 79%.

Overview

The student population of 1033 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 65 teachers has grown by 44% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,033 students
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 65 teachers
Students by Grade Johnson Central High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 23:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.02 is less than the state average of 0.23. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (KY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 16:1
White
99%
81%
All Ethnic Groups Johnson Central High School Sch Ethnicity Johnson Central 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.
0.02 0.23
Johnson Central High School Diversity Score (2002-2013)
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.
49%
46%
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.
10%
7%
Johnson Central High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,849 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 80% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name Johnson County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
6
Number of Students Managed 3,849 2,353
Johnson County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 80% 79%
Johnson County School District Graduation Rate (1998-2009)
District Total Revenue $37 MM $24 MM
Johnson County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $38 MM $23 MM
Johnson County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,852 $10,129
Johnson County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,149 $9,906
Johnson County School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Mayo Technical College High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Johnson County Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Paintsville Head Start Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • PaintsvilleJohnson County Middle School
    251 North Mayo Tr
    PaintsvilleKY 41240
    (606)789-4133
    0 mi | 609 students | Gr. 7-8                      
  • PaintsvilleMayo Technical College High School
    Vocational School
    513 Third St
    PaintsvilleKY 41240
    (606)789-5321
    Vocational School

    0.2 mi | n/a students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • PaintsvilleKentucky Technical - Mayo Regional Technical Center
    Vocational School
    513 3rd St
    PaintsvilleKY 41240
    (606)789-5321
    Vocational School

    0.2 mi | n/a students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • PaintsvillePaintsville High School
    225 Second St
    PaintsvilleKY 41240
    (606)789-2656
    0.3 mi | 340 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • PaintsvillePaintsville Head Start Elementary School
    305 Second St
    PaintsvilleKY 41240
    (606)789-2651
    0.4 mi | n/a students | Gr. PK                      

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Did You Know?
Johnson County, KY public schools have a 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. of 0.02, which is lower than the Kentucky average of 0.23. The most diverse school district in Johnson County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Kentucky or national school diversity statistics.