Thomas Johnson Elementary School

Thomas Johnson Elementary School serves 492 students in grades PK-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the MD average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 57%.
Thomas Johnson Elementary School operates within the Baltimore City Public s School District.

Overview

The student population of 492 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 492 students
Thomas Johnson Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Thomas Johnson Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Thomas Johnson Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.56 is more than the state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MD) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 14:1
Thomas Johnson Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
6%
Thomas Johnson Elementary School Asian (1989-2012)
Hispanic
5%
11%
Thomas Johnson Elementary School Hispanic (1989-2012)
Black
27%
37%
Thomas Johnson Elementary School Black (1989-2012)
White
61%
43%
Thomas Johnson Elementary School White (1989-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Thomas Johnson Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Thomas Johnson Elementary 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.
0.56 0.38
Thomas Johnson Elementary School Diversity Score (1989-2012)
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.
63%
35%
Thomas Johnson Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2012)
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.
9%
7%
Thomas Johnson Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 95,775 students has grown by 16% over five years.
School District Name Baltimore City Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
195
28
Number of Students Managed 95,775 16,752
Baltimore City Public s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $1,383 MM $244 MM
Baltimore City Public s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $1,360 MM $238 MM
Baltimore City Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $16,811 $14,580
Baltimore City Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $16,529 $14,228
Baltimore City Public s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Digital Harbor High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is The Crossroads School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Federal Hill Preparatory School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • BaltimoreDigital Harbor High School
    Alternative School
    1100 Covington St
    BaltimoreMD 21230
    (443)984-1256
    Alternative School

    0.4 mi | 1202 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • BaltimoreFederal Hill Preparatory School
    1040 William St
    BaltimoreMD 21230
    (410)396-1207
    0.5 mi | 355 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • BaltimoreSharp-leadenhall Elementary School
    Special Education School
    150 West West St
    BaltimoreMD 21230
    (410)396-4325
    Special Education School

    0.6 mi | 46 students | Gr. 1-5                      
  • BaltimoreFrancis Scott Key Elementary Middle
    1425 East Fort Ave
    BaltimoreMD 21230
    (410)396-1503
    0.9 mi | 440 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • BaltimoreThe Crossroads School
    Charter School
    802 South Caroline St
    BaltimoreMD 21231
    (410)685-0295
    Charter School

    1.1 mi | 152 students | Gr. 6-8                      

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Did You Know?
Baltimore, MD 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 0.27, which is lower than the Maryland average of 0.41. The most diverse school in Baltimore is Baltimore Highlands Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Maryland or national school diversity statistics.