Johnson Early Childhood Center

70 Pearl St,

Weymouth, MA, 02191-1424

Tel: (781)335-0191
Grades: PK

263 students

Johnson Early Childhood Center serves 263 students in grades PK.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the MA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 34%.
Johnson Early Childhood Center operates within the Weymouth School District.

Overview

The student population of 263 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades: PK
Total Students 263 students
Johnson Early Childhood Center Total Students (1998-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
Johnson Early Childhood Center Total Classroom Teachers (2004-2012)
Students by Grade Johnson Early Childhood Center Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.37 is less than the state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1 14:1
Johnson Early Childhood Center Student : Teacher Ratio (2004-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
7%
6%
Johnson Early Childhood Center Asian (1998-2012)
Hispanic
7%
16%
Johnson Early Childhood Center Hispanic (1998-2012)
Black
2%
9%
Johnson Early Childhood Center Black (1998-2012)
White
79%
66%
Johnson Early Childhood Center White (1998-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Johnson Early Childhood Center Sch Ethnicity Johnson Early Childhood Center 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.
0.37 0.52
Johnson Early Childhood Center Diversity Score (2001-2012)
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.
n/a
30%
Johnson Early Childhood Center Eligible for Free Lunch (2005-2007)
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.
n/a 5%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 8,759 students has grown by 27% over five years.
School District Name Weymouth School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
3
Number of Students Managed 8,759 1,435
Weymouth School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $98 MM $25 MM
Weymouth School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $99 MM $24 MM
Weymouth School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,210 $17,400
Weymouth School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $14,430 $16,788
Weymouth School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Weymouth High School (1.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Abigail Adams Middle School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Wessagusset Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • North Weymouth Wessagusset Elementary School
    75 Pilgrim Rd
    North Weymouth , MA , 02191
    (781)335-2210
    0.5  mi  |  375  students  |  Gr.  KG-4
  • East Weymouth Abigail Adams Middle School
    89 Middle St
    East Weymouth , MA , 02189
    (781)335-1100
    1.4  mi  |  1030  students  |  Gr.  5-7
  • Weymouth Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Academy Avenue
    94 Academy Ave
    Weymouth , MA , 02189
    (781)335-4717
    1.4  mi  |  284  students  |  Gr.  KG-4
  • Quincy Snug Harbor Community School
    333 Palmer St
    Quincy , MA , 02169
    (617)984-8763
    1.4  mi  |  415  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Weymouth Weymouth High School
    1 Wildcat Way
    Weymouth , MA , 02190
    (781)337-7500
    1.5  mi  |  2073  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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