Kermit Johnson School

Kermit Johnson School serves 805 students in grades 3-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the AL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 42%.
Kermit Johnson School operates within the Jefferson County School District.

Overview

The student population of 805 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has declined by 14% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 3-5
Total Students 805 students
Kermit Johnson School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 41 teachers
Kermit Johnson School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Kermit Johnson School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.65 is less than the state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1 15:1
Kermit Johnson School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Kermit Johnson School Asian (1997-2007)
Hispanic
16%
5%
Kermit Johnson School Hispanic (2001-2012)
Black
34%
35%
Kermit Johnson School Black (1989-2012)
White
46%
58%
Kermit Johnson School White (1989-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Kermit Johnson School Sch Ethnicity Kermit Johnson 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.
0.65 0.70
Kermit Johnson 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.
53%
51%
Kermit Johnson School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2012)
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%
Kermit Johnson School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 36,617 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Jefferson County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
62
7
Number of Students Managed 36,617 2,928
Jefferson County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $348 MM n/a
Jefferson County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $462 MM n/a
Jefferson County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,615 $0
Jefferson County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,768 $0
Jefferson County School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Pinson Valley High School (3.6 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Rudd Middle School (3.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pinson Elementary School (4.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Pinson Rudd Middle School
    4526 Rudd School Rd
    Pinson , AL , 35126
    (205)379-5300
    3.5  mi  |  858  students  |  Gr.  6-9
  • Pinson Pinson Valley High School
    6895 No 75 Hwy
    Pinson , AL , 35126
    (205)379-5100
    3.6  mi  |  983  students  |  Gr.  8-12
  • Pinson Pinson Elementary School
    4200 School Dr
    Pinson , AL , 35126
    (205)379-5050
    4.1  mi  |  808  students  |  Gr.  KG-2
  • Remlap Southeastern Elementary School
    18770 State Hwy 75
    Remlap , AL , 35133
    (205)681-3964
    5.1  mi  |  493  students  |  Gr.  KG-9
  • Morris Bryan Elementary School
    600 Kimberly Cut Off Rd
    Morris , AL , 35116
    (205)379-2750
    6.1  mi  |  711  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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Jefferson County, AL 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 0.57, which is lower than the Alabama average of 0.7. The most diverse school district in Jefferson County is Alabama Clinical School School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Alabama or national school diversity statistics.