Walter Johnson Junior High School

Walter Johnson Junior High School serves 1,153 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the NV average of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 65%.
Walter Johnson Junior High School operates within the Clark County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 1153 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,153 students
Walter Johnson Junior High School Total Students (1994-2014)
Gender % Walter Johnson Junior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 48 teachers
Walter Johnson Junior High School Total Teachers (1993-2014)
Students by Grade Walter Johnson Junior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.71 is more than the state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NV) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 24:1 21:1
Walter Johnson Junior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1993-2014)
Asian
6%
6%
Walter Johnson Junior High School Asian Students (1993-2014)
Hispanic
42%
41%
Walter Johnson Junior High School Black Students (1993-2014)
Black
14%
10%
Walter Johnson Junior High School Black Students (1993-2014)
White
31%
35%
Walter Johnson Junior High School White Students (1993-2014)
Two or more races
7%
6%
Walter Johnson Junior High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.71 0.70
Walter Johnson Junior High School Diversity Score (1994-2014)
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.
51%
45%
Walter Johnson Junior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2014)
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.
12%
8%
Walter Johnson Junior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2014)

District Comparison

Clark County School District's student population of 319,280 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,893 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four years.
School District Name Clark County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
360
9
Number of Students Managed 319,280 3,517
Clark County   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $3,038 MM n/a
Clark County   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $3,053 MM n/a
Clark County   School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,893 n/a
Clark County   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,943 n/a
Clark County   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Bonanza High School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Frank F Garside Junior High School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Helen M Smith Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Las Vegas Helen M Smith Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 487 students
    0.5 miles
    7101 Pinedale Ave
    Las VegasNV 89145
    (702)799-4300
    0.5PK-5487
  • Las VegasWalter Jacobson Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 640 students
    0.8 miles
    8400 Boseck Dr
    Las VegasNV 89145
    (702)799-4320
    0.8PK-5640
  • Las VegasFrank F Garside Junior High School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1210 students
    1.6 miles
    300 South Torrey Pines Dr
    Las VegasNV 89107
    (702)799-4245
    1.66-81210
  • Las VegasHerbert A Derfelt Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 664 students
    1.6 miles
    1900 South Lisa Ln
    Las VegasNV 89117
    (702)799-4370
    1.6PK-5664
  • Las VegasO K Adcock Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 627 students
    1.6 miles
    6350 Hyde Ave
    Las VegasNV 89107
    (702)799-4185
    1.6PK-5627

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