Governor Thomas Johnson Middle School

  • Governor Thomas Johnson Middle School serves 513 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 44% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 43% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Governor Thomas Johnson Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Maryland state average of 63%.

School Overview

  • Governor Thomas Johnson Middle School's student population of 513 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students513 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Governor Thomas Johnson Middle School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Governor Thomas Johnson Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,359 schools in Maryland (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Governor Thomas Johnson Middle School is 0.68, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MD)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#547 out of 1359 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Governor Thomas Johnson Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Maryland by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Governor Thomas Johnson Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Maryland by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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Asian
6%
7%
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Hispanic
23%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Governor Thomas Johnson Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
18%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Governor Thomas Johnson Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
49%
37%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Governor Thomas Johnson Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Governor Thomas Johnson Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MD.
Diversity Score0.680.72
This chart display the diversity score of Governor Thomas Johnson Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Maryland by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Governor Thomas Johnson Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Maryland by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFrederick County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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