Johnson Junior High School

  • Johnson Junior High School serves 699 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 28% (which is lower than the Wyoming state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40% (which is lower than the Wyoming state average of 56%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Johnson Junior High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Wyoming for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Wyoming state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Wyoming state average of 23%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Johnson Junior High School's student population of 699 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 56 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students699 students
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Total Classroom Teachers56 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Johnson Junior High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 319 schools in Wyoming (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 10:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Johnson Junior High School is 0.54, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WY)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#286 out of 319 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
4%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
32%
14%
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Black
5%
1%
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White
60%
77%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score0.540.38
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Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
28%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLaramie County School District #1 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WY Dept. of Education

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