Johnston Elementary School

2031 E Cherokee Dr
Woodstock, GA 30188
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Johnston Elementary School serves 619 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Johnston Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 44% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

School Overview

Johnston Elementary School's student population of 619 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students619 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

Johnston Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,188 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Johnston Elementary School is 0.49, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#670 out of 2188 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
22%
15%
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Black
3%
37%
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White
68%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.490.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCherokee County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Johnston Elementary School is River Ridge High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Mill Creek Middle School (1.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Woodstock Mill Creek Middle School Math: 55% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,413 student
    1.1 miles
    442 Arnold Mill Rd
    Woodstock, GA 30188
    (770) 721-6400
    1.1 6-8 1,413
  • Woodstock River Ridge High School Math: 52% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,846 student
    1.3 miles
    400 Arnold Mill Rd
    Woodstock, GA 30188
    (770) 721-6500
    1.3 9-12 1,846
  • Woodstock Woodstock Elementary School Math: 63% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 1,180 student
    2.2 miles
    230 Rope Mill Rd
    Woodstock, GA 30188
    (770) 926-6969
    2.2 PK-5 1,180
  • Woodstock Little River Elementary School Math: 51% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 1,361 student
    2.6 miles
    3170 Trickum Rd
    Woodstock, GA 30188
    (770) 721-5940
    2.6 PK-5 1,361
  • Canton Holly Springs Elementary School Math: 51% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 759 students
    3.0 miles
    1965 Hickory Rd
    Canton, GA 30115
    (770) 345-5035
    3 PK-5 759

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