Johnston Elementary School

  • Johnston Elementary School serves 112 students in grades 1-2.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≥90% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 78%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≥90% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 75%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Johnston Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Iowa state level of 14:1.

Top Placements

Johnston Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Iowa for:

School Overview

  • Johnston Elementary School's student population of 112 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 6 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 1-2
Total Students112 students
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Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Johnston Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 1,252 schools in Iowa (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Johnston Elementary School is 0.00, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.24. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IA)
Overall School Rank#85 out of 1,252 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≥90%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥90%
75%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:114:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
n/a
11%
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Black
n/a
6%
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White
100%
77%
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Two or more races
n/a
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Johnston Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IA.
Diversity Scoren/a0.24
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMaquoketa Valley Comm School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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