Judith Morton Johnston Elementary School

  • Judith Morton Johnston Elementary School serves 302 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is equal to the IN average of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 30%.
  • Judith Morton Johnston Elementary School operates within the Town Of Highland School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 302 students has declined by 20% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 30% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 302 students
Judith Morton Johnston Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Judith Morton Johnston Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Judith Morton Johnston Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Judith Morton Johnston Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.52 is more than the state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 19:1
Judith Morton Johnston Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
n/a
2%
Judith Morton Johnston Elementary School Asian Students (1992-2014)
Hispanic
32%
11%
Judith Morton Johnston Elementary School Black Students (1989-2015)
Black
2%
12%
Judith Morton Johnston Elementary School Black Students (2003-2015)
White
62%
70%
Judith Morton Johnston Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Judith Morton Johnston Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2011)
Two or more races
4%
5%
Judith Morton Johnston Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Judith Morton Johnston Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown IN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.52 0.27
Judith Morton Johnston Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
42%
41%
Judith Morton Johnston Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
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.
8%
8%
Judith Morton Johnston Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Town Of Highland School District's student population of 3,179 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,614 in this district is less than the state average of $11,417. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,815 is less than the state average of $10,528. The district spending/student has declined by 5% over four years.
School District Name Town Of Highland School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed 3,179 1,465
 Town Of Highland School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $34 MM $17 MM
 Town Of Highland School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $32 MM $15 MM
 Town Of Highland School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,614 $11,417
 Town Of Highland School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,815 $10,528
 Town Of Highland School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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