Louise R. Johnson Middle School

  • Louise R. Johnson Middle School serves 492 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 69% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 63% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 52%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Louise R. Johnson Middle School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 61%.

Top Placements

Louise R. Johnson Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

  • Louise R. Johnson Middle School's student population of 492 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students492 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Louise R. Johnson Middle School is ranked within the top 30% of all 3,601 schools in Florida (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Louise R. Johnson Middle School is 0.67, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank#792 out of 3,601 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
54%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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Asian
4%
3%
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Hispanic
46%
32%
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Black
16%
23%
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White
32%
39%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Louise R. Johnson Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.670.46
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Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameManatee School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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