Louise R. Johnson Middle School

  • Louise R. Johnson Middle School serves 525 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 73% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 67% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Louise R. Johnson Middle School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62%.

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 525 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students525 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Louise R. Johnson Middle School is ranked within the top 20% of all 3,650 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Louise R. Johnson Middle School is 0.68, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#671 out of 3650 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
57%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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Asian
4%
3%
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Hispanic
44%
33%
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Black
16%
22%
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White
33%
38%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.680.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameManatee School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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