North Johnston Middle School

  • North Johnston Middle School serves 650 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • North Johnston Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in North Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 52%.

School Overview

  • North Johnston Middle School's student population of 650 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students650 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

  • North Johnston Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,555 schools in North Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of North Johnston Middle School is 0.59, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NC)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#2040 out of 2555 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
29%
17%
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Black
13%
25%
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White
56%
48%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in North Johnston Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.590.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJohnston County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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  3.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
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This school is one of the most unpleasant environments for children. Every week there are fighting with no proactive approaches taken. Efforts seem to be spent on nit-picking irrelevant issues with students when focus should be on bigger issues.
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I the the Quality of the academic programs are good for the the students . and the misic class class is also a good class so the students have something to learn about music and the art and sport class is good to because the art class they can learn diffentine thing about art. and the sport class class is good to they can go out side and be in the sun and make the school proud of there sports class.the award thing they can be proud of tthem self anf know that they are doing good at something they like to do.i think the parent should be in involvement in the school because they need to know how there kids are doing in school and know what they are doing in there class.
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