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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 8 public schools managed by Johnston School District serving 3,119 students in Johnston, Rhode Island.
  • Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Rhode Island state average of 41%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the state average of 13:1.

Johnston School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Johnston Brown Avenue School
    14 Brown Avenue
    Johnston, RI 02919
    (401)934-0270

    Grades: 1-5 | 230 students
  • Johnston Early Childhood Center
    10 Memorial Avenue
    Johnston, RI 02919
    (401)233-0054

    Grades: K | 186 students
  • Johnston Graniteville School
    6 Collins Avenue
    Johnston, RI 02919
    (401)231-8790

    Grades: PK | 73 students
  • Johnston Johnston Senior High School
    345 Cherry Hill Road
    Johnston, RI 02919
    (401)233-1920

    Grades: 9-12 | 847 students
  • Johnston Nicholas A. Ferri Middle School
    10 Memorial Avenue
    Johnston, RI 02919
    (401)233-1930

    Grades: 6-8 | 761 students
  • Johnston Sarah Dyer Barnes School
    24 Barnes Avenue
    Johnston, RI 02919
    (401)231-8710

    Grades: K-5 | 296 students
  • Johnston Thornton School
    4 School Street
    Johnston, RI 02919
    (401)943-7369

    Grades: 1-5 | 349 students
  • Johnston Winsor Hill School
    100 Theresa Street
    Johnston, RI 02919
    (401)831-4619

    Grades: 1-5 | 377 students

Overview

School District NameJohnston School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students3,119 students
# of Teachers246 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio13:1
# of Male Students1,608 students
% Male Students
52%
# of Female Students1,511 students
% Female Students
48%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.43
# of American Indian Students7 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students93 students
% Asian Students
3%
# of Hispanic Students571 students
% Hispanic Students
18%
# of Black Students137 students
% Black Students
4%
# of White Students2,290 students
% White Students
73%
# of Hawaiian Students1 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students20 students
% of Two or more races Students
1%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:73
# of Students in Kindergarten:221
# of Students in 1st Grade:241
# of Students in 2nd Grade:246
# of Students in 3rd Grade:226
# of Students in 4th Grade:252
# of Students in 5th Grade:252
# of Students in 6th Grade:249
# of Students in 7th Grade:250
# of Students in 8th Grade:262
# of Students in 9th Grade:251
# of Students in 10th Grade:208
# of Students in 11th Grade:199
# of Students in 12th Grade:189
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Johnston School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 57 school districts in Rhode Island (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 78% has decreased from 82% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (RI)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
33%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Johnston School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of RI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Johnston School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of RI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
78%
85%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Johnston School District and public school graduation rate of RI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $17,726 in this school district is less than the state average of $22,360. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $18,947 is less than the state average of $23,978. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (RI)
Total Revenue$54 MM$30 MM
This chart display total revenue of Johnston School District and average revenue for each school distric in RI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$57 MM$32 MM
This chart display total spending of Johnston School District and average spending for each school distric in RI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$17,726$22,360
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Johnston School District and average revenue per public school student in RI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$18,947$23,978
This chart display average spending per public school student in Johnston School District and average spending per public school student in RI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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