Johnson City School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 11 public schools serving 7,925 students in Johnson City School District. This district's average testing ranking is 10/10, which is in the top 5% of public schools in Tennessee.
Public Schools in Johnson City School District have an average math proficiency score of 61% (versus the Tennessee public school average of 39%), and reading proficiency score of 49% (versus the 35% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Johnson City School District are Towne Acres Elementary School, Lake Ridge Elementary School and Fairmont Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Johnson City School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Tennessee.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the Tennessee public school average of 37% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Johnson City School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Tennessee for:

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 10%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 10%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 10%)
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Johnson City School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 09
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (TN)
# Schools
11 Schools
1,774 Schools
# Students
7,925 Students
998,935 Students
# Teachers
502 Teachers
63,326 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1

District Rank

Johnson City School District, which is ranked within the top 10% of all 146 school districts in Tennessee (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 92% has increased from 90% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (TN)
Overall District Rank
#8 out of 146 school districts
(Top 10%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Johnson City  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Johnson City  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of TN by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
35%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Johnson City  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of TN by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
92%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Johnson City  School District and public school graduation rate of TN by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.50
0.55
# American Indian Students
7 Students
1,648 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
241 Students
19,795 Students
% Asian Students
3%
2%
# Hispanic Students
866 Students
103,087 Students
% Hispanic Students
11%
10%
# Black Students
856 Students
218,208 Students
% Black Students
11%
22%
# White Students
5,446 Students
627,837 Students
% White Students
69%
63%
# Hawaiian Students
3 Students
1,096 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
506 Students
27,264 Students
% of Two or more races Students
6%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
165
28,326
# Students in K Grade:
641
75,244
# Students in 1st Grade:
649
74,402
# Students in 2nd Grade:
606
73,880
# Students in 3rd Grade:
593
74,763
# Students in 4th Grade:
642
78,010
# Students in 5th Grade:
606
78,376
# Students in 6th Grade:
603
76,656
# Students in 7th Grade:
593
74,777
# Students in 8th Grade:
600
73,864
# Students in 9th Grade:
543
75,314
# Students in 10th Grade:
597
74,147
# Students in 11th Grade:
544
71,915
# Students in 12th Grade:
543
69,261
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $10,979 is higher than the state median of $10,253. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $10,099 is higher than the state median of $10,022. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (TN)
Total Revenue
$87 MM
$35 MM
This chart display total revenue of Johnson City  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in TN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$80 MM
$34 MM
This chart display total spending of Johnson City  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in TN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$10,979
$10,253
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Johnson City  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in TN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$10,099
$10,022
This chart display average spending per public school student in Johnson City  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in TN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Johnson City School District Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Towne Acres Elementary School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
2310 Larkspur Dr
Johnson City, TN 37604
(423) 854-4800
Grades: K-4
| 387 students
Rank: #22.
Lake Ridge Elementary School
Math: 71% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
100 Lake Ridge Square
Johnson City, TN 37601
(423) 610-6030
Grades: K-4
| 522 students
Rank: #3 - 43. - 4.
Fairmont Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1405 Lester Harris Rd
Johnson City, TN 37601
(423) 434-5275
Grades: PK-4
| 512 students
Rank: #3 - 43. - 4.
South Side Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1011 Southwest Ave
Johnson City, TN 37604
(423) 434-5290
Grades: PK-4
| 380 students
Rank: #55.
Science Hill High School
Magnet School
Math: 62% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
251 Cotty Jones Ln
Johnson City, TN 37604
(423) 232-2190
Grades: 9-12
| 2,227 students
Rank: #66.
Cherokee Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2100 Cherokee Rd
Johnson City, TN 37604
(423) 434-5281
Grades: PK-4
| 388 students
Rank: #7 - 97. - 9.
Indian Trail Intermediate School
Math: 59% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
307 Car Mol Dr
Johnson City, TN 37601
(423) 610-6000
Grades: 5-6
| 1,209 students
Rank: #7 - 97. - 9.
Liberty Bell Middle School
Math: 59% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1318 Pactolas Rd
Johnson City, TN 37601
(423) 232-2179
Grades: 7-8
| 1,193 students
Rank: #7 - 97. - 9.
Woodland Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2303 Indian Ridge Rd
Johnson City, TN 37604
(423) 434-5267
Grades: PK-4
| 380 students
Rank: #1010.
North Side Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1000 N Roan St
Johnson City, TN 37601
(423) 434-5249
Grades: PK-4
| 283 students
Rank: #1111.
Mountain View Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
907 King Springs Rd
Johnson City, TN 37601
(423) 434-5260
Grades: K-4
| 444 students

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: PK - 09
  • Students: 7,925 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 31%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 92% (Btm 50% in TN)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 49% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.50

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