Walter Johnson Junior High School

  • Walter Johnson Junior High School serves 1,102 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the NV average of 21:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 65%.
  • Walter Johnson Junior High School operates within the Clark County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1102 students has declined by 7% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 50 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,102 students
Walter Johnson Junior High School Total Students (1995-2015)
Gender % Walter Johnson Junior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 50 teachers
Walter Johnson Junior High School Total Teachers (1995-2015)
Students by Grade Walter Johnson Junior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has decreased from 24:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.72 is more than the state average of 0.47. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NV) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 22:1 21:1
Walter Johnson Junior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1993-2014)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Walter Johnson Junior High School American Indian Students (1993-2013)
Asian
5%
5%
Walter Johnson Junior High School Asian Students (1994-2015)
Hispanic
39%
41%
Walter Johnson Junior High School Black Students (1994-2015)
Black
15%
10%
Walter Johnson Junior High School Black Students (1994-2015)
White
32%
35%
Walter Johnson Junior High School White Students (1994-2015)
Hawaiian
1%
1%
Walter Johnson Junior High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2015)
Two or more races
8%
6%
Walter Johnson Junior High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.72 0.47
Walter Johnson Junior High School Diversity Score (1995-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a n/a
Walter Johnson Junior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a n/a
Walter Johnson Junior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2014)

District Comparison

  • Clark County School District's student population of 324,146 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,357 in this district is less than the state average of $10,706. The district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,957 is less than the state average of $10,490. The district spending/student has declined by 9% over four years.
School District Name Clark County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
368
9
Number of Students Managed 324,146 3,473
Clark County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $2,964 MM $37 MM
Clark County School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $2,837 MM $36 MM
Clark County School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $9,357 $10,706
Clark County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $8,957 $10,490
Clark County School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

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