Johnston, IA
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Johnston Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

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Johnston Comm School District Details

Johnston Comm School District
5608 Merle Hay Road
Johnston, IA 50131

6,858 Students enrolled in District

8 Schools in District

17 Students Per Classroom (State average is 14)

Johnston Comm School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Iowa

(10 is best)

Better than of IA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Beaver Creek Elem School
8701 Lyndhurst
Johnston, IA, 50131
PK-05
Henry A Wallace Elementary School
6510 Nw 62nd Ave
Johnston, IA, 50131
PK-05
Horizon Elementary School
5905 N W 100th Street
Johnston, IA, 50131
PK-05
Johnston Middle School
6207 Nw 62nd Ave
Johnston, IA, 50131
08-09
Johnston Senior High School
6501 Nw 62nd Ave.
Johnston, IA, 50131
10-12
Lawson Elementary School
5450 Nw 62nd Ave
Johnston, IA, 50131
PK-05
Summit Middle School
9500 Windsor Parkway
Johnston, IA, 50131
06-07
Timber Ridge Elementary School
7370 Nw 54th Ave
Johnston, IA, 50131
KG-05

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 83.5% 81.2%
Black 4.1% 5.7%
Hispanic 5.5% 10.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 6.8% 2.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.4%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 15.2% 39.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 12.6% 32.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.6% 6.7%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,524 $43,123,640 54.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $291 $1,923,510 2.4%
Staff $410 $2,710,100 3.5%
General Administration $193 $1,275,730 1.6%
School Administration $484 $3,199,240 4.1%
Operation $840 $5,552,400 7.1%
Transportation $438 $2,895,180 3.7%
Other $285 $1,883,850 2.4%
Total Support $2,943 $19,453,230 24.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,412 $15,943,320 20.3%
Total Expenditures $11,879 $78,520,190 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,410 $3,236,966,383 52.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $337 $170,410,528 2.7%
Staff $350 $176,600,126 2.8%
General Administration $244 $123,282,433 2.0%
School Administration $567 $286,386,305 4.6%
Operation $925 $467,326,879 7.5%
Transportation $402 $202,909,854 3.3%
Other $262 $132,545,859 2.1%
Total Support $3,088 $1,559,530,939 25.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,787 $1,407,134,747 22.7%
Total Expenditures $12,286 $6,203,629,027 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%