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Johnston County Schools
  • SMITHFIELD, NC

Report Card

grade B
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B
  2. Diversity
    grade A
  3. Teachers
    grade B+
  4. College Prep
    grade B+
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade B
  6. Administration
    grade B
  7. Sports
    grade A minus
  8. Food
    grade C
  9. Resources & Facilities
    grade B minus

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Johnston County Schools is an above average, public school district located in SMITHFIELD, NC. It has 37,823 students in grades PK, K-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 16 to 1. According to state test scores, 39% of students are at least proficient in math and 42% in reading.

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
42%
Percent Proficient - Math
39%
Average Graduation Rate
92%
Average SAT
1160
1,185 responses
Average ACT
24
1,365 responses

Students

Diversity
grade A
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
37,823
Free or Reduced Lunch
46.4%

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Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
16:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$47,560
Teachers in First/Second Year
10.9%

Finances

Expenses Per Student
$9,885 / student
National
$12,239
Education Expenses
  • Instruction
    66%
  • Support Services
    30%
  • Other
    4%

Living in the Area

grade B
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade B
  2. Good for Families
    grade B
  3. Housing
    grade B minus
Median Household Income
$49,141
National
$75,149
Median Rent
$776
National
$1,268
Median Home Value
$228,400
National
$281,900

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