Vernon Johns Jr. High School

1/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
4
Grades
8-9
Students
579
Type
Public
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Academics
1/10
Test scores
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Very concerning:

Test scores at this school fall far below the state average. This means that students at this school are not performing at grade level.


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Science
44%
State avg: 80%
English Reading
45%
State avg: 75%
Algebra I
54%
State avg: 83%
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Student progress
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Equity
Environment
Students
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Black
93%
Hispanic
5%
White
1%
Asian
<1%
Two or more races
<1%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
12 :1
State avg: 14 :1
Students per counselor
300 :1
State avg: 414 :1
Percent of teachers with less than 3 years of experience
29%
State avg: 10%
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Neighborhood
3101 Homestead Dr
Petersburg, VA 23805
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Last modified: May 17, 2017
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