Kermit Johnson School
8 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Kermit Johnson School
Kermit Johnson School is a public elementary school located in the heart of the city. It has been providing quality education to students for over 50 years. The school offers a wide range of educational programs and activities for students of all ages. The school has a strong focus on academic excellence, with a variety of advanced placement courses and extracurricular activities. Additionally, the school has a strong commitment to the community, with numerous programs to help students and families in need. Kermit Johnson School is a great place for students to learn and grow as individuals. The school’s commitment to excellence and its dedication to helping students succeed in life make it a great choice for any student.
8300 Kermit Johnson Rd
Pinson, AL 35126
3 – 5
Overview Kermit Johnson School
Kermit Johnson School serves 688 students in grades 3-5.
Kermit Johnson School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 12% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 24%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 32% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black and Hispanic).
Verdict on Kermit Johnson School
Kermit Johnson School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,276 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.The diversity score of Kermit Johnson School is 0.65, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school’s diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.