Avg. test scores 1%
High school dipl. 19%
Bachelors degree 71%

Johnston school information

IndexJohnstonSouth CarolinaNational
Average Test Scores49%46%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:116:116:1
Total public schools493279,221
Total private schools136924,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a967,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Johnston are 1% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 4 public schools in Johnston
  • 68.2% of people in Johnston have completed 8th grade
  • 66.8% of people in Johnston have completed high school
  • 8.8% of people in Johnston have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Johnston

      IndexJohnstonSouth CarolinaNational
      Completed 8th grade68.2%83.0%84.3%
      Completed high school66.8%81.6%83.0%
      Completed some college23.2%56.6%59.4%
      Completed associate degree12.2%35.6%38.5%
      Completed bachelors8.8%26.5%30.3%
      Completed masters4.1%9.6%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.3%2.5%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.3%1.1%1.3%

      Johnston, SC School Districts

      • Edgefield County School District

      There are a total of 4 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Johnston. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Johnston, SC schools is 49%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Johnston, SC, an average of 68.2% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 66.8% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Edgefield, SC4,73050%2%
      Saluda, SC3,61848%2%
      Monetta, SC15630%40%
      Ridge Spring, SC92222%55%
      Trenton, SC27112%75%
      Johnston, SC2,28749%1%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Denver, NC2,28766%34%
      Aptos Hills-Larkin Valley, CA2,28862%25%
      East Helena, MT2,28647%5%
      Adamsville, TN2,28853%7%
      Wynnewood, OK2,28867%36%
      Johnston, SC2,28749%1%
      Source: The Johnston, SC education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.