By The Numbers – Johnston County Schools Open Monday

Johnston County Schools will open for the start of the 2015-16 school year on Monday, August 24thJC-SSS-Image-FI

Here are the numbers:

Estimated students for 2015-16:  34,765
Students On Day 1 – 2014-15: 33,181
School Campuses: 44
School Buses: 265
Mobile Units:  185
Employees:  5,000
Graduation Rate Up By: 3.3%


2014-2015 Graduations Seniors: 2,196 who received a combined $30 million in scholarships.

2015-2016 Meal Prices

Breakfast $1.35
Reduced Breakfast $0.30
Lunch (Grades K-8) $2.20
Lunch (Grades 9-12) $2.30
Milk $0.50


Also Monday, the new North Johnston Middle School will open its doors for the first time for students. The new Princeton competition size gymnasium will be opened. And the 12 classroom addition at River Dell Elementary has been completed.  School officials are in the process of building a new Cleveland area middle school.

Here is Superintendent Dr. Ed Croom’s Annual Report: