Horizon Elementary School

5905 North West 100th St, Johnston, IA 50131 | (515) 986-1121
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 681
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 681 preschool and elementary school students from grades PK-5
  • National Blue Ribbon Schools Award 2009

Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: PO Box 10, Johnston, IA 50131
  • Principal or Admin: Terry Jacob
  • Fax: (515) 986-1131
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 681
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 37.7
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 18.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 343 (50.4%)
  • Females: 338 (49.6%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 21 (3.1%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 44 (6.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 65 (9.5%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Horizon Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.3%
Black111.6%
Asian517.5%
Hispanic202.9%
White57584.4%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Horizon Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten365.3%
Kindergarten12618.5%
1st Grade9714.2%
2nd Grade11416.7%
3rd Grade9614.1%
4th Grade10315.1%
5th Grade10916.0%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 47%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:53%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 12 Years
  • Average Salary: $46,018
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Horizon Elementary School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$37,20122%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$48,48778%
Source: IA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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