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    Vernon Johns School

    Location Address:
    3101 Homestead Drive Petersburg, Virginia 23805 Phone Number: 8048627020
    Mailing Address:
    3101 Homestead Drive Petersburg, VA 23805
    Basic School Information
    Operating Agency Name Petersburg City Public Schools State Agency ID 120
    School Type Regular School State School ID 1200210
    Operational Status School is operational FIPS County Number 51730
    County Petersburg City Locale Rural
    Location Relative to Town Limits
    School Classroom Information
    Classroom Teachers Title I Eligible School? Title I Eligible School
    School Level Middle School School-wide Title I Not school-wide Title I
    School Lowest Grade Offered 06 Magnet School? Not a Magnet School
    School Highest Grade Offered 08 Charter School Not a Charter School
    Free Lunch Eligible Students 479 Reduced-price Lunch Eligible Students 76
    Total Free and Reduced Lunch Students 555 Migrant Students 0
    Total Students 761 Student Teacher Ratio 13.6
    Vernon Johns School Students by Grade
    Prekindergarten Students 0 7th Grade Students 266
    Kindergarten Students 0 8th Grade Students 214
    1st Grade Students 0 9th Grade Students 0
    2nd Grade Students 0 10th Grade Students 0
    3rd Grade Students 0 11th Grade Students 0
    4th Grade Students 0 12th Grade Students 0
    5th Grade Students 0 Ungraded Students 0
    6th Grade Students 281 Total Students 761
    Vernon Johns School Students by Race
    Male Female Total
    American Indiana/Alaskan 0 1 1
    Asian/Pacific Islander 1 0 1
    Hispanic 3 1 4
    Black (Non-Hispanic) 376 358 734
    White (Non-Hispanic) 9 12 21