A.R. Johnson Health Science & Engineering Magnet School in Augusta, GA - Niche

Overall
Niche Grade
Details
  • Grades
    7-12
  • Students
    565
  • Type
    Public, Coed
  • Reviews
    194 3.4
  • Ranking

A.R. Johnson Health Science & Engineering Magnet School is a public coed school in Augusta, Georgia. It has 565 students in grades 7-12. According to state standards, 98% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 194 reviews written and they have been mixed.

1324 Lny Walker Blvd
Augusta, GA 30901
(706) 823-6933

Ratings and Reviews
3.4 from 194 reviews
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    • High School Senior
    • 5
    Extracurriculars: There are over 200 clubs at A. R. Johnson. Most likely, everyone is going to find at least one club of their interest. Every club has an administrator or teacher to assist students in reaching their goals as a club.
    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Overall Experience: This school prepares students for college. It gives the foundation that students will always use throughout life. Most schools do the bare minimum in getting the youth to pass. Whereas, Johnson goes above and beyond to make sure thet we are ahead of the curriculum.
    • High School Senior
    • 5
    Teachers: At A. R. Johnson, teachers want the students to succeed. For that to happen, they try different styles of teaching for every student to have the ability to understand the lesson.
    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Health & Safety: There is no bullying tolerated at this school. The minute you report it , it is settled that same week. The security is great. There are cameras everywhere and if needed can be an alibi for a student. With us being in a medical school, most of the teachers have other certifications in the helathcare field so if there was an emergency we could really go to our teachers for help.
    • High School Senior
    • 3
    Extracurriculars: This school has a variety of extracurricular opportunities. The most popular sports are volleyball and soccer and the most popular clubs are HOSA and TSA.

Academics Read more about this school's academics

Nearby Schools

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2.66 Wilkinson Gardens Elementary School Public, Coed
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Charles Henry Terrell Academy Private, Religious, Coed
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3.00 North Augusta Middle School Public, Coed
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2.66 Hains Elementary School Public, Coed
3.00 Langford Middle School Public, Coed
2.66 Paul Knox Middle School Public, Coed
3.00 Merry Elementary School Public, Coed
2.66 North Augusta High School Public, Coed
2.66 Wheeless Road Elementary School Public, Coed
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3.33 Lake Forest Hills Elementary School Public, Coed
2.66 Bayvale Elementary School Public, Coed
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2.66 Augusta Christian Schools Private, Religious, Coed
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Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
2.66 Laney High School 0 mi. 672
4.33 Davidson Fine Arts Magnet School 1 mi. 791
1.66 Josey High School 1 mi. 706
1.66 Butler High School 4 mi. 795
1.33 Glenn Hills High School 6 mi. 801

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Student Demographics Read more about this school's student culture and diversity

Gender

Gender
Female 55%
Male 44%

Student Diversity

A.R. Johnson Health Science & Engineering Magnet School United States Georgia Butler High School Davidson Fine Arts Magnet School Glenn Hills High School Josey High School Laney High School
African American 70.0% 15.0% 36.9% 86.0% 42.0% 90.0% 91.0% 94.0%
White 20.0% 51.0% 42.7% 9.0% 44.0% 2.0% 4.0% 0%
Hispanic 4.0% 25.0% 13.3% 1.0% 3.0% 1.0% 1.0% 0%
Multiracial 2.0% 2.8% 3.1% 1.0% 4.0% 0% 0% 1.0%
Asian 1.0% 4.8% 3.6% 0% 4.0% 0% 0% 0%
Native American 0% 1.1% 0.2% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0.1% 2.0% 0% 2.0% 1.0% 2.0%

Enrollment

Enrollment
Grade 7 16.8%
Grade 8 20.7%
Grade 9 19.1%
Grade 10 16.3%
Grade 11 12.2%
Grade 12 14.9%

Educational Outcomes Read more about this school's educational outcomes

Student Opinions

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 36 responses

  • 69% Yes
  • 17% Not sure.
  • 14% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 25 responses

  • 22% Emphasis on college readiness
  • 19% Magnet School
  • 16% Spirit Week
  • 14% CTAE classes
  • 10% Club Day
  • 10% Spirit
  • 9% Mr and Miss ARJ Pageant

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 16 responses

  • 24% Teachers aren't as good as they should be.
  • 24% Transportaion to and from school
  • 17% Food
  • 17% Projects
  • 7% Excessive Homework
  • 7% Crowded Hallways
  • 3% Safety

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 27 responses

  • 100% The healthcare science/ engineering tracks

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 27 responses

  • 85% Difficult but rewarding
  • 11% Nothing special
  • 4% Difficult

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 16 responses

  • 44% You must be mentally prepared to WORK!
  • 38% There will be alot of work
  • 19% Be prepared for changes and work.

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 21 responses

  • 5% I love everything about this school.
  • 76% I like mostly everything about this school, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 19% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 0% I hate everything about this school.