Johnston


About Johnston


Johnston School located on 300 Seventh Avenue West, Huntington, WV, taught grades 1-6.

In 1955-56 there were 280 students.

In 1957-58 there were 300 students.

In 1960-61 there were 286 students.


This information was obtained from: “Directory Cabell County Public Schools”, 1955-1956 and 1957-1958 was a loan from John Hanna, Principal at Southside Elementary.

“Directory Cabell County Public Schools”, 1960-1961. A loan from Mike O’Dell, Assistant Superintendent/Operations



In 1979-80 school year there were 257 students.

In 1980-81 school year there were 209 students.

In 1981-82 school year there were 204 students.

In 1982-83 school year there were 222 students.

In 1983-84 school year there were 233 students.

In 1984-85 school year there were 273 students.

In 1985-86 school year there were 240 students.

In 1986-87 school year there were 254 students.

In 1987-88 school year there were 243 students.

In 1988-89 school year there were 247 students.

This information was obtained by:

Information Concerning the Proposed Closing of Milton High School

Prepared in Pursuant to Code of West Virginia Chapter 18, Article 5, Section 13a and West Virginia Board of Education, Policy 6200



Johnston School opened its doors in 1917. (Another page in this same book states – Constructed on a 1.1. acre in 1938-39.)

In 1996 there were 183 students enrolled.


This information was obtained by:

West-End Elementary School Consolidated Elementary School , Education Specifications, ZMM, Inc. Architects and Engineers Charleston, WV, July 1, 1996 Revised August 6, 1996.


Johnston Elementary in 1995-96 school year had 183 students.


This information was obtained by:

West-End Elementary School Consolidated Elementary School , Education Specifications, ZMM, Inc. Architects and Engineers Charleston, WV, July 1, 1996 Revised August 6, 1996.


Johnston Elementary closed at the end of the 1996-97 school year.


Information and Data Concerning the Proposed Closing of Johnston Elementary School Prepared Pursuant to Code of West Virginia Chapter 18, Article 5, Section 13 and 13a , and WV Board of Education Policy 6200
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