October 10, 2018
The recent report of Tennessee schools graduation rate came as a pleasant surprise to Johnson County School officials, including JCS Dorector Mischelle Simcox.
“I want to brag on our high school,” Simcox said, adding that Education Commissioner Candice McQueen announced that the 2017-18 high school state graduation rate was 89.1 percent, which is the highest graduation rate on record for Tennessee.
“Johnson County High School’s graduation rate for the 2017-18 school year was 97.5 percent, which far exceeds the state rate. I am very proud of our staff and graduates.”