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    Johnson Elementary is a nurturing, innovative learning environment that thrives on commitment and collaboration among students, teachers, parents, and community.  

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  • Platform Change Request

    Beginning Friday, September 11, all JES families have the opportunity to request a change of instructional platform, effective at the start of the next grading period.  The options are:

    • moving from in-person instruction to virtual instruction (DVA)
    • moving from virtual instruction (DVA) to in-person instruction

    Here is what families need to know:

    • Although we will do our best to keep students together, we cannot guarantee this. Depending on how our numbers change, there is a possibility your child may not have the same classmates or teacher, especially if you request a change of platform.
    • This is a request change for platform only, not for requesting a specific teacher. 
    • The deadline to submit this form is Monday, October 5 at 3:30 pm.
    • Any changes in teacher assignment will be shared after the October 5th deadline when we have all of the information. We anticipate being able to get this information to families the week of October 12th - 16th. 
    • Changes in platform will be effective Monday, October 19th, the start of the second grading period.
    • Families will have another opportunity to change platforms at the third grading period. 

    All requests must be submitted through the Google Form by Monday, October 5 at 3:30 pm. 

    *Please do not email your requests to office staff, administrators, teachers, or the counselor.  We want to keep all requests together.*

    JES Platform Change Request Form 

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  • Arrival and Dismissal Procedures

    Please follow this link for important information regarding arrival and dismissal procedures for the 2020-2021 school year.  This video also provides important information regarding the procedures.  You may need to download the video to view. 

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  • Gifted and Talented Testing Referral Window 

    The GT testing referral window for students in grades 1-4 opens Tuesday, September 8 at 8:00 am, and will close at 8:00 am sharp on Tuesday, September 29.  To refer your JES grade 1-4 child for the Carroll ISD Gifted and Talented Program, you must fill out the online referral form. Once you have reached the confirmation screen on the form linked above, you are finished! Please note that absolutely NO referrals will be accepted after the 8:00 am deadline on September 29.

    What is Quest?

    The gifted program is called Quest at the elementary level.  It is an interdisciplinary program where students are encouraged to make connections and view the world in a more global manner. 

    When will this testing take place?

    Students in grades 1-3 will test in small groups during school hours in October.  All 4th grade students will complete testing with their homeroom classes.  Elementary students must meet the Phase I abilities test criteria in order to move forward to the Phase II portion of the screening process.  Phase II involves an achievement test in math and reading. 

    More Information about CISD's GT program

    Get more information about the GT program, scoring requirements, differentiating gifted learners from high achievers, and much more by visiting the district GT information webpage.  Kindergarten testing will be later in the year. 

    For questions regarding the testing process and GT program that you are unable to find on the district website, you can contact Leslie Andre

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  • Bus Pass Information

    Bus passes are on sale for the 2020-2021 school year.  Click this link for more information and to purchase a bus pass. 

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  • Headphone Request for 2020-2021 School Year

    We would like all students to bring in their own headphones for the 2021 school year.  Please view this letter for details.

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  • School Hours

    School hours are from 7:40 am until 3:00 pm. The first bell rings at 7:40 am. Students are tardy after the second bell which is at 7:55 am.  

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  • Johnson Elementary Named 2018-2019 Honor Roll School

    Johnson Elementary has been named to the 2018-2019 Honor Roll by Educational Results Partnership. The Honor Roll recognizes public elementary, middle and high schools that demonstrate high levels of student academic achievement, improvement in achievement over time, and reduction in achievement gaps. For high schools, Honor Roll recognition includes measures of college readiness in students. This year, the Texas Honor Roll recognized 855 higher-performing schools that are distinguished for their academic achievement and closing achievement gaps. 

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