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  • Johnson Elementary

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

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  • School Hours

    School hours are from 7:40 am until 2:55 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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  • Yearbooks on Sale!

    Yearbooks are now on sale for the 2018-2019 school year.  They are $30 through October 31st.  After that, they will go up to $35 until December 31st.  All sales are online through this Balfour link.  No extra copies will be ordered! Don't miss out - order early! 

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  • Preorder for Spirit Shop

    Fall is here... Order your long sleeve Dragon Apparel now!  Spirit Shop will NOT be selling any long sleeve items so this is the time to stock up for fall/winter.  Items are non-returnable and non-refundable!  Check out the new Dragon sweatshirts, hoodies, vests, sherpa pullovers, and long sleeve tees for adult and youth! Click this link to order online : September 25 - October 2.  

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  • CoGAT and ITBS Testing 

    This is a reminder about upcoming Iowa Test of Basic Skills Test for all 4th grade students. The students will be testing on the following days:

    • ITBS, October 16th, 17th, and 18th from 8:15 - 11:00 am

    The campus will be closed to visitors until testing is completed each day, approximately 11:00 am.

    Here are some ways you can help your child be most successful on these days:

    • Make sure your child arrives at school on time.
    • Send your child to school well-rested and fed.

    Thank you ahead of time for your support in maintaining an optimal testing environment.

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  • Red Ribbon Week

    October 22 - 26: JES will be celebrating Down the Yellow Brick Road to a Happy Healthy Life! 

    • Monday - Have Courage: Be Yourself! Dress Uniquely Original
    • Tuesday - Protect Your Heart - Make Healthy Choices! Wear red and visit with the firemen and police for K and 3rd
    • Wednesday - Hats Off to Good Choices! Hat Day - Continued visit with firemen and police for 1st and 2nd
    • Thursday - Put Drugs to Rest - PJ (or comfy clothes) Day
    • Friday - There's No Place Like JES! Wear Dragon spirit wear

    Thank you for helping to make this an educational week for our students by emphasizing the message of leading a healthy, drug free life.  

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  • Dragon Volunteer Registration Now Open

    Each year, Carroll ISD is lucky to have dedicated parents and community members that make the decision to volunteer on campuses and around the district. These volunteers are vital to the success of each campus and program where they volunteer.  Each year volunteers are required to re-register to serve on CISD campuses.  Click here to learn more about the process and begin registration. 

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  • "PAY K-12" Website is Now Open

    Would you like to purchase a set of headphones for the computer lab or a birthday book for the library?  Maybe you would like to pay for a field trip for your student.  Beginning this year, JES will offer all purchases through the "Pay K-12" website.  Other than the yearly supply fee, all purchases will be online.  Once you go to the website, just click on the items you would like to purchase.  Click this link to go to "Pay K-12". 

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  • District GT Referral and Testing Information 

    Kindergarten testing will take place in the spring.  Referral for these students will open after Thanksgiving.  Kindergarten classes will receive enrichment lessons from the GT teacher as part of their weekly schedule throughout the fall.  The referral period for K-4 is closed. Get more information about the GT program, scoring requirements, differentiating gifted learners from high achievers, and much more by visiting the district's GT page.  

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  • JES YouTube Channel

    Stay current on the latest and greatest school news and movement highlights shared each morning by our KJES Morning Crew and Movement Team! You can now view our KJES morning announcements on our YouTube channel.  Please click on the icon at the bottom of the page and subscribe to our channel so you can view our daily broadcasts. Thank you - KJES Morning Team. 

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