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To Register a Child for Johnston

To register a child for Johnston Elementary School, you need to contact our Registrar, Joanne Waver. Her direct phone number is 770-721-8464. To find out what paper work is needed, please click here.

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Johnston's Summer Hours

The front office will be open summer hours through Thursday, June 8th and will open again on July 18th.  Registration will be from 8am – 12pm July 18th – 31st.   No registration on July 28th due to JES walk-throughs.  Summer office hours: 7:00am – 3:00pm For information on what is required to register a child,

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First Day of School is Tuesday, August 1!

Please click for the  2017-18 Calendar.

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School Supplies

Below are printable supply lists for the 2017-2018 school year. To see the complete list, go to each grade level page. Kindergarten Supplies 1st Grade Supplies 2nd Grade Supplies 3rd Grade Supplies 4th Grade Supplies  5th Grade Supplies

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Johnston is one of America's Healthiest Schools!

We are proud to announce that FD Johnston Elementary School has been named to the 2017 list of America’s Healthiest Schools by the Alliance for a Healthier Generation! We are the first school in Cherokee County to receive the award. JES has been working with Healthier Generation’s Healthy Schools Program to improve our policies and

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CCSD Walk Through Dates and Times

The Cherokee County School District’s 2017-18 school year will begin on Tuesday, August 1.  Each school’s front office will be open daily beginning Tuesday, July 18.  For students who are new to CCSD, parents may register them at the respective school anytime between 8 a.m. and 12 p.m. beginning on July 18. Class schedules/teacher assignments

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Johnston Meet and Greets

Save the date to come meet the teachers on July 28: 1st and 2nd grades: 8:00-9:00 3rd, 4th and 5th grades: 9:30-10:30 Kindergarten only: 1:00-3:00    

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Get Georgia Reading Summer Program

Exciting news, everyone! Underway now, Get Georgia Reading Campaign partner myON is delivering thousands of free books to computer and mobile devices that you can access 24 hours a day—every day—through Aug. 31. Last summer, kids throughout the state read 248,901 books and spent 55,831 hours reading. This year, we are challenging Georgia to top last

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Canvas: Learning Management System

The Cherokee County School District this summer will launch Canvas: an online learning management system for students, parents and teachers. The Canvas system was piloted successfully this school year in select classes to replace CCSD’s Aspen student and parent portals.  Schools are contacting parents now to begin the simple account set-up process for a seamless

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Johnston PTA Wins Awards

Cherokee County held the 13th District of Georgia PTA Spring Conference.  Johnston PTA was awarded many recognitions: Membership Awards Early Bird (200 members by September 30) Pacesetter (300 members by September 30) Visionary (400 members by September 30) Oak Tree 100% Staff Membership (by September 30) CCSD and District 13 1st Place Outstanding Local Unit

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