Jump-starting college with AP classes that earn college credit
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Aug 24
No KTC-Staff training
August 24 (all day)

Aug 24
Golf: Boys Varsity vs. Ames, Bettendorf, Dowling Catholic, Kennedy, Southeast Polk, Urbandale, Waterloo West, WDM Valley, Xavier (Home)
August 24, 9:30 AM

Aug 25
First Day of School (grades K-12)
August 25 (all day)

Aug 25
All Elementary Grade 5 Band Kick-Off Night
August 25, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
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The Last Semester at Johnston
By the Numbers
3

National Merit Scholars in 2016
253

Scholarships awarded to Johnston seniors through the Dragon Scholarship Fund
21

State athletic events where Johnston was represented

Johnston Spotlight Johnston Spotlight

Roofing is now complete on all areas of the high school.
– Milestone #1
Concrete was poured for the base of the gym floor.
– Milestone #2
The 1,200-seat auditorium is filling up.
– Milestone #3
New Johnston High School Construction Progresses

New Johnston High School Construction Progresses

For a crew of about 200 workers in Johnston, the summer construction season equated to hitting major milestones on the new Johnston High School project.

The new high school is scheduled for completion in the spring of 2017, with students taking to the halls in August 2017. Crews have been taking advantage of warm days and little rain to complete work inside and outside the 369,000 square-foot facility.

Most recently, the Board of Education also approved the construction of a new athletic complex housed at the new high school site. Construction on the complex will begin in August and is slated to be completed by the time the school opens next year. Read more