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Johnson Street Global Studies

About The School

GCS Grab-and-Go Site
Children will be able to pick up meals Monday through Friday from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. at Johnson Street Global Studies. Any children ages 0 to 18 will pick up their lunch for the day and breakfast for the following morning.

Johnson Street Global Studies is a K-8, extended-year magnet school with an international theme that provides access for students to learn about global issues and relationships as they study the people and cultures of other countries.

Johnson Street students go to school four additional weeks each year with approximately six weeks for summer vacation. High expectations for all children, along with the additional school days, promote high achievement levels for all students.

Special Academic Programs
Magnet School:  International Theme

By the end of eighth grade, students have learned about the economics, education, environmental conditions, cultures and technologies of their global neighbors on each of the seven continents. Natives of other countries are regular guests in the school, speaking at assemblies and visiting classrooms.

Maker Space

Foreign Language - Spanish

Career & Technical Education (CTE) Opportunities
Career Explorations (6th - 8th Grade)

Fine Arts


Clubs & Sponsored Teams
Art Club
Basketball Club (7th and 8th)
Battle of the Books - Elementary and Middle
Go Far Running Club
Makers Space / Coding Club
Student Chorus

Contact the school directly for more information about clubs and sponsored teams.

Honors & Recognition
Exceeded Growth 2018-2019
Met or Exceeded growth 3 consecutive years (2016-2019)
Highest Middle School Science Growth in District in 2018
Improved a Proficiency Letter Grade between 17-18 and 18-19 School Years
Four Star ACES Program
National 2015 Magnet School of Excellence

2019 GCS Teacher of the Year Finalist - Coshenda Clark
2019 Extraordinary Educator - Coshenda Clark
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2018 GCS Media Specialist of the Year - Ashley Morgan
2017 GCS Teacher of the Year Finalist - Kevin Mash

2018 and 2019 GCS Bronze Award Recipient for Excellence in School Cleanliness

Community Service
Contact the school directly for more information regarding specific community service projects.

After School Care

After-School Care Enrichment Services (ACES) provides quality, affordable, and convenient after-school care for K-5 students. ACES is offered every day that school is in session until 6 p.m. On some teacher workdays, designated as ACES All-Days, the program operates from 7:30 a.m. until 6 p.m. To receive more information regarding enrollment, costs (DSS subsidies accepted), please contact the school based ACES site coordinator: Tiffany Steeples - 336-819-2900.


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1601 Johnson St., High Point, NC 27262
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