ASHA Visits Johnson for World Read Aloud Day

Wednesday, March 4th was more than just another day of our Read Across America Week celebration. It marked an international day of appreciation and celebration for literature and education around the globe. World Read Aloud Day was founded by the nonprofit organization LitWorld in 2007, and since has grown to be celebrated by more than […]

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Pi Beta Phi visits Johnson for Read Across America Week

Coming to you live from the second day of Read Across America Week! Monday, staff and students came to school decked out in their favorite hats in honor of The Cat in the Hat (Don’t believe me? Check out the selection of headwear in the photos below!), and today we are celebrating Green Eggs and Ham by sporting […]

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Read for the Record 2014 with the University of Virginia Football Team!

Every year, Read for the Record connects millions of teachers and students across the country in support of one common goal: early childhood literacy. Jumpstart’s Read for the Record event challenges students of all ages to discuss the critical importance of literacy in their lives. At Johnson, this event is especially important as Jumpstart’s main goal […]

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Friday Photo: Pi Beta Phi Visits Johnson

This morning, we were lucky enough to have some of the lovely ladies from the University of Virginia’s chapter of Pi Beta Phi volunteer to spend some time with our third grade students. These three college students came to Johnson to spend the morning sharing books, laughs, and sunshine. Each group read two different books […]

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