Minnesota Governor Tim Walz has issued a new stay-at-home order, which will go into effect at 11:59 p.m. on Friday, March 27. This order means that students will not go back to school after spring break. Distance learning will begin on Monday, April 6, and go through at least May 4, 2020. More information is available at https://www.spps.org/covid
At John A. Johnson Achievement Plus Elementary (JAJ) we are a collaborative community committed to the academic success of all scholars. As an “Achievement Plus” school: education, recreation, wellness and other services are all here in one convenient location. We work with our amazing volunteers and community partners to provide dental and medical services, mental health services, legal guidance, tutoring, and housing and employment assistance right here at school. Learn more...
Ms. Cherek brings a wealth of experience in helping our youngest students succeed. She has served as a Pre-K, kindergarten and elementary teacher, a staff coach to support early learning programs, and most recently, as a continuous improvement specialist for John A. Johnson to help improve student achievement.
I am pleased to share with you that I have selected a new leader for John A. Johnson Achievement Plus that some of you may already know. Please join me in welcoming Elizabeth Cherek as your school’s new principal this fall.