Monday, September 22, 2014

Welcome to the
Johnston City CUSD #1

The Johnston City C.U.S.D. #1 is pleased to announce that a new principal has been hired for Washington School.  Ms. Patty Hilliard has more than two decades of experience teaching, mentoring, coaching and advocating for students. Ms. Hilliard is from Southern Illinois and understands the difficulties and challenges that the students face.  She is looking forward to working with the outstanding faculty at Washington School to create a great educational and social environment for the children at Washington School. 


The Board of Education has re-instated the Art program at the High School.  Mrs. Rushing, as well as students, and volunteers are to be commended for their hard work and diligence in raising funds to keep this program. Art will be offered in three class periods during the 2014-2015 school year.


A part-time business program has also been re-instated.  The former teacher Mr. Nguyen took a full time position with another employer.  However, the district has employed Heather Will for this position.


Parents will be allowed to prepay book rent, meals and put money on their child’s account by sending cash, check, or using a credit card online.  Credit card payments can be made on  Teacherease/SchoolInsight.You may make a payment through the Teacherease Student Management program (Parent Portal) by clicking on the link below:


Athletic training services are provide by NovaCare.

The mission of Johnston City Community Unit School District  #1 Schools is to prepare 21st century citizens who will be oriented toward value development, directed in career preparations, competent in communicative skills,qualified in problem solving, skilled in creative and critical thinking, knowledgeable of technological tools, interdependent in a global multicultural society, and inspired as life long learners.