Phone: (601) 960-5333


Degrees and Certifications:

Mr. John C. Johnson, Principal

Mr. Johnson is a student-focused instructional leader dedicated to creating positive learning environments and making a positive difference in scholars' lives. He previously served as an assistant principal at Marshall Elementary in Jackson Public Schools. For more than a decade, he worked as a building administrator serving public school systems in central Mississippi, including the Canton Public School District, Scott County School District, and Vicksburg-Warren School District. He started his career as a 6th-grade English teacher at Bettye Mae Jack Middle School in Morton, Mississippi. Mr. Johnson has adapted his leadership and administrative abilities to a range of roles throughout his 20-year education career. He has assumed responsibility for everything from directing athletics programs to creating and promoting a schoolwide vision as an elementary school principal. He has experience coordinating safety programs, textbook adoptions, and professional development training, and working with parents as a representative of several schools' parent-teacher organizations.

Mr. Johnson holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in English from Tougaloo College, a Master of Arts degree in Educational Administration and Supervision from Jackson State University and an Education Specialist degree in Instructional Leadership from William Carey University.

Last Modified on August 27, 2020