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Funeral Procession

Celebration of the Life of Jill Morrill

Noah Gilbert, Photo Editor December 2, 2020

Community members and district staff attended a celebration of life memorial reverse parade for beloved past board member Jill Morrill Dec. 2. After the reverse parade in the high school parking lot, Morrill's...

Alexander Ganske teaching from home after being quarantined.

404 Students and Staff Under Quarantine

Noah Gilbert, Photo Editor November 2, 2020

On Friday October 30, students and staff arrived to the building to the news of 337 students and 33 staff in the district being quarantined in just the first week of the Five Day Week Return to Learn plan. Following...

An elementary student holds a sign outside the board meeting. Supporters of the five-day return to learn plan gathered in front of the district office Oct. 8 to voice their opinions. The board voted 5-2 to scrap the hybrid plan and planned for students to return to school every day Oct. 26.

Demonstration Against Hybrid Learning

Noah Gilbert, Photo Editor October 12, 2020

On Oct 8, 2020 parents and students held a demonstration against hybrid learning, calling for the school board to vote in favor of a five day week instead of the two and a half we currently run with hybrid. After...

The Varsity Dance Team boosting parades goers school spirit.

Homecoming Reverse Parade

Renee Johnson, Staff Writer September 18, 2020

Positive Covid-19 Case Found in Week One

Noah Gilbert, Photo Editor September 9, 2020

On Sept. 4, parents and staff received an email about a positive Covid-19 case. The email read, "The Johnston Community School District learned today that a student at JHS has tested positive for COVID-19."...

Hybrid Schedule for Week Two

Noah Gilbert, Photo Editor September 4, 2020

Monday September 7, 2020 is Labor day, meaning there will be no school. Due to this holiday next week's schedule will have a few changes. Tuesday September 8, will be a Purple B-day even. Wednesday...

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