Thomas Johnson Elementary / Middle School

An active parent group propels Thomas Johnson Elementary/Middle School to success.

At a Glance
100 E Heath Street
Baltimore, MD 21230
(410) 396-1575
Grades
Pre-k to 8
Bell Times
7:45 AM / 2:25 PM
Student / Teacher Ratio
17:1
Total Enrollment
544
Attendance Rate
94.6%
Neighborhoods in this School District

About Thomas Johnson Elementary/Middle School

Thomas Johnson Elementary/Middle (TJ) offers a rigorous and enriching curriculum to students in pre-kindergarten through eighth grades, with MSA reading and math test scores ranked amongst the highest in Baltimore City. Recent renovations to the school included the addition of a state-of-the-art middle school science lab and two state-of-the-art computer labs. In addition to technology, students attend art, physical education, library, Spanish, and instrumental music classes weekly. TJ also provides two days of elective instruction for students in grades 5-8, with choices ranging from advanced technology, band, choice-based art, dance, drama, National Academic League, robotics, Spanish, and strings. Thomas Johnson was named an "Opportunity School" by MarylandCAN, signifying that it affords students from both low-income and higher-income households outstanding opportunities to succeed.

Student Demographics

  • 16.5% African-American
  • 70.8% White
  • 6.2% Hispanic
  • 6.4% Other

Programming

  • Gifted and Advance Learning Site
  • Honors courses
  • Intensive restorative practice site
  • ESOL Site

Meet the Principal

James Dendinger

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