News & Announcements

School Supply Lists 2020-21

Elementary school supply lists for the 2020-21 school year are available as follows:

Register Online for 2020-2021 UPK and Kindergarten

We are accepting online and paper registration for new Pre-K and Kindergarten students

GJSD Reopening Plan

The Greater Johnstown School District’s Reopening Plan is available now to print or read as a PDF document:

Recording of School Reopening Parent Meeting available

District officials held a School Reopening: Teaching & Learning Parent Meeting on July 30. A recording of the meeting is posted below. View the School Reopening Parent Meeting Powerpoint View Parent Information The Greater Johnstown School District recognizes the importance of ensuring our website is accessible to those with disabilities and, as such, endeavors to conform […]

GJSD voters approve $38.9 million budget

Voters of the Greater Johnstown School District approved a $38.9 million budget for the 2020-21 school year in a July 28 revote, with 1,382 in favor and 731 opposed – a margin of 65%. Because the proposed 5.0% tax levy increase exceeds the district’s state-calculated “cap,” a supermajority (60%) was required for passage. “We appreciate […]

2020-21 proposed budget Q&A

What is Johnstown’s proposed school district budget and tax levy for 2020-21? Johnstown’s 2020-21 budget is a needs-based spending plan that keeps the district on course toward educational excellence and fiscal sustainability. The proposed $38,975,289 budget calls for a 2.9% spending increase over this year’s operating budget, while the projected tax levy would increase by […]

Residents to reconsider $38.97 million proposed school budget on July 28

Greater Johnstown School District residents will be asked to reconsider a $38.97 million proposed spending plan for the 2020-21 school year during a budget revote on July 28. The proposed budget includes a 2.92% spending increase and a tax levy increase of 5%, which is above the district’s calculated tax levy “cap.” A supermajority of […]

Proposed 2020-2021 Budget Document

A copy of the proposed 2020-2021 budget document, with required attachments, is available to view or print:

VIDEO: Class of 2020 Virtual Commencement

On June 28, graduates & families enjoyed a virtual commencement ceremony at the OZoner29 Drive-In. View the 2020 Ceremony online here:

2020 JHS Awards Ceremony

See the 2020 JHS Awards Ceremony online!  In addition to achievement awards, varsity winter sports teams will be announced and award winners will be recognized

VIDEO: Eighth Grade Promotion

VIDEO LINK for our 8th grade promotion. We are so proud of their accomplishments and wish them all the very best!

Voters Elect Three Members to Board of Education

Incumbent Beverly Alves and newcomers David D’Amore and Joyel Richardson will be sworn in at the Board’s July meeting