District News

Welcome to GJSD! Meet Erika Winney, New Food Services Director

Welcome to GJSD! Meet Erika Winney, New Food Services Director

Ms. Erika Winney has joined the Greater Johnstown School District as the Food Services Director, a shared service that GJSD utilizes from Capital Region BOCES. After earning her AAS at Fulton-Montgomery Community College, Winney earned a dual bachelor and master’s degree in Dietetics from D’Youville College in Buffalo, NY. She has been a Registered Dietitian […]

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COVID Guidance for 2022-23 School Year

The District has posted COVID guidance for the 2022-23 school year on the Health Services page of this website. Please refer to the Health Services page for any questions you may have regarding COVID. Don’t hesitate to contact your child’s building principal if you have further questions that might not be covered in this latest […]

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Welcome to GJSD! Meet Mr. Brian VanNostrand Jr., New Physical Education, Health, Athletics and Extra-Curriculars Director

Welcome to GJSD! Meet Mr. Brian VanNostrand Jr., New Physical Education, Health, Athletics and Extra-Curriculars Director

Mr. Brian VanNostrand Jr. is the new Physical Education, Health, Athletics and Extra-Curriculars Director for the Greater Johnstown School District. He joins GJSD from HFM BOCES in Johnstown where he was a special education physical education teacher.  Prior to that, he was an elementary physical education teacher for the Lake Placid Central School District for […]

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Welcome to GJSD! Meet Dr. Matthew Lewis, New Assistant Principal at JJSHS

Welcome to GJSD! Meet Dr. Matthew Lewis, New Assistant Principal at JJSHS

Dr. Matthew Lewis has joined the Greater Johnstown School District as the Assistant Principal for Johnstown Junior-Senior High School. He comes to GJSD from the Greater Amsterdam School District where he most recently served as principal of Lynch Literacy Academy and District Director of Handle with Care, a program that teaches and certifies district staff […]

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GJSD community to vote on $15 million capital project in November 15 referendum

At its regular business meeting on Thursday, August 18, the GJSD Board of Education voted in favor of holding a special referendum on Tuesday, November 15, 2022 for community members to vote on a proposed $15 million capital project to address improvements made to the District’s five campuses (Pleasant Avenue, Warren Street, Jr.-Sr. High School, […]

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GJSD preps Knox facilities for new turf field installation

GJSD preps Knox facilities for new turf field installation

Knox track and field to be closed to the public from Thursday, Aug. 11 through Friday, August 19 **** UPDATED August 18:  The field will be closed through at least Saturday, August 27 ****   The 15 year-old turf at Knox Field is set to get a major facelift starting Monday, August 15. The project […]

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JJSHS students attend performance of “Carmen” at Glimmerglass Opera

JJSHS students attend performance of “Carmen” at Glimmerglass Opera

Johnstown Jr.-Sr. High School band teacher Andy LaCoppola organized a summer enrichment program for JHS students and recent graduates that included a trip to the Glimmerglass Opera to see a production of “Carmen” earlier this week. LaCoppola met with students three times prior to the performance, where he said the students “dug into the opera, […]

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School Supply Lists 2022-2023

We are looking forward to a wonderful year with your student! The following is a list of supplies that will support your child’s learning and success:

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2022 Awards and Scholarships

Congratulations to the recipients of the following 2022 Johnstown High School Scholarships and Awards:

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2021-22 Fourth Quarter Junior High Honor Rolls

Congratulations to our fourth quarter High Honor Roll and Honor Roll students at Johnstown Junior High School!

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