John A. Johnson Achievement Plus Elementary

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Exactly what does the “Achievement Plus” in John A. Johnson’s name refer to? According to the school’s website, it is “about: education, recreation, wellness and other services, all in one convenient location.”

An example of this corroboration is that students utilize the YMCA next door for physical education classes. Examples of support provided at the school include clothing, food, housing health and dental services, mental health services, employment and tutoring.

John A. Johnson serves 398 students in grades Pre-K through 5. It is located in St. Paul’s Payne-Phalen neighborhood, along with seven other public schools. These are:

  • Ames Elementary School (K through 6)
  • Farnsworth Aerospace Elementary School (Pre-K through 4)
  • Phalen Lake Elementary School (K through 6)
  • Bruce Vento Elementary School (K through 6)
  • Frost Lake Magnet School (K through 6)
  • Farnsworth- Cleveland School (5 through 8)
  • Johnson High School (9 through 12)

John A. Johnson graduates go on to attend Washington for middle and high school.

To schedule a tour of the campus, call the school at 651.793.7300. John A. Johnson is located at 740 York Avenue in Saint Paul.