Johnson High School




  • Class of 2022: Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) Goes Live October 1st!

    Per House Bill 3, you will be the first graduating class that is required to submit a FAFSA online application as a HS GRADUATION REQUIREMENT. Beginning on October 1st, you have access to complete the FREE online FAFSA (for the 2022-2023 Aid Year) through the Department of Education website at: The sooner you complete your online FAFSA, the more access you will have to be considered for the maximum amount of college financial aid. To prepare you for the FAFSA completion, we will host two VIRTUAL Financial Aid 101 Info Sessions on Tuesday, October 28th, 6:30pm.-8pm. and Wednesday, October 29th, 6:30pm.-8pm. (in Spanish). We hope you will be able to attend virtually. Click headline or "Read More" for additional information.

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  • Briones To Lead Simon MS as Next Principal

    Hays CISD Superintendent Dr. Eric Wright announced Monday that Laura Briones, current assistant principal at Simon Middle School, will serve as the new principal for the campus. At a meeting on Monday, the Hays CISD Board of Trustees approved the hiring decision. Briones is starting her 16th year in education, including 10 at U.S. Department of Education designated Title I schools, which are schools that receive added federal funding because they serve higher numbers of students from families with lower incomes. Briones says she is passionate about serving students and families who benefit from strong Title I schools.

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  • College Admissions & Financial Aid Information Night

    Hays CISD Department of Counseling and College & Career Readiness invites all SENIORS & their parents/guardians to a special event as we kick off the college application season: a deep dive into College Admissions & Financial Aid. Wednesday August 25 6:30-8:00PM at the PAC. College Admissions representatives & financial aid advisors will be in attendance. Click headline above or "Read More" for event details!

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  • Mrs. Muro to Lead Uhland Elementary School

    Hays CISD Superintendent Dr. Eric Wright announced Monday that Amanda Muro, current assistant principal at Uhland Elementary School, will serve as the new principal for the campus. At a special meeting on Monday, the Hays CISD Board of Trustees approved the hiring decision. Muro has 13 years of experience in education and has been a part of the Hays CISD family since 2017.

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  • Hays CISD Board is Among 15 in Texas Nominated for Outstanding School Board of the Year

    The Texas Association of School Administrators (TASA) announced Thursday that 15 school districts across the state have been selected as regional nominees for the 2021 TASA School Board Awards. Committees of TASA members organized by Texas’ regional education service centers review the nominations and select up to two school boards per region for consideration for the state-level awards – one with fewer than 1,000 students and one with 1,000 or more students. Hays CISD was the only Board selected to advance from Region 13, which includes Travis, Williamson, Hays, and a dozen other central Texas counties.

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    We have 235 seniors who have not had their senior portrait taken for the yearbook. Lifetouch/Prestige will be back on campus Monday and Tuesday for the final round of on campus senior pictures. Can you please remind your  seniors to take care of this and stress the importance of being included with their senior class?
    If seniors can’t remember if they have taken a senior portrait or not, please check with Lela Walker at
    Senior Portrait Retakes Sept. 27-28


    apple with text: Join us for open house

    Please join us for Open House at JHS on Wednesday, September 29, from 5:30 to 7:30 pm.

    Click here for the schedule.


    shape of Texas with Academic contests spelled out around the UIL logo

    There will be a meeting for all students interested in learning more about UIL Academic Contests on Thursday, September 30, at 8:15 and 4:15 in room 314.  Please join us to learn more.

    Look here for more information about UIL Academics.



    PSAT Information:

    On October 13th we will be administering the PSAT to all of our 9th, 10th and 11th grade students.

    To learn more about the PSAT, click here for English, and for Spanish click here.



    Please read the AP general information here.

     Look here for the schedule of AP Exams in the spring.



    News from the Nurse
    Click here to see the end of school letter from our nurse.
    Click here for the medications form for the 2021-2022 school year.
     Information for parents from our counselors

    Please take note : we will no longer print progress reports (or report cards) at JHS.  

    • Parents can access Progress Report and Report Card grades via Parent Portal.  

    • If a student needs a printed copy to take home they can pick one up at the counseling center ~ they will need to present their ID at the time of the request.

     Parents can email with any questions regarding parent portal OR  click here: Parent Self-Service Portal for instructions.

    Letter from Principal Miksch!