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Vision, Mission, and Beliefs


Johnson County School District #1 guarantees a learning environment where every student grows every day in his or her overall well being and academic achievement. 


Johnson County School District #1 collaborates with our communities to graduate every student with the information, confidence, responsibility, and skills to be prepared for college, career, and the workforce. 


We believe that in order to meet the needs of all students:

  • The core business of Johnson County School District #1 is to make learning valuable, satisfying, and challenging for all students.
  • Students are our customers, and they volunteer their attention and commitment.
  • All students can learn when enthusiastically engaged in their work.
  • The learning environment will be challenging, positive, supportive, and safe.
  • All students need adult advocates.
  • Collaboration among all stakeholders is vital to the success of all students.
  • Staff members will continually improve their craft through ongoing professional development, with emphasis on research-based practices.