Johnson Street Global Studies Named National 2015 Magnet School of Excellence

GCS’ Johnson Street Global Studies was recently named a national 2015 Magnet School of Excellence by Magnet Schools of America (MSA).

The award, the highest offered by the organization, is given to a select group of schools around the country that have demonstrated the highest levels of excellence in all facets of the educational experience. The schools must show a commitment to high academic standards, curriculum innovation, successful desegregation and diversity efforts, and the consistent delivery of high quality educational services to all stakeholders.

“We are thrilled to be recognized on a national level for the educational experience we provide our students,” says Dr. Trent Vernon, principal at Johnson Street Global Studies. “This award is a direct result of all the hard work, innovative strategies and dedication of our staff on a daily basis.”

MSA is a national nonprofit professional education association. It represents magnet schools, school district leaders, principals, teachers, parents and families, business partners and institutions of higher education.