Daily Announcements


A.R. Johnson's open house for students entering grades 7 through 12 will be held in January on the 13th at 6:00 p.m.

We Are the School for YOU!!
AR Johnson Flyer

A big shout out to Lynwood Holmes, our Teacher of the Year, seen here being congratulated by Dr. Lamonica Lewis, Principal.

Contest!!  Contest!!

The Media Center is sponsoring a Stampin' Through the World of Information contest with $100 as the Grand Prize. Click here for information about the contest..   This contest is open to all students of AR Johnson.  Put together a team of 1-4 members, and register here.

GADOE New Assessment Program--GA Milestones (No longer CRCT and EOCT)
GA Milestones Parent Flyer.pdf
See the Quick Link at left to access your student's progress

College Credit Now
The following link provides access to the GAcollege411 video providing information about ways students can gain college credits while still in high school.  http://vimeo.com/35353744 or

http://www.gsfc.org/main/ga411info/gacollege411_presentations.cfm  We hope you and your students will take advantage of these opportunities.

Panther Trivia
Black Panther Have Spots.pdf
School Hours For Students:  8:00 a.m. -  3:10 p.m.

*SAT Question of the Day*

You Can Count On Us

Free Hit Counters

Public Information

RCSS announces its 14th Annual Holiday Round Ball Classic basketball tournament on Friday, December 26th through Monday, December 29th at the HEAL Complex on the Paine College Campus. Play begins each day at 10:30 AM.



Notice of Non-Discrimination
The Richmond County School System does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, disability or age in its programs and activities for students.  The following persons have been designated to investigate any complaint communicated to the Board of Education alleging non-compliance of non-discrimination policies regarding student activities.

RCSS Connections

Voluntary Student Accident Insurance



RCSS shows increase in Academic Growth and Achievement

Thirty-seven (37) elementary, middle and high schools in the Richmond County School System (RCSS) demonstrated overall growth of 10.7 percentage points according to the recently released College and Career Ready Performance Index (CCRPI) scores this year.


Announcing the new Cyber Security Pathway

The Richmond and Columbia County School Systems along with local industries worked together to develop the curriculum for the Cyber Security pathway.  Two courses, Introduction to Cyber Security and Advanced Cyber Security, were approved by the State Board of Education for public review.  The review period of 60 days will end in mid-February.  

Please review the courses by clicking here and take a moment to give feedback on the Public Review Questionnaire.  Your opinion matters to us!

Testing Tips - GaDOE

FreeOnline ExPreSS (Exam Preparation for Science and Social Studies) will be offered by the Georgia Department of Education (GaDOE) online to all high school students  and certificate of attendance recipients who were unsuccessful on or who have not yet taken the Science and/or Social Studies Georgia High School Graduation Test. 

Upcoming Events

Friday, December 19
End of Second Nine Weeks
Mon, Dec 22 - Thu, Jan 1
Christmas Holidays/Winter Break

Friday, January 2
Monday, January 12
Report Cards
Tuesday, January 13
Open House
6:00 PM
Open House for students entering grades 7-12 next year.


Today, 12/19/2014
High: 62 Low: 42
Partly sunny
9% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 12/20/2014
High: 49 Low: 38
82% chance of precipitation.