Joe Nelson, Director of Activities/Athletics
Tamra Nelson, Executive Administrative Assistant
Phone: 278-2407; Fax 278-8183


Josh Tobey, Assistant Athletic Director (Middle school grades)
Phone: 278-0476; Fax 278-0130


Athletic Trainers: Meet the Trainers


Johnston Dragon artwork: High-res jpegs for download


Other Contacts


Johnston Booster Club  – Visit the newly updated (2018) booster club website to learn more about how to support Johnston activities!

The Johnston Booster Club is an all-volunteer group of parents and community members working together to raise money and coordinate support for athletics, activities and the arts in Johnston schools. The club raises money through athletic concession stand sales, individual and corporate sponsorships and other activities.



Iowa Girls’ High School Athletic Association

Iowa High School Athletic Association

Iowa Health-Des Moines Athletic Trainers Newsletter






Jan. 18 Basketball Games Re-Scheduled
January 16, 2019

Due to the impending forecast on the evening of Friday, January 18, the Johnston varsity [...]

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Dragon Wrestlers Place 2nd at Newton Invite, Crown 6 Champs
December 3, 2018

The Dragon varsity wrestling team traveled to Newton on Saturday for the first invite of [...]

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