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Course Selection & Endorsements

Johnson 2023 - 2024 Course Selections Kick-Off

Starts on January 19th with a special video from the counseling office to be shown during 2nd period. All 9th, 10th and 11th grade students will receive course cards and handouts to help with course selections. Throughout the week, teachers and students will discuss the course options to take next year.

Course Selection Video from Jag TV

January 23: Skyward Opens for Students to Enter Course Requests

Directions to Enter Courses in Skyward

Students Meet with Counselors

Counselors will meet with students individually through English classes to review and advise course selections and ensure they are entered in Skyward.

  • Jan. 24 - 27:Counselors will meet with 9th grade students
  • Jan. 30 - Feb 3: Counselors will meet with 10th grade students
  • Feb. 6 - 9: Counselors will meet with 11th grade students

8th Grade Information

2023 8th Grade Course Selection Informational Meeting Presentation

8th Grade Virtual Visit from past years, but still good overview information for students.

Course Cards

2023-2024 9th Grade Course Card

2023-2024 10th-12th Grade Course Card

Senior Release

2023-2024 Senior Release Guidelines & Application


Endorsements consist of a related series of courses that are grouped together by interest or skill set. Students must select an endorsement in the ninth grade. Visit your school counselor to learn more about your options. Students may earn more than one endorsement, but at least one is required for students to graduate on the Distinguished Level of Achievement plan.

2023 - 2024 CTJ Endorsement Card

NEISD Career & Technical Education Programs of Study

Courses available for College Credit

2023-2024 College Credit Opportunities Brochure

2023-2024 College Credit Opportunities Presentation

NEISD Course Catalog

2023 - 2024 NEISD High School Course Catalog: This course catalog is designed to help you select the courses you will take in the 2023-2024 school year. Keep in mind that Johnson may not offer every class listed in the course catalog. Please refer to our course card for a complete list of courses offered at Johnson.

My 4 year High School Plan

NEISD Graduation Requirements

Use "My 4 Year High School Plan" as a planning tool to map out your high school course selections.