• About TJMS

    VISION (Our goal):
    We are committed to providing the scholars of Thomas Johnson with educational experiences that lead to post-secondary education, and produce citizens that are viable and contributing members of society.

     The mission of Thomas Johnson Middle School is to provide our scholars with the skills to be transliterate thus preparing them to be productive members of the 21st century.

      HOLLA AT TJ” 
       Higher Order Learning Leads to Achievement!


      Royal Blue and Gold

    Core Values of Thomas Johnson Middle School   

    1. We will lead and guide each student in achieving at the optimal level with rigorous, data-driven, performance/standards-based lessons that include technology.

    2. We will make learning relevant for each scholar and maximize every minute of instructional time.  

    3. We will promote an environment that respects each student’s culture, social, emotional, physical, and academic difference.    

    4. We will ensure that ALL stakeholders are involved in the educational process of each scholar.    

    5. We will work to provide opportunities for each scholar to become productive citizens.



    Thomas Johnson Middle School is located at
    5401 Barker Place
    Lanham,  MD 20706

    You may contact us at 301-918-8680.


    Mr. Rodney McBride is our Principal.

    Hours of Operation: 9:00-3:40 pm.

    Students are NOT permitted in the building prior to 8:30 am.

    Grades: 6, 7 and 8


    School Uniforms: Mandatory.  Click here to read information on the mandatory uniform policy.

    Before and After Care: No

    Area: 2 Website

    School Board District: 1


    Contact your School Board Member

    Directions to Thomas Johnson Middle:


    Find Your Bus Stop

Facts School Chart


    School Improvement Plan-Executive Summary for Thomas Johnson Middle

    School Climate Survey for Thomas Johnson Middle

    Maryland State Report Card for Assessments for Thomas Johnson Middle | Complete Maryland Report Card Book for PGCPS

    The Maryland School Performance Report/Maryland Report Card reports detailed information for each school in our county.

    Adequate Yearly Progress Report for Thomas Johnson Middle

    The No Child Left Behind Act requires all schools, districts and states to show Adequate Yearly Progress in reading, math and another measure.