Ms. Josie Johnston



Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelors of Arts in Education: Secondary Social Studies & English Language Arts Master's of Education in Teaching English as a Second Language Certified in Social Studies 5-12 & ELA 5-12

Ms. Josie Johnston

Name: Josie Johnston


Room: 210

Humanities Department 

Subjects(s): AP Human Geography, World History, Personal Finance

Coach: Speech & Debate

Hello! My name is Josie Johnston and I am the AP Human Geography and World History teacher as well as the Speech & Debate coach here at CSMB. I earned a Bachelor's in 5-12 grade Social Studies, 5-12 English Language Arts, and a Master's in Teaching English as a Second Language at Webster University. I have taught social studies for 9 years and ELA for 2 years. I have coached policy debate for 5 years. 

I grew up just south of Kansas City, Mo (Go Chiefs!) on our family farm and moved to St. Louis 14 years ago. I love teaching at CSMB and look forward to serving the students here for many years to come. 

Office Hours: Tues & Thurs 10am-12pm for WH students. Mon, Wed, & Fri-10am-12pm for APHUG students. Students may email at any time. All emails will be answered w/in 24 hours Monday-Friday. Any emails sent over the weekend will be answered the following Monday. 

Students: As we move forward after Spring Break, please feel free to contact me @ I will post various activities/videos that go along with my classes should students choose to work on them. I will also update students frequently on Google Classroom as per our usual mode of communication. 

Starting April 6th-all communication & assignments will be located on Teams. See my link here on the webpage. Students will be required to complete the work posted by the due dates. 

Helpful Links

APHUG Teams Class Page

World History Teams Class Page

AP Classroom


Vox Borders

ArcGIS StoryMaps


APHUG Syllabus

World History Syllabus