• Mr. Thomas Johnston

    Mr. Johnston

    Teacher Message:


    Welcome to the 2023-2024 school year! 

    The goals of the Sheltered Social Studies classes are to learn History and to improve your English skills.  You will improve your skills in academic English and Social Studies.  You will also work to improve in reading, writing, speaking, and listening. 


    To contact Mr. Johnston:

        Email: thomas.johnston@slps.org   

        Text and Voice Messages:  314-390-9280.  

    Office Hours:  TBA
    Room Number: 315-N
    •    Sheltered American History for English Learners
    •    Sheltered World History for English Learners
    •    Sheltered Government for English Learners
    Phone for Gateway STEM High School: 314-776-3300


    P1 Government

    P3 World History 

    P4 American History

    P5 American History 

    P7 Government


    Click here for American History

    Click here for World History

    Click here for Government

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    Mr. Johnston has a Masters degree in Secondary Education from the University of Missouri-St. Louis and is certified in Missouri to teach Social Studies (5-12), English (5-12), and ESOL (K-12.)  He has been a teacher for 34 years including 20 years in a private college preparatory school and a short teaching assignment in South Korea.  Mr. Johnston is in his 14th year with St. Louis Public Schools.