welcome to the Johnson Traditional Middle School website


For information about our Athletics Department, contact:
Athletic Director: Shawn Claxton | Email
Ph. (502) 485-8277.

Please visit the JCPS Athletic webpage for complete information on middle school sports.

All students participating in school sports must have a physical on file.  Download the KHSAA form.


Sixth-Grade Coach: TBA
Seventh- and Eighth-Grade Coach: TBA

We work hard to win every game we can and hope to continue our growth on both at all grade levels.


Coach: Derrick Torrens | Email
Assistant Coach: Dwight Thompson

The sixth-grade team plays in the Police Athletic League (PALs) against other sixth-grade teams from the district. We have great student athletes. I am looking forward to not only coaching but also teaching these young men.


Coach: Anthony Milan | Email
Assistant Coach: Billy Anthony | Email
We are proud to have girls' basketball here at JTMS. We have had a competitive program for many years. We welcome all girls to work hard and have the opportunity to participate in our program.


Sponsor: Cheri Edwards | Email
JTMS cheerleaders are the best! They practice hard, cheer at all the games, and compete against other squads in the state. We are looking forward to another great year!


Coach: Stephanie Barnes | Email
The Cross-Country Team has consistently brought home trophies in this sport. They definitely go the distance. Go, Jags!

Dance Team

Sponsor: TBA
The JTMS Dance Team performs during half-time of the home basketball games and at various competitions. They practice hard, support the basketball teams, and compete in dance competitions. They are former NDA Classic/Open National Middle School Pom champions! Go, Dancin' Jaguars!


Head Coach: Leland Burwell | Email
The season runs from August through October for boys to develop their skills and prepare them for high school football. We start practice in the summer, so get your physicals and sign up now!


Sponsor/Head Coach: TBA
Softball is a fun sport to JTMS. The program has been very successful. They have won several fast-pitch softball championships in the past ten years. Way to go, ladies and coaches!


Coaches: TBA
We are fortunate to have both cross-country and track. The students show their endurance in this sport!


Sponsor/Coach: Brittany Harris | Email
The Jaguar Volleyball team is a top rated team in JCPS. We are the best!