Cooperative High School Programs

Cooperative Innovative High School Programs are located on Johnston Community College's campus and provide opportunities for students to complete an asso­ciate's degree within five years. Eligibility requirements for Cooperative In­novative High School Programs are established jointly by the local board of education and local board of trustees.

Johnston County Early College Academy

The Johnston County Early College Academy opened in the Fall of 2008 as a second partnership high school between Johnston Community College and Johnston County Schools. This five-year high school focuses on accelerated opportunities for beginning ninth grade students to complete their high school diploma and a college transfer degree. Each year, 50 students are selected for this educational journey.

If you would like additional information:

Visit the official web site for the Johnston County Early College Academy

Career and Technical Leadership Academy Banner

Career and Technical Leadership Academy opened in the fall of 2016 and it is a member of the Cooperative Innovative High School programs in North Carolina.  This partnership with the Innovative High School program affords students in grades 9-13 the opportunity to complete their high school graduation requirements in an alternative environment while simultaneously earning an Associate Degree in one of five pathways. In addition to earning an Associate Degree, students are building a college transcript that will transfer to a four-year university. Career and Technical Leadership Academy will recruit  85 rising freshmen each year for this outstanding opportunity.

For more information about our program:

Visit the official website for Career and Technical Leadership Academy