School Common Name
Parkland Junior High School
Johnson Middle School; Lyman Johnson Traditional Middle School; Parkland Middle School
2509 Wilson Street
Parkland Junior High School was named for the area of the city of Louisville in which it was located. In 1977 all junior high schools became middle schools. Parkland was renamed Lyman T. Johnson Middle School in 1980 for a prominent Louisville teacher and civil rights activist who served as assistant principal at Parkland and was elected to the Jefferson County Board of Education.
This resource is provided by the Jefferson County Public Schools Archives and Records Center, Louisville, Kentucky. See JCPS History Wiki and Blog Information for contact information.