Established in 1954, Johnson Special Education School provides therapeutic educational experience in a supportive and nurturing environment where students learn through various academic, behavioral, and social activities. It offers educational opportunities for students in grades 8 through 12. The school has enrollment of more than 100 students. Johnson Special Education School provides classes in various subjects, including math, science, social studies and language arts. It also offers an after-school culinary arts program and work-based learning opportunities. The school provides a counseling program that includes individual psychotherapy and group therapy for students. It teams with nonprofit organizations to volunteer time and donate resources that promote student success. The school is a part of the Metropolitan Nashville Public School System, which governs more than 130 schools, including elementary, middle, high and special education. Johnson Special Education School is located in Nashville, Tenn.