Michael Johnson

Use sports as a means to teach athletes about character, hard work, determination, commitment and to introduce situations where they will experience success.


  • Back-to-back Varsity Boys District Champions in Track 2014-2015 & 2015-2016.
  • 2014-2015 Area Champions Varsity Boys Track.I was born and raised in Dallas Texas; attending RISD schools from Kindergarten to High School. After graduating from Richardson, I attended college in Utah at Brigham Young University where I went on to major in Biological Science Education. My first teaching assignment was with Lake Highlands High School. I spent the next year at the Lake Highlands Freshman center where I would travel to Berkner to coach after school. I am now at Berkner 100% of the time, teaching and coaching. This will be my 17th year in RISD, 4th year teaching and 3rd year coaching.