The High School Journal


The High School Journal welcomes original manuscripts that investigate issues of relevance to secondary students, teachers, and schools. There is no required manuscript length; typical manuscripts are 25-35 pages in APA style.

All manuscripts must be submitted electronically through ScholarOne. Please visit the ScholarOne site to create an account and submit a manuscript with cover letter.

For inquiries or to contact the editorial office, please email

Editorial review generally takes 3-4 months. All manuscripts are evaluated for fit with HSJ by our editorial board before being sent for external peer review.

The High School Journal is a publication of The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Education.

Editorial Office
The High School Journal
c/o School of Education
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
CB 3500, Peabody Hall
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-3500