Degrees and Certifications:
Bachelor of Social Work Master of Education School Counseling
Mrs. Julie Hopkins
My name is Julie Hopkins. I am the School Counselor at Choice Plus Academy. I have worked as a School Counselor for over 15 years. I have lived in Smithfield for most of my life. I am a proud graduate of Smithfield Selma High School. I received a Bachelor of Social Work from North Carolina State University and a Master of Education in School Counseling from East Carolina University.
I look foward to serving the students and parents of Choice Plus Academy.
For the past 15 years, Johnston County Public Schools has honored our local veterans with a special Veterans Day celebration program. The 2020 celebration will be held virtually on Wednesday, Nov. 11. The online program begins at 11 a.m., and a link to the program will be posted...
Information on social distancing in school settings has been recently updated by the NC Department of Health and Human Services (NCDHHS). Upon receiving information from the NCDHHS, we consulted with the Johnston County Public Health Department on the impact these updates will have on our school system. This ongoing collaboration continues to guide our decision-making as students return to classrooms for in-person instruction.
As students in grades K-5 begin returning to school, the curbside locations for free meals will now be located at each middle and high school. The curbside meal locations at our elementary schools will end on Friday, Oct. 2 and will open at the middle and high schools on Monday, Oct. 5.
The Johnston County Board of Education approved a back to school plan at a special called session on Thursday, Sept. 25.