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Ms. Alvner Strong
Hello! My name is Alvner F. Strong. I am currently serving grades k-2 here at Polenta Elementary School. It is so good to see all of you this year. I enjoy spending time with family and friends, reading, music, Arts n’ crafts, travel, food, love sweets! , exercise, and health & Wellness coaching. I also enjoy cosplaying ( dressing up and going to comic cons). One of my most favorite characters that I enjoy dressing up as is Wonder Woman's sister Nubia Wonder Woman. I also sell health and wellness products. I graduated from West Johnston High School in 2005. I am both a UNC Pembroke and NC Central Alumni. I am so happy to be here and look forward to continuing to work with the students and getting to know them. Number 1 Favorite Color: Purple Favorite Animal: Tiger . I also like sea turtles and sloths. Favorite Insect: butterfly and ladybug. How to Pronounce my first name: Alvner [ Av-ner]. The L is silent. School will look different this year , but we are still here for students and their families. Please feel free to contact me if you have any questions. Pumas I look forward to working with you all this year!
Johnston County Public Schools has developed a detailed plan to mark senior milestones, including prom and graduation, while adhering to guidance from the Johnston County Public Health Department and the CDC in regards to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
Online Kindergarten Registration for the 2020-2021 school year is Feb. 15-March 5. Full details are available on the Kindergarten Registration website.
The Johnston County Board of Education voted to return all Pre-K and EC-Self Contained students to Plan B, four days per week, beginning on Tuesday, Jan. 19. These students will participate in face-to-face instruction on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday, with Wednesday serving as a remote learning day. All other students in grades K-12 will remain on Plan C until Monday, Feb. 1.