Degrees and Certifications:
Bachelor of Science, Education NC State University, 2008 NC TEACH, Middle Grade Social Studies, NC State, 2014
Mr. James Cox
My name is James Cox. I am currently an 8th grade Social Studies Teacher, Head Football Coach and Head Girls Track and Field Coach. I have been teaching Social Studies for 6years, and I have been working at the school for 11 years. I am looking forward to a great 2020-21 school year. It may be a bit different, but we are #gatorstrong
Congratulations to the follow young ladies for making the 2021 Archer Lodge Girls Track Team. If you see your number, please know that practice is at 3:30PM until 5:00PM tomorrow. Please meet in the cafeteria, and if you are virtual please show up no earlier than 3:15PM to allow for buses to get off of campus. In person student athletes should show stay in your classroom until the assingment is made to release athletes. Please remember that water is to be provided by you, and can not be shared with your teammates!
The following scholar athletes should report to the bus parking lot between 3:00-3:15 for the first practice of the 2020-2021 Football Season
Congratulations to the follow numbers for making the 2020 Girls Track and Field Team. If you see your number below you have made the team, and practice will resume Tuesday (weather permitting). Those who have asked about serving as manager(s) have talked to me, and need to report on Tuesday as well.
While face masks are still required in all of our indoor facilities, students, staff, and guests of our campuses are no longer required to wear a face covering when outdoors. Students and staff may continue to wear masks when participating in recess or outdoor activities if they choose to do so.
The online application for the Johnston County Public Schools Preschool Program is now available. Parents who are interested in the JCPS Preschool Program are encouraged to apply early, as availability is on a first come, first served basis. The application window closes on June 30th.
Johnston County Public Schools has updated its 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.
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