Phone: (919)284-3374 ext. 3845


Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelor of Science in Biology

Ms. Batten

Welcome to 7th Grade Science!

My name is Ms. Batten and this is my second year teaching at NJMS. I hope everyone is having a great first half of the school year! 


Google Classroom Codes: 

1st Block - mdgc5hr

2nd Block - 5opvttp

4th Block - m7srlfv

6th Block - ark5icw

2nd Nine Weeks Topics:


Human Body Systems




  • Daily Schedule:

    7:35-8:05 Advisory

    8:10-9:13 1st Block

    9:16-10:19 2nd Block

    10:22-11:07 JAG Time

    11:10-12:50 4th Block (Lunch 11:49-12:16)

    12:53-1:56 5th Block Planning

    1:59-3:05 6th Block



    NJMS Science Supply List:

    • Composition Notebook **One will be provided for each student, but students may choose to provide their own.**  

    • Pencils 

    • Scissors

    • Colored Pencils 

    • Glue Sticks-This is very important for our science class!

    • Wired Earbuds (Students should bring earbuds to school daily for possible use during any class.)


School Announcements

  • Thanksgiving Holiday Break

    There will be no school for students and staff from Wednesday, November 23-Friday, November 25 in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday.  Students will return to school on Monday, November 28, 2022. We hope all of our families have a safe and restful break!

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  • NJMS School Dance

    There will be a School Dance after school on Friday, December 2, 2022 from 3:15-5:15 PM in the gym.  Admission to the dance is $5.00. Concession items will be sold. Only NJMS sixth through eighth grade students can attend the dance. 

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  • Winter Band and Chorus Concerts

    Please mark your calendar for the upcoming Band and Chorus Winter Concerts in December! Join the NJMS Community as we enjoy the talent of our students at these events. The Chorus Concert will be held on Tuesday, December 6th, and the Band Concert will be held on Thursday, December 8th. Both concerts will begin at 6:30 pm in the NJMS gym.

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  • NJMS Winter Toy Drive

    NJMS will be hosting a Winter Toy Drive during the home basketball game against Selma on Wednesday, December 14th. The girls' game starts at 4:15 PM. One new and unwrapped toy will provide one free admission for any guest. 

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JCPS Announcements

  • JCPS to implement state-of-the-art security systems

    At the November Regular Session Board of Education meeting, the Board voted unanimously to improve safety and security in Johnston County Public Schools by implementing state-of-the-art security systems in each of the district’s schools.

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  • Updated School Nutrition Information for 2022-23

    We hope that you and your student have already noticed some of the exciting new food and  meal opportunities we are offering in our cafeterias this school year. Our new options will include more fresh produce, vegetarian options, and opportunities for students to customize their meal choice. These new offerings will be available at both breakfast and lunch. 

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  • 2022 Growth Needs Update

    Johnston County Public Schools Chief of Facilities and Construction Brooks Moore presented the 2022 Growth Needs Update to the Johnston County Board of Education at their March meeting.

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