Degrees and Certifications:

BA, English, NC State University Secondary English teaching certification, NC State University AIG certification, JCPS & Barton College AP English Language certification, The College Board MSA, School Administration, East Carolina University

Mrs. Melissa Bilyeu

This is Mrs. Bilyeu's first year at Clayton High School, where she teaches English and works with Administration. She began her teaching career teaching English for 10 years at West Johnston High School, and comes to Clayton from teaching English at Enloe Magnet High School in Raleigh. Mrs. Bilyeu is a graduate of NC State University and East Carolina University (GO PACK!). Mrs. Bilyeu and her family live in the Cleveland community; she and her husband have 4 children (ages 22 to 15). In her free time, she enjoys traveling, cooking, and reading. Most recently, the Bilyeus traveled to the Pacific Northwest, visiting Washington and Oregon.

JCPS Announcements

  • JCPS Summer Hours

    Johnston County Public Schools will be moving to summer office hours on June 13. School and district offices will operate on a four-day work week.  Offices will be open from 7:00 a.m. until 5:30 p.m. Mondays through Wednesdays and 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Thursdays. The summer schedule will continue until August 11. All offices will be closed on July 4. 

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  • 2022 Summer Information Fair Dates Set

    Johnston County Public Schools is always striving to provide students and families with exemplary service. In most cases, school bus transportation is essential for many students to access a quality education. In order to meet our daily goal, it is necessary to implement change that enhances and improves our overall operation. As we prepare for the 2022-2023 school year, JCPS Transportation Services and School Nutrition will be hosting a Summer Information Fair at each high school.

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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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  • JCPS to Utilize New Website for Bus Updates

    Our district is launching a new portion of our website to further communicate bus delays and replacements with our families. We encourage those who have a student who utilizes our transportation to get to or from school to visit for updates on our school bus routes beginning Tuesday, January 18.

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  • JC Board of Education approves 2022 JCPS salary schedule

    The Johnston County Board of Education voted unanimously to approve the 2022 Johnston County Public Schools salary schedule at their regularly scheduled Dec. 14 meeting.

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