Phone: 919-963-4022 x 3155
Degrees and Certifications:
National Board Certification in Early Childhood Generalist(2008); renewal (2018) MaEd Instructional Technology (ECU) BA Elementary Education K-6 (Campbell University) BS Business Management (University of Mount Olive) Associate's Degree in Paralegal Technology (JCC) AIG Credentials Add-on licensure in Business and Family and Consumer Science
Mrs. Amber Parker
Hello! My name is Amber Parker. I attended Johnston Community College where I received an Associate's degree in Paralegal Technology. Later, I attended Mount Olive College where I received a bachelor's degree in Business Management. I worked for several years before pursuing my career degree at Campbell University where I received my teaching certification in Elementary Education K-6. I have taught school for 19 years. During my career, I have obtained my national board certification and a Master of Arts degree in Instructional Technology from East Carolina University and AIG credentials from Johnston County.
I have been married for almost 20 years to John Parker and have 2 daughters, Addison Daye, who is seventeen years old and is in 12th grade. Alaina Faith is fifteen years old and in 10th grade. We also have a four year old blue-tick coon hound named Smokey. We currently reside between Benson and Dunn.
I love teaching 4th grade the most. I have taught 4th grade for four years. I have also taught 1st grade for three years and 2nd grade for four years. I have taught 3rd grade for four years, and 6th grade for one year. Here are a few more details about my favorite things:
My favorite food is Japanese.
My favorite colors are ECU purple and turquoise blue.
My favorite animal is a dog.
My favorite drink is Coke Zero.
My favorite place is the beach.
My favorite teams are the North Carolina Tarheels, Carolina Panthers, and the East Carolina Pirates.
For more information, please visit my class webpage at mrsparkersela.
Remind and Google Classroom Codes are below:
Core 1: Google Classroom 3rr4odr; Remind: Type 81010 to @ela2021ap1
Core 2: Google Classroom 27z6rqa; Remind: Type 81010 to @ela2021ap2
Core 3: Google Classroom 4b5gee7; Remind: Type 81010 to @ela2021ap3
Core 4: Google Classroom 7ld2dc7; Remind: Type 81010 to @ela2021ap4
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.
Progress Report dates will be shared by individual schools. It is essential to activate PowerSchool Parent Portal in order to review your child’s academic progress, school attendance, and to stay informed...