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 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 6th 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 of 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 orange Sunkist.
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
Johnston County Public Schools will hold a Virtual Job Fair on Wednesday, April 21. The event will be held in a Zoom Conference format from 2:00 p.m.- 6:00 p.m. Candidates will have the opportunity to meet with various school principals about career opportunities in each of the district’s 47 schools.
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.