Degrees and Certifications:

BS Family and Community Services- Child Development and Early Intervention

Mrs. Mellyssa Cannon

Hello Fifth Grade Families!

I am Mellyssa Cannon, and this year I am teaching ELA, Math, Science, and Social Studies.  This is my 2nd year teaching here at Powhatan Elementary, but my 4th year on staff.

I have 4 children.  My son is in 5th grade, and my daughters are in 3rd grade.  I am very excited about teaching your children this year and look forward to getting to know them better!

Please email me at any time if you have questions or concerns.  


JCPS Announcements

  • Class of 2022 Graduation Dates

    Johnston County Public Schools is pleased to announce graduation ceremony dates for our traditional high schools for the 2021-2022 school year. For questions regarding a specific ceremony, please contact the specific 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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