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Mrs. Michelle Byrd
Welcome to my school webpage! My name is Michelle Byrd. I am from Johnston County. My husband and I have two children. I have been teaching in Johnston County for 22 years. This will be my sixth year working at Benson Elementary. I will be teaching first grade during the 2019-20 school year. I look forward to seeing the amazing growth my new students are able to make in one year.
Mrs. Byrd's Daily Schedule
8:50 - 9:00 Morning Meeting
9:00 - 9:45 Whole Group Reading
9:45 - 10:45 Small Group Reading / Literacy centers
10:50 - 11:45 Enhancement
11:50 - 12:25 FUNdations
12:25 - 12:50 Lunch
1:00 - 1:45 Writer's Workshop
1:45 - 2:15 Recess
2:15 - 2:30 Snack
2:30 - 3:40 Math
3:45 - 4:00 Pack Up / Dismissal
Attention parents of 4-year-olds: Are you interested in your child attending a free preschool program? The NC PreK program is designed to provide 4-year-old children with positive early learning experiences that support their development and prepare them for Kindergarten.
High school students and middle school students enrolled in high school courses will be given an option on how their grade appears on their transcript. Students should complete the form for their school to make their choice.
JCPS high schools will host “modified” traditional graduation ceremonies between Wednesday, July 29, 2020 - Saturday, August 1, 2020. Schools will communicate about specific graduation dates and ceremony times as we get closer to see what restrictions may limit our attendance participation.