Degrees and Certifications:

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 25 years. This will be my seventh year working at Benson Elementary.  I will be teaching first grade during the 2021-22 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 - 9:05        Morning Meeting

    9:10 - 9:40        RIME (Reading Remediation)

    9:45 - 10:15      FUNdations

    10:20 - 11:15     Enhancement

    11:20 - 12:00     Literacy (Whole Group)  

    12:00 - 12:25     Lunch

    12:30 - 1:00      Literacy (Small Group)

    1:00 - 1:25        Writer's Workshop

    1:25 -1:55         RIME (Math Remediation) 

    1:55 - 2:25         Recess  / Snack     

    2:30 - 3:45         Math         

    3:45 - 4:00         Pack Up / Dismissal


School Announcements

JCPS Announcements

  • Social Media Use and Non-Credible Threats

    We are sharing information regarding non-credible threats made against several of our high school campuses today via social media. It is important to our district to notify our families of anything that may cause widespread concern.

    Comments (-1)
  • JC BOE votes to require masks for all JCPS students and staff

    At their August meeting, the Johnston County Board of Education voted 4-3 to make face coverings required indoors in all Johnston County Public Schools campuses and on all buses for students, staff, and guests. This updated mask requirement is effective immediately.

    Comments (-1)
  • 2021-2022 JCPS Preschool applications now open

    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.

    Comments (-1)

Upcoming Events

View Calendar