Phone: (919) 963-2165
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Mrs. Nichole Watrous
Sailing into a great year in 1st Grade
Welcome to our classroom webpage! My name is Mrs. Watrous and I will be your First Grade teacher this year. This will be my sixth year teaching and my second year teaching at Four Oaks Elementary! I am very excited to be a part of the Four Oaks family. I have taught first grade for 5 years and I have taught 1 year in second grade. My husband, Sam is also a teacher here at Four Oaks! We have a son, Harrison, who was born in January. I grew up in Upstate NY, but have lived in North Carolina since 2015. I am excited to grow and learn with you throughout the year! First grade is going to be so much fun and we will learn many new things! I look forward to a great year!
Fun Facts about Mrs. Watrous: I have two cats named Winston and Lyla, my favorite color is yellow, my favorite place is the beach, and my favorite food is macaroni and cheese!
Some of Mrs. Watrous' favorite things: being a teacher, spending time with family and friends, being outdoors and going to the beach!
The Johnston County Board of Education members will hold a Retreat on Saturday, April 17 as authorized through North Carolina General Statutes. Open Session will begin at 8:30 a.m. at Facility Services Town Hall located at 601 West Market Street in Smithfield. To comply with the governor’s executive order, a limited number of seats will be available to the public. These seats will be granted on a first come, first served basis.
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.