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Leona O'Dear

Welcome to Clayton Middle School! I am the 7th grade inclusion teacher and the Exceptional Children lead for Clayton Middle. I have been teaching for 19 years and have my bachelor's and Master's in special education from Illinois State University. I am currently working towards my PhD in educational administration through Capella University. I originally lived in Illinois, but moved to North Carolina in 2020. I look forward to working with the students and growing together!

If you need to get ahold of me, I can be reached  via email at:

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  • 8:12 - 8:57 - SOAR Math Remediation

    9:00 - 9:40 - Curriculum Assistance

    10:25 - 11:25 - Inclusion Math with Weeks

    11:27 - 12:27 - Inclusion Math with Mozingo

    12:29 - 1:59 - Inclusion ELA with Levesque

    2:01 - 3:05 - Inclusion ELA with Turner

JCPS Announcements

  • Updated School Nutrition Information for 2022-23

    We hope that you and your student have already noticed some of the exciting new food and  meal opportunities we are offering in our cafeterias this school year. Our new options will include more fresh produce, vegetarian options, and opportunities for students to customize their meal choice. These new offerings will be available at both breakfast and lunch. 

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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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