Phone: 919-553-4064


Degrees and Certifications:

Ms. Marica Rawls

Greetings everyone, my name is Marica Rawls. I am a native of Johnston County, and grew up here in Clayton, NC. I am a very proud dog mom to Prince and I attended East Carolina University where I studied Biology and Forensic Science. I started my teaching career in Johnston County at Benson Middle school teaching 7th and 8th grade science.  This is my third year teaching Biology at Clayton High School and I am excited to be back in my hometown. 






  • Teacher Schedule 2021-2022

    • Block 1: Earth & environmental / Biology
    • Block 2: Planning
    • Block 3: Honors Earth & environmental / Biology
    • Block 4: Earth & environmental / Biology 


    A significant amount of your work this semester will be done digitally, so a laptop/tablet or other device with Internet access is necessary. Headphones that can connect to your device are also necessary.

    • Binder
    • Notebook paper
    • Pencils/pens
    • Notecards
    • Colored pencils/crayons/markers
    • highlighters 
    • Scissors and Glue
    • Disinfecting Wipes/spray
    • Hand Sanitizer
    • Tissues 
    • Masks
  • Classroom Info

    Teacher email:

    Room #: 629 

    Phone: 919-553-4064 Ext: 1576

    We will be using google classroom throughout our course this year.  Google classroom codes will be provided to students in class on Monday August 23rd. 



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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