Mrs. Idesha McDougald

Phone: (919) 235 - 8809


Degrees and Certifications:

B.S. Criminal Justice Special Education General Curriculum

Mrs. Idesha McDougald

My name is Idesha McDougald, and I am so excited to be your teacher this year. I am in the Special Education department and I serve as the SED Teacher at Benson Middle School. We are going to have a FUN and EXCITING year, and of course we will LEARN a lot. I really look forward to working with my students and their parents to accomplish academic success. Again, I would like to welcome you to Benson Middle where our focus is "whatever it takes". Go Phantoms!!!  

Daily Schedule


Arrival: 7:50 - 8:20

Breakfast: 8:20 - 8:25

Block 1: 8:25 - 9:30

Block 2: 9:32 - 10:37

Block 3: 10:39 - 11:44

Lunch:  11:35 -11:55

Power tutorials: 12:08 - 1:10

Block 4: 1:12 - 2:17

Planning: 2:19 - 3:24

Dismaissal: 3:25 - 3:30


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