Degrees and Certifications:
B.S. in Middle Childhood Education (Grades 6-9 Science and Language Arts)
Mrs. Katie Finkbiner
I am looking forward to spending another school year in Comet Country! The 2019-2020 year will be my seventh teaching Earth and Environmental Science at CHS.
I grew up near Toledo, Ohio, and majored in Middle Childhood Education at the nearby Bowling Green State University, where I also met my husband, Zack. We moved to North Carolina in the summer of 2013 and I began teaching at Clayton High that fall.
Outside of teaching, I enjoy playing saxophone, basketball, and "retro" video games, but I especially love spending time with friends, family, and our 5-year-old husky mix, Scout.
Johnston County Public Schools will begin using Here Comes the Bus in the 2019-2020 school year! Here Comes the Bus is a school bus tracking app that gives parents real-time bus location information and alerts to get students to the bus stop on time. The app is expected to roll out by the first day of school, August 26...
The Johnston County Education Foundation has changed its grant process from a three cycle a year process, to a once a year process. The grant deadline will now be November 15th each year and Grant Patrol will be held on the first Wednesday of December.