Phone: 919-553-4064 Ext. 1528
Degrees and Certifications:
Mr. (Coach) Marlon Lee
This is my 20th Year at Clayton High School. I spent my first three years as a Math Teacher and also Business/Marketing Education Teacher. I spent 13 years at the At-Risk Specialist, Student Advocate and Graduation Coach. The past 3 years I served as the Dean of Students. THIS YEAR I WILL BE GOING BACK INTO THE ROLE AS STUDENT ADVOCATE. I am a Graduate of Smithfield-Selma High School. I attended St. Augustine's College and graduated with a Bachelors of Science in Business Administration (Marketing) I also got my Teacher Certification from St. Augustine's College.
I have been the Boy's Assistant Basketball Coach ( 4 years), Asst. Track Coach (1 year) JV and Head Volleyball Coach ( 17 years) to currently my 16th year as Head Varsity Girls Basketball Coach and 2nd year as Asst. Athletic Director.
I am also the founder/advisor for the club Men of Distinction ---Motto: We STAND TALL (To Achieve Learn Love)
I am involed in many civic organizations: Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity Inc., Johnston County Branch of the NAACP, Johnston County Citizen's Association (Scholarship Chairman), Smithfield Progressive Men's Club (President), East Smithfield Improvement Organization. I am also serving my second term (year #7) on the Smithfield Town Council.
A special called session of Johnston County Board of Education has been called for Thursday, July 29 at 5:00 p.m. in the Evander Simpson Building in Smithfield. The open session portions of the meeting and all announcements will be accessible to the public via the livestream available online.
The deadline is quickly approaching for Johnston County Public Schools families who need transportation for their students during the 2021-2022 school year. Students who will be attending Early College or Career Technical Leadership Academy, which will begin on August 2nd, have until July 22nd to request transportation. Students who will begin school on August 23rd have until August 2nd to request transportation. This date is for all other JCPS Schools on the traditional school calendar.
While face masks are still required in all of our indoor facilities, students, staff, and guests of our campuses are no longer required to wear a face covering when outdoors. Students and staff may continue to wear masks when participating in recess or outdoor activities if they choose to do so.
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.
CHS Upcoming Events
August 9, 2021
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Senior Parking Passes / Schedules
August 10, 2021
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Junior Parking Passes / Schedules
August 11, 2021
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Sophomore Parking Passes / Schedules
August 12, 2021
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM Freshman/Parent/PTSA/New Enrollees Orientation