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 DEAN OF STUDENTS. 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 17th year as Head Varsity Girls Basketball Coach and 3rd 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 #8) on the Smithfield Town Council.
Johnston County Public Schools is now offering a Substitute Teacher Temporary Incentive Pay Plan for substitutes.
At their August meeting, the Johnston County Board of Education voted 4-3 to make face coverings required indoors in all Johnston County Public Schools campuses and on all buses for students, staff, and guests. This updated mask requirement is effective immediately.