Degrees and Certifications:
Bachelor of Arts Secondary English Education Certification: English 9-12
Mrs. Nicole Swanson
Welcome to Clayton High School!
Mrs. Swanson is in her fifth year of teaching English at CHS and her 15th year teaching overall. She is a graduate of UNC Chapel Hill, where she received her Bachelor of Arts in Secondary English Education. Certified in 9-12 English Education, she began teaching in Cumberland County as her husband was in the Army. After several moves, two children and three states later, Mrs. Swanson stepped away from the classroom. She wanted to support her husband's military career, his soldiers and their families during the post 9/11 deployments.
Upon her husband's retirement in 2014, Mrs. Swanson and her family moved back to her home community of Meadow, in southern Johnston County. Although a graduate of SJHS, Mrs. Swanson loves being a Comet.
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.