Phone: 919-894-7771 ext. 2714
Degrees and Certifications:
Bachelor of Science: Child Development/Family Relations (UNC-Greensboro) Birth-Kindergarten License (ECU) AIG Certified Mentor
Mrs. Cindy Barefoot
This is my 28th year teaching in Johnston County Schools and my 7th year at Dixon Road Elementary. I have a Bachelor of Science in Child Development/Family Relations from The University of North Carolina at Greensboro and Birth-Kindergarten Certification from East Carolina University. I am married and have 2 grown children. I am originally from Raleigh, NC, but have lived in Benson since 1985.
Mrs. Barefoot's Virtual Schedule
September 22- October 9
8:30-10:00: Kindergarten Teachers Meeting/Professional Development
10:00-10:30: Live Morning Meeting (Live Google Meet)
10:30-11:00: Recorded Read Aloud (Mrs. Barefoot will be recording)
11:00-12:00: Lunch/ recess
12:00-3:00: Students work on individual lessons
(Please work on lessons at your own pace)
3:00-4:00: Office Hours
(I will be available to answer questions at this time)
- Wednesday will have an abbreviated live Morning Meeting and students will work on posted assignments.
Parents, please see this letter from Principal Kenneth Bennett informing you that Dixon Road Elementary School, has been designated as a Targeted Support & Improvement Additional Targeted Support (TSI-AT) school and a Targeted Support & Improvement – Consistently Underperforming (TSI-CU) by the North Carolina State Board of Education.
For the past 15 years, Johnston County Public Schools has honored our local veterans with a special Veterans Day celebration program. The 2020 celebration will be held virtually on Wednesday, Nov. 11. The online program begins at 11 a.m., and a link to the program will be posted...
Information on social distancing in school settings has been recently updated by the NC Department of Health and Human Services (NCDHHS). Upon receiving information from the NCDHHS, we consulted with the Johnston County Public Health Department on the impact these updates will have on our school system. This ongoing collaboration continues to guide our decision-making as students return to classrooms for in-person instruction.
As students in grades K-5 begin returning to school, the curbside locations for free meals will now be located at each middle and high school. The curbside meal locations at our elementary schools will end on Friday, Oct. 2 and will open at the middle and high schools on Monday, Oct. 5.
The Johnston County Board of Education approved a back to school plan at a special called session on Thursday, Sept. 25.