Degrees and Certifications:

Dual Language Kindergarten Teacher Bachelor of Science in Education K-6 Master of Science in Reading Education

Mrs. Janet Marsland

Hello my name is Janet Marsland and I am excited to teach your child this year!  This is my 12th year teaching at Polenta Elementary.  I have taught Second Grade and Kindergarten here at Polenta. I am very excited to be the Kindergarten Dual Langauge English teacher.  I am a graduate from Nova Southeastern University, with a degree in Elementary Education.  In addition, I have received my Master's in Reading from Nova Southeastern University.  I have been teaching for fifteen years.  I also have owned a Montessori school and taught pre-school and kindergarten.  I love teaching my students how to read and become independent readers! I have 2 children, ages 27 and 25. I live with my husband and 2 golden retrievers, Sophie and Hatfield.   


Some of my favorite things:

Snacks: Pretzel Chips, Chocolate

Drinks: Flavored Water, Flavored Seltzer Water

Hobbies: Traveling, Reiki, Meditation

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  • Class of 2022 Graduation Dates

    Johnston County Public Schools is pleased to announce graduation ceremony dates for our traditional high schools for the 2021-2022 school year. For questions regarding a specific ceremony, please contact the specific school.

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  • 2022 Growth Needs Update

    Johnston County Public Schools Chief of Facilities and Construction Brooks Moore presented the 2022 Growth Needs Update to the Johnston County Board of Education at their March meeting.

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  • JCPS to Utilize New Website for Bus Updates

    Our district is launching a new portion of our website to further communicate bus delays and replacements with our families. We encourage those who have a student who utilizes our transportation to get to or from school to visit for updates on our school bus routes beginning Tuesday, January 18.

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  • JC Board of Education approves 2022 JCPS salary schedule

    The Johnston County Board of Education voted unanimously to approve the 2022 Johnston County Public Schools salary schedule at their regularly scheduled Dec. 14 meeting.

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