Ms. Kristy McGovern



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Ms. Kristy McGovern

Hello my name is Kristy McGovern.  I graduated from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte with a degree in Elementary Education.  I have been teaching elementary education for 11 years.  I have been at Polenta Elementary for 7 years, where I have taught 1st and 2nd grade.  I taught 1st grade for five years and this upcoming year will be my second year in 2nd grade. 

  • Ms. McGovern

    2nd grade



    8:20 to 8:50- Morning work

    8:50 to 9:10- Announcements

    9:10 to 9:40- Fundations

    9:40 to 10:45- Whole Group Literacy Block

    10:50 to 11:20- Recess

    11:20 to 11:45- Lunch

    11:50 to 12:45- Enhancements

    12:45 to 1:15- Puma Air

    (Transition time)

    1:25 to 2:25- Small Group Literacy Block

    2:25 to 3:25- Math Block

    3:25 to 3:50- Science

    3:50 to 3:55- Packup


    Ms. McGovern

    2nd grade



    Early Release Schedule


    8:20 to 8:50- Morning work

    8:50 to 9:00- Announcements

    9:00 to 9:55- Whole Group Literacy Block

    9:55 to 10:50- Small Group Literacy Groups

    10:55 to 11:20- Lunch

    11:20 to 11:50- Math

    11:50 to 12:45- Enhancements

    12:45 to 1:15- Puma Air

    1:15 to 1:40-Math



    2:00-Bus dismissal

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  • Create your PowerSchool Parent Portal account

    PowerSchool Parent Portal is more powerful than ever before. Now with Parent Portal parents can begin the registration process, check their child’s grades, update emergency information, and keep up with the teacher’s classroom lessons and assignments from their smartphone or computer...

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  • Board approves 2019-2020 calendar

    The traditional calendar timeline for the school year 2019-2020 has been approved by the Johnston County Board of Education. The first day of school is set for Aug. 26, 2019 and the last day of school is set for May 29, 2020.

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  • JCPS Innovation Expo set for May 31

    Students and teachers from across the district will be showcasing their latest work at a special Innovation Expo on May 31. Individuals interested in participating in this event should submit a proposal online by May 1...

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  • JCPS Job Fair Set for April 13

    Johnston County Public Schools will be holding a teacher job fair on Saturday, April 13, from 9 a.m. until 12 p.m. ...

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