Degrees and Certifications:
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 13 years. I have been at Polenta Elementary for 10 years, where I have taught 1st and 2nd grade. I taught 1st grade for five years and this upcoming year will be my fifth year in 2nd grade. This year I will be teaching my class virtual! I am very excited about this upcoming year and the new adventures we will have!
My favorite drink is Propel Water. I love Peach or the new Vitamin Boost Propel Apple Pear flavor.
My favorite snacks are the carmel/cheddar popcorn (by smartfood), dried fruit, and turkey jerky.
My classroom wish list includes: Felt Tip Pens, Permanent Markers (skinny), Sheet Protectors, Card Stock (any color).
Ms. K. McGovern
8:30 to 9:00 Morning work
9:00 to 11:00 Literacy
11:00 to 12:00 Lunch
12:00 to 12:30 SEL
12:30 to 1:30 Math
1:30 to 2:15 Enhancements (Virtual)
2:15 to 3:45 Independant Work/ Small Group Work
Johnston County Public Schools has developed a detailed plan to mark senior milestones, including prom and graduation, while adhering to guidance from the Johnston County Public Health Department and the CDC in regards to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
Online Kindergarten Registration for the 2020-2021 school year is Feb. 15-March 5. Full details are available on the Kindergarten Registration website.
The Johnston County Board of Education voted to return all Pre-K and EC-Self Contained students to Plan B, four days per week, beginning on Tuesday, Jan. 19. These students will participate in face-to-face instruction on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday, with Wednesday serving as a remote learning day. All other students in grades K-12 will remain on Plan C until Monday, Feb. 1.