Degrees and Certifications:
K-6 Certified AIG Certified
Mrs. Lauren McCall
I received my Elementary Education degree from Appalachian State University in 2002. This will be my 21st year teaching in the elementary school setting. I previously taught in Wake county for 10 years and in Johnston county since 2012. I have my Academically and Intellectually Gifted certification. I have also taught all grades Kindergarden through Third grade and have been an academic specialist serving students K-2. This is my 6th year teaching STEM enhancement at Polenta.
Favorite drink: Bai - kiwi strawberry or coconut flavors
Favorite Candy: Reese's Cups or Russell Stover Sugar Free candis (stevia sweetened)
Favorite Snack: Blue Diamond Almonds Salt-n-Vinegar flavor
Classroom wishlist: TAPE!! - masking tape and duck tape
If you would like to donate an item to our STEM class, here is my Amazon STEM class wish list.
2023-2024 School Calendars Approved
The Johnston County Board of Education approved the 2023-2024 Traditional Staff and Student Calendars at their March Board of Education meeting.
New Wellness Opportunity for JCPS Students, Staff, and Families
Johnston County Public Schools is committed to the health, safety, and well-being of our students, staff, and families. With that in mind, we are excited to announce to you our partnership with Care Solace, a mental health care coordination service.
JCPS to hold Job Fair on April 15
Johnston County Public Schools will hold a Job Fair on Saturday, April 15 from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM at West Johnston High School.
Updated School Nutrition Information for 2022-23
We hope that you and your student have already noticed some of the exciting new food and meal opportunities we are offering in our cafeterias this school year. Our new options will include more fresh produce, vegetarian options, and opportunities for students to customize their meal choice. These new offerings will be available at both breakfast and lunch.
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.
April 6, 2023