Degrees and Certifications:
K-6 Certified AIG Certified
Mrs. Lauren McCall
I received my Elementary Education degree from Appalachian State University in 2002. I have been teaching in the elementary school setting for 18 years. I taught in Wake county for 10 years and Johnston county for 8 years. 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. I am very excited to be teaching STEM enhancement at Polenta!! STEM stands for Science Technology Engingeering Math.
Favorite drink: Bai - blueberry
Favorite Candy: Reese's Cups
Favorite Snack: Blue Diamond Almonds Salt-n-Vinegar flavor Or Habenero BBQ flavor
Classroom wishlist: TAPE!! - masking tape and duck tape
STEM Supplies Needed
Duck Tape (any design or color)
paper towel rolls
pipe cleaners (any size/colors)
ziplock bags (snack, quart, gallon sized)
straws (milkshake sized and regular)
wooden craft sticks (all sizes)
paper cups (all sizes)
8:00-8:20- Teacher arrival time for communications
8:20-8:50- student arrival/breakfast
3:45- Dismissal begins
At this time, all traditional high school graduations are still planned for May 29. Graduation ceremonies for Johnston County Early College Academy and Johnston County Career and Technical Leadership Academy will now take place on May 16th, rather than the original date of May 15th.
The Johnston County Board of Education will hold a budget work session on Tuesday, April 27. The meeting will begin at 5:00 p.m. and be held in the Evander Simpson Building in Smithfield.