Mrs. Lauren McCall

Phone: 919-989-6039


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 16 years. I taught in Wake county for 10 years and Johnston county for 6 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: V8 Hydrate (any flavor)

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

  • Masking Tape

    Scotch/Clear Tape

    Duck Tape (any design or color)

    glue sticks

    batteries (AA)

    paper towel rolls

    pipe cleaners (any size/colors)

    ziplock bags (snack, quart, gallon sized) 

    tooth picks

    straws (milkshake sized and regular)

    wooden craft sticks (all sizes)

    cotton balls

    wax paper

    modeling clay

    play dough

    solo cups

    paper cups (all sizes)



  • Daily Schedule

    8:00-8:20- Teacher arrival time for communications

    8:20-8:50- student arrival/breakfast

    3:45- Dismissal begins

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  • Benson Informational Session July 23

    An informational session for Benson Area Schools is planned for Tuesday, July 23. The session will be held at the Benson Conference Center on 303 East Church Street in Benson from 6:00-7:30 p.m.

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  • Bus Forms now available

    Bus routes are currently being developed for the upcoming 2019-2020 school year. If you need to sign your child up to ride the bus or have a change of an address for your child, please complete a TIMS form by July 29, 2019 to ensure your child is assigned to a bus by the first day of school...

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  • Free meals offered to students over summer months

    Johnston County Public Schools School Nutrition Services will be offering free meals during the summer months to children and teens 18 and younger through USDA Food and Nutrition Services...

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  • 2019 reIGNITE - Continuing the Conversation

    Are you interested in attending two days of teacher-driven and directed collaboration and learning? JCPS is kicking the year off right and offering reIGNITE at Cleveland High School on August 12 and 13, 2019...

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