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 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

  • 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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JCPS Announcements

  • Here Comes the Bus coming Fall 2019

    Johnston County Public Schools will begin using Here Comes the Bus in the 2019-2020 school year! Here Comes the Bus is a school bus tracking app that gives parents real-time bus location information and alerts to get students to the bus stop on time. The app is expected to roll out by the first day of school, August 26...

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  • New deadline in JCEF grant process

    The Johnston County Education Foundation has changed its grant process from a three cycle a year process, to a once a year process. The grant deadline will now be November 15th each year and Grant Patrol will be held on the first Wednesday of December.

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  • Free and Reduced Meal Applications

    Free and Reduced meal applications for the 2019-2020 school year are now available online. A new application must be completed each school year...

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