Phone: 919-989-6039 ext. 3938


Degrees and Certifications:

Grades Taught: Third Grade, 3 years Kindergarten, 5 years First Grade, 13 years Education: University of North Carolina at Wilmington, Master's Degree in Elementary Education East Carolina University, Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education K-6 Honors and Certifications: National Board Certified Teacher, Early Childhood Generalist, 2000- present Swansboro Elementary School Teacher of the Year, 2002-2003 Swansboro Elementary School Teacher of the Year, 2009-2010 Onslow County Schools Top 5 Teacher of the Year Finalist, 2009-2010 The Love Your View Teaching Award, 2018-2019 Johnston County Public Schools Flame for Learning Top 3 Semifinalist, 2019-2020

Ms. Lena LeBoeuf

Welcome to KINDERGARTEN at Polenta Elementary School! I am very excited about being your child's teacher and I look forward to getting to know each one of you. Our classroom is a nurturing environment in which your child will feel successful and proud! It is my goal to build on your child's strengths through ongoing opportunities while instilling a love for learning that will serve as a foundation for the future. Our students will be involved in the process of developing classroom rules and routines that help establish a safe and positve learning environment in which all children can thrive. Students in this class are encouraged to become independent thinkers, problem solvers and responsible citizens. In our classroom we aren't just a class... we are a CLASS FAMILY!

Classroom Wish List:

- (22) Children sized socks, dark colors (To be used as individual dry erase board erasers.)

- Treasure Box Prizes (small toys and fun stuff to earn)

- Baby Wipes

- Hand Sanitizer

- Disinfecting Wipes

- Thermal Laminating Pouches (8 x 11)

-Carstock (white and multicolored) 


-Individual Containers of Play-Doh









  • 8:55 - 9:10   Morning Meeting 

    9:10 - 9:25  Phonemic Awareness

    9:25 - 10:05  Fundations (Phonics)

    10:05 - 10:50  Enhancement 

    10:55 - 11:25  Reading & Vocabulary 

    11:25 - 12:25  Small Group Instruction

    12:30 - 12:55  Lunch 

    1:00 - 1:45  Writing Workshop 

    1:45 - 2:45  Math 

    2:45 - 3:15  RIME 

    3:15 - 3:45  Recess 





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  • 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.

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  • JCPS to Utilize New Website for Bus Updates

    Our district is launching a new portion of our website to further communicate bus delays and replacements with our families. We encourage those who have a student who utilizes our transportation to get to or from school to visit for updates on our school bus routes beginning Tuesday, January 18.

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  • JC Board of Education approves 2022 JCPS salary schedule

    The Johnston County Board of Education voted unanimously to approve the 2022 Johnston County Public Schools salary schedule at their regularly scheduled Dec. 14 meeting.

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