Phone: 919-989-6039


Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelors of Arts in Music Teaching License for Music K-12

Mrs. Loren Templeton

I graduated from Campbell University in 2013 with a Bachelor of Arts in Music Comprehensive. Following college, I entered into the Lateral Entry Program in Johnston County Schools. I received my license in 2016-17. I am coming up on my 9th year teaching at Polenta Elementary as a Music Teacher. I teach Chorus for 4th and 5th grade student, where we learn, sing, and dance to various songs.


  • Enhancement Team Schedule

    8:20 - 9:00 - Morning Duty

    9:00 - 10:05 - Planning/prep for day

    10:05 - 10:50 - Kindergarten

    10:55 - 11:40 - 3rd grade

    11:40 - 12:05 - lunch

    12:05 - 12:50 - 4th grade

    12:50 - 1:15 - PM prep / EC

    1:15 - 2:00 - 2nd grade

    2:10 - 2:55 - 1st grade

    3:00 - 3:45 - 5th grade

Treble Makers Chorus

  • Treble Makers

    This year will be different! Clubs will be meeting on Fridays during the school day. This will be during 4th and 5th grade enhancement times. Letters will be going home once students have signed up for clubs! :)

    There will be a seperate group for Showcase. This will be arranged after December.


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  • Class of 2022 Graduation Dates

    Johnston County Public Schools is pleased to announce graduation ceremony dates for our traditional high schools for the 2021-2022 school year. For questions regarding a specific ceremony, please contact the specific school.

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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 www.johnston.k12.nc.us/busdelays 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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