Degrees and Certifications:
1st Grade Teacher MS Literacy Education BS Elementary Education
Ms. Stacie Lester
This will be my 9th year teaching and my fifth year at Polenta! I previously taught 4 years in New York before moving to North Carolina. I hold my Bachelor's degree in Elementary Education from Long Island University/C.W. Post. I attended Adelphi University and received my Master's Degree in Literacy Education. I was inducted into Alpha Upsilon Alpha Honor Society (International Literacy Association). I have attended Math Foundation Training. As well as, training in instructional strategies to support language and literacy development for ELL students.
8:20am- First Bell
8:50am- Tardy Bell
8:50-9:15am- Morning Meeting
9:15-10:05am- Academic Block
11:45-1:30- Academic Block
2:30-3:15- Academic Block
3:!5-3:45- Dismissal Preparation
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...
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.