Degrees and Certifications:
Mrs. Ellyn Grey
My name is Ellyn Grey and this is my 21st year working as School Psychologist . I currently serve two elementary schools: Cleveland Elementary and West View Elementary. I received a Bachelor's Degree in Psychology from SUNY-Binghamton as well as a Master's Degree in Education from UNC-Chapel Hill.
What do School Psychologists do?
We provide direct support and design interventions for students. We consult with families and educators for better understanding of issues that impact students’ learning, behavior, well-being, and school engagement. We have extensive training and experience with topics such as MTSS (Multi-Tiered System of Support), academic and behavioral interventions, counseling, mental health, social emotional skills, consultation, data collection and analysis, program evaluation, as well as special education and assessment.
· Improve academic achievement
o Conduct psychological and academic assessments
o Individualize instruction and interventions
o Collect and interpret student and classroom data
· Promote positive behavior and mental health
o Promote social emotional learning and problem solving
o Assess student emotional and behavioral needs
· Create safe and positive school climates
o Identify at-risk students and help prevent bullying
· Strengthen family-school partnerships
o Assist in navigating special education processes
o Connect families with community services
· Improve school-wide assessment and accountability
o Monitor individual student progress in academics and behavior
o Collect and analyze data on risk and protective factors related to student outcomes
Mondays and Wednesdays:
919-550-2700 ext. 1812
Tuesdays and Thursdays:
West View Elementary
919-661-6184 ext. 6411
AG Glenn Building
919-934-4361 ext. 4051
A special called session of Johnston County Board of Education has been called for Thursday, July 29 at 5:00 p.m. in the Evander Simpson Building in Smithfield. The open session portions of the meeting and all announcements will be accessible to the public via the livestream available online.
The deadline is quickly approaching for Johnston County Public Schools families who need transportation for their students during the 2021-2022 school year. Students who will be attending Early College or Career Technical Leadership Academy, which will begin on August 2nd, have until July 22nd to request transportation. Students who will begin school on August 23rd have until August 2nd to request transportation. This date is for all other JCPS Schools on the traditional school calendar.
While face masks are still required in all of our indoor facilities, students, staff, and guests of our campuses are no longer required to wear a face covering when outdoors. Students and staff may continue to wear masks when participating in recess or outdoor activities if they choose to do so.
The online application for the Johnston County Public Schools Preschool Program is now available. Parents who are interested in the JCPS Preschool Program are encouraged to apply early, as availability is on a first come, first served basis. The application window closes on June 30th.