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Shane Nettles - 8th Grade Science

Welcome to the 2020-2021 school year at Archer Lodge Middle School!

This is my 7th year teaching and my 1st year at ALMS.  I graduated from North Carolina State University and am a huge Wolfpack fan.  I also pull for the Carolina Hurricanes, Carolina Panthers, and the Atlanta Braves.  My hobbies include excersise/sports of all types, completing construction projects, and hanging out with my beautiful wife.

Let's make this unprecedented school year great!


Nettles 2020-2021 Virtual Orientation Slideshow


8th Grade Virtual Schedule


    Google Classroom will be an extremely important resource for students during the 2020-2021 school year.  For security purposes, we will not be posting codes on our teacher websites for students to enroll.  Instead, we are inviting students to join their google classrooms via email.  BE ON THE LOOKOUT FOR THESE EMAIL INVITES!

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ALMS Resources

JCPS Announcements

  • 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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  • ACCESS testing for English Language Learners

    North Carolina schools are required to administer ACCESS for ELLs 2.0 to all students identified as English Learners (ELs) in the spring of each year to determine their progress in learning English. Each student is tested in four areas: Listening, Speaking, Reading, and Writing. This assessment helps us monitor their English language development.

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  • Updated COVID-19 Quarantine Guidance

    Our district is continuing to follow the guidance and recommendations from the Johnston County Public Health Department, the CDC, and the Strong Schools NC Toolkit, and we will now adhere to a 5 day quarantine period for students or staff members who tests positive for COVID-19. This is a change from the previous 10 day quarantine time.

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  • JCPS offering Test to Stay Program

    Johnston County Public Schools is participating in the Test to Stay Program, a voluntary study with Duke University and the ABC Collaborative. Due to that participation our students now have more options if they are deemed a close contact to a positive COVID-19 case while at school.

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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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