Degrees and Certifications:
Bachelor of Arts in Elementary Education UNC-Chapel Hill AIG Endorsed Student Teacher and Mentor Trained
Mrs. Betty Buchanan
My name is Betty Buchanan and I'm currently teaching 4th grade Literacy and Social Studies. This is my 18th year teaching. I'm a native of Johnston County and graduated from South Johnston High School and UNC Chapel Hill. I live in Benson with my husband Brian, my 2 children, Benjamin and Brianna, and our 2 cats, JJ and Turbo. This year, I am team teaching with Mrs. Brown. I will be teaching Literacy (Reading, LA, Writing, Spelling) and Social Studies. Mrs. Brown will be teaching Math and Science. I enjoy spending time with my family, reading, playing the piano, and cross-stitching. You can reach me through our class dojo or by phone at 919-894-7161 or email @ firstname.lastname@example.org.
Our Class Schedule
*9:00-9:50 Block 1
* 1-Technology 2-Media 3-Music 4-Computer Lab 5-STEM 6-Art 7-P.E.
*10:50-11:50 Block 1
*1:00-3:00 Block 2
*3:35 Dismissal Begins
The Johnston County Board of Education will hold a special session on Tuesday, Aug. 27. The closed session meeting will begin at 6:00 p.m. and be held in the Evander Simpson Building in Smithfield.
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.