Phone: 919-894-7161


Degrees and Certifications:

BA k-6 Elementary Education

Ms. Candy Hughes


My name is Ms. Candy Hughes.

About me:  I grew up in Rutherfordton, NC.   I went to Lenoir-Rhyne University in Hickory, NC.  I have taught sixth, seventh, third and second grade.  I'm starting my 33rd year. I have a son,Colin, and a daughter,Caroline.

Some of my favorites:

Colors: navy, pink, and green

drinks: water, coffee

candy:  M&Ms with peanuts, Reese's Cup, Take Five

chips:  plain, Doritos


  • Our Schedule

    8:50         Annoucements

    8:55-9:05      Morning Meeting

    9:05-10:05    Fundations, Heggerty, Writing

    10:10-10:55 Enhancements
     Day 1-
    Art     Day 2- PE     Day 3-Guidance     Day 4-Fab Lab     Day 5-Media     Day 6-Tech     Day 7-Music

    11:00-11:30 LUNCH

    11:30-12:55 Reading

    12:55-2:15 Math

    2:15-2:45 Recess

    2:50-3:20 RIME

    3:20-3:50 Science/Social Studies

    3:55 Dismissal



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JCPS Announcements

  • JCPS to implement state-of-the-art security systems

    At the November Regular Session Board of Education meeting, the Board voted unanimously to improve safety and security in Johnston County Public Schools by implementing state-of-the-art security systems in each of the district’s schools.

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  • Updated School Nutrition Information for 2022-23

    We hope that you and your student have already noticed some of the exciting new food and  meal opportunities we are offering in our cafeterias this school year. Our new options will include more fresh produce, vegetarian options, and opportunities for students to customize their meal choice. These new offerings will be available at both breakfast and lunch. 

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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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