Degrees and Certifications:
Bachelor's Degree in the Education of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (University of North Carolina at Greensboro) Master's Degree in Special Education (North Carolina State University)
My name in Becky Merrick. I have been teaching since 2009. I have taught students in grades K-5. I have been teaching in Johnston County Schools since 2011. This will be my 9th year at McGee's Crossroads Elementary. This year I will be working with students in Kindergarten through fifth grade.
The Johnston County Board of Education voted to return all Pre-K and EC-Self Contained students to Plan B, four days per week, beginning on Tuesday, Jan. 19. These students will participate in face-to-face instruction on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday, with Wednesday serving as a remote learning day. All other students in grades K-12 will remain on Plan C until Monday, Feb. 1.
On December 8th 2020, the Johnston County School Board of Education voted to return to Plan C (Remote Learning), we would like to provide an update to parents and guardians of options to complete state-mandated End-of-Course (EOC) and Career/Technical Education Post Assessment testing.
Every JCPS parent was to fill ou the Second Semester Choice form to choose either the Virtual Program OR face-to-face instruction for each of their students by Monday, Nov. 30. If you were unable to fill out the form by Nov. 30 please contact your child's school for assistance. The form was to be filled out for ALL students in grades PreK-12.