Degrees and Certifications:
B.A. Elementary Education National Board Certified Teacher
Mrs. Tonya Painter
I hope everyone has a safe and fun summer!
I was born and raised in the wonderful state of North Carolina. At the age of five, loving learning and my kindergraten teacher,Mrs. Hunt, at Garner Elementary School, I decided I wanted to be a teacher. I continued to enjoy school and never changed my mind about what I wanted to be when I grew up. I graduated from Clayton High School and began studying Elementary Education at East Carolina University. After college graduation, I began teaching in Johnston County and have been here ever since. This will be my nineteenth year teaching. I am married to my high school sweetheart and we have a middle school aged son.
Based on guidance from the Johnston County Health Department and taking into consideration the growing number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in the county in recent weeks, the original plan to host “modified” traditional graduation ceremonies will not be possible....
THURSDAY, JULY 2, 2020
After careful review of the current trends regarding COVID-19, Johnston County Public Schools will delay voluntary workouts for high school fall sports athletic teams until at least July 20...
Johnston County Public Schools has begun planning three possible reopening plans for the 2020-2021 school year in response to the current COVID-19 pandemic. Based upon recently released documents provided to all school districts...