Degrees and Certifications:
Bachelor of Science in Agricultural Education (NCSU) Minor in Animal Science Certifications in Middle School Math, Middle School Science, and K-12 Music
Mrs. Ann Tart
Welcome to my Strings Page! Johnston County Public Schools offers beginning strings classes (violin) to students in 3rd, 4th, and 5th grades. I am honored to be a Strings Teacher!
I teach at eight schools in the county: Meadow School, Benson Elementary, Four Oaks Elementary, McGee's Elementary, Dixon Road Elementary, West Smithfield Elementary, South Smithfield Elementary, and Selma Elementary. I serve all eight schools within each week.
During the first week of school, I visit all of my schools and speak with all 3rd, 4th, and 5th graders. Those students who are interested in the program will receive an information sheet to be completed by a parent and returned to the homeroom teacher. I compile my classes from these forms. I will attach one to this website as well.
During the second week of school, I will send home a note with class day, time, and location.
I hope to begin class by the third week of school!
Parents are responsible for acquiring a violin and music book for their child. The attached information sheet has more details.
Please feel free to email me with any question at all!
Thanks for your interest in the Strings Program!
Recently, the Johnston County Board of Elections notified our school system that our school will be used as a voting site for the upcoming primary on March 3, 2020. Therefore, our school will be closed on this day for students and will become an optional workday for staff. The district considered the option of making up this day, but determined this would present scheduling challenges for students, staff and parents. Additionally, the yearly instructional schedule has been calculated and our school will have more than the required 1025 instructional hours for the academic year. We apologize for any inconvenience this schedule change may cause and thank you for your understanding as this adjustment is made to our calendar.
Due to the increasing severity expected for this afternoon's weather, all Johnston County Public Schools will now dismiss one hour early. *Meadow will dismiss at 2:20! Students will receive their lunches prior to departure from school. Please make arrangements to pick up all after school care students by 2:50pm. Also, during carpool, we may be releasing fewer students at the time, depending on the severity of the weather, as safety is our top priority. Thank you and have a great day.
Interested in Innovation Academy for your upcoming middle schooler? The Innovation Academy Open House for prospective Pioneers and their families is on Thursday, January 23rd from 5:30-6:30. Check out the video and application in the following links: https://vimeo.com/318813288 https://johnstonncc.scriborder.com/
Lunch Menu for Dec. 16-20: Monday - Beef dippers with roll, teriyaki chicken w/chow mein *general tso's chicken over rice when teriyaki runs out Tuesday - Walking taco, chicken nuggets, *fiestada when nuggets run out. Wednesday - Soup and grilled cheese, cheese calzone, *pizza when calzones run out. Thursday - Chicken pastry, BBQ, hushpuppies *cheesy bites when pastry runs out. Friday - Ham & cheese and pb&j.
Johnston County Public Schools is seeking nominations for the district 2019-2020 Employees of the Year event. Nominees should be someone who embodies the mission and vision of the district while supporting the instructional integrity of the classroom and district but are not classroom instructors.
The Johnston County Public Schools Office of Equity, Information and Student Services is sponsoring a special discussion panel forum at Corinth Holders High School called We Are One: A Unity Forum...
The application window all JCPS Innovative School Programs will open Dec. 1. The district offers programs for high school and middle school students...
4:30 PM - 8:00 PM Middle School Spelling Bee
3:50 PM - 5:50 PM Spring Sports at McGees (non-conference)
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM Elementary Battle of the Books Competition
March 9, 2020
3:50 PM - 5:50 PM Spring Sports at North Johnston
March 12, 2020