Degrees and Certifications:
Mrs. Beth Gurganious
I went to UNC-W. Go Seahawks!!
I have taught at Meadow for 25 years.
I have 2 boys. One that just graduated from Princeton High School. They other is a junior at Princeton High School.
8:00 - 8:30 homeroom
8:30 - 10:00 Block 1 Math
10:00 - 10:45 Block 2 Math
10:55 - 11:25 Bathroom/Lunch
11:35 - 12:15 Electives
12:15 - 1:00 Block 2 Math
1:00 - 1:40 Snack/Recess/Bathroom
1:40 - 3:10 Block 3
3:10 - 3:25 Pack up/Dismissal
Fridays: Science and Social Studies
1st Grade Supply List:
*2 packs of pencils (12 pack) We recommend #2 yellow pencils because they sharpen better. ( no plastic wrapping on the pencil)
*Cap erasers (1 pack)
*1 3 subject spiral bound notebook
*5 1 subject spiral bound notebooks
*2 Boxes of 24 or less crayons
*8 large glue sticks
*1 pair of scissors with stainless steel blades
*2 large boxes of tissues
*2 packs of dry erase markers with eraser on cap (These can be found at Wal Mart)
*1 pair of headphones (headphones work better than earbuds- to be used in class with iPads and chromebooks
*Change of clothes (This is a must!) Please put clothes in Ziploc bag with your child’s name on the bag.
Please put all of your child’s supplies in a large Ziploc bag with your child’s name on the bag.
Please bring supplies with you to Open House in the Fall.
Come try out! All Spring Sports tryouts begin Monday April 12th after school. Try-outs will run from 4pm to 5:30pm to 6:00pm depending on the coach and the sport. All sports are open to 6th - 8th graders. To be eligible students must have passed 3 out of 4 core classes in the Fall semester. Students also must have a current sports physical. Any sports physical dated after March 1, 2019 is accepted this year. If they have never played a sport then they need to get a physical over the next two weeks. Physical forms are available on the Johnston county web site under athletics.
There will be a parent information night for our Spanish speaking families on February 10th from 5:50 to 7:00. This will be held virtually through a Google Meet: www.meped.com/ Information will be shared about Powerschool, Class Remind, DoJo, etc., Classlink, school social media pages, Free/Reduced Lunch Applications, Covid, and the new website that has county level Connect Ed messages in Spanish.
The Johnston County Board of Education members will hold a Retreat on Saturday, April 17 as authorized through North Carolina General Statutes. Open Session will begin at 8:30 a.m. at Facility Services Town Hall located at 601 West Market Street in Smithfield. To comply with the governor’s executive order, a limited number of seats will be available to the public. These seats will be granted on a first come, first served basis.
Johnston County Public Schools will hold a Virtual Job Fair on Wednesday, April 21. The event will be held in a Zoom Conference format from 2:00 p.m.- 6:00 p.m. Candidates will have the opportunity to meet with various school principals about career opportunities in each of the district’s 47 schools.
The online application for the Johnston County Public Schools Preschool Program is now available. Parents who are interested in the JCPS Preschool Program are encouraged to apply early, as availability is on a first come, first served basis. The application window closes on June 30th.
Johnston County Public Schools has updated its plan to mark senior milestones, including prom and graduation while adhering to guidance from the Johnston County Public Health Department and the CDC in regards to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.