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Mrs. Leslie Barefoot
It's summer! Please continue to read & I look forward to meeting all rising 6th graders in August!!
Books I recommend for summer reading:
- Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Roald Dahl
- The Sword and the Circle by Rosemary Sutcliff
- Watership Down by Richard Adams
- Around the World in 80 Days by Jules Verne
- The House of Dies Drear by Virginia Hamilton
- Maniac Magee by Jerry Spinelli
- A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L’Engle
- Anything But Typical by Nora Raleigh Baskin
- My Side of the Mountain by Jean Craighead George
- Where the Red Fern Grows by Wilson Rawls
- Black Beauty by Anna Sewell
- The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett
- Bud, Not Buddy by Christopher Paul Curtis
- The Young Landlords by Walter Dean Myers
I, Leslie Barefoot, teach 6th grade English Language Arts at Meadow School. I have taught 6th grade for 16 years! I love reading, cooking, cleaning, shopping, traveling, and most importantly spending time with my family! My goal for all my students is to find something they LOVE to read!
6th Grade ELA Supply List 2019/2020
~ 3 composition notebooks
~ 10 or more glue sticks
~ Crayons or colored pencils
~ Red pens
~ 1 folder
~ 1 pack of loose leaf paper
Wish List ~ Clorox Wipes & Tissues
Please click the links below to read about what vaccinations are required for students entering 7th and 12th grades, and what days the vaccines will be provided. There is also information in the letter about how to make an appointment for your child. English Form of Letter from Health Department Spanish Form of Letter from Health Department
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 deadline is quickly approaching for Johnston County Public Schools families who need transportation for their students during the 2021-2022 school year. Students who will be attending Early College or Career Technical Leadership Academy, which will begin on August 2nd, have until July 22nd to request transportation. Students who will begin school on August 23rd have until August 2nd to request transportation. This date is for all other JCPS Schools on the traditional school calendar.
While face masks are still required in all of our indoor facilities, students, staff, and guests of our campuses are no longer required to wear a face covering when outdoors. Students and staff may continue to wear masks when participating in recess or outdoor activities if they choose to do so.
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.