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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
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.
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.