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Welcome to 5th grade! My name is Laura Hawley. I am a graduate of Mount Olive University with a degree in Early Childhood Education. I have taught pre-K, kindergarten and 5th grade in Johnston County, Northern Virginia and Okinawa, Japan. I have traveled and lived all over the world. I have two young adult children. Tyler is a Student Support Specialist with Pender County Schools and Bailey is the Air Force. I look forward to getting to know each of my students this school year. Do not hesitate to contact me via email with any questions you have at:
I hope that everyone has a great summer!
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.
New guidance given to schools in the Strong Schools NC Public Health toolkit states that daily temperature and symptom screening questions prior to entry are no longer required. We will no longer screen individuals who enter JCPS facilities for COVID-19 symptoms. This begins on Monday, April 5 for all staff and on Monday, April 12 for students upon their return from spring break.
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.