Degrees and Certifications:
BA in Sociology emphasis in Criminal Justice Teacher certification
Mr. Derrick Johnson
Mr. Johnson teaches social studies and drivers education. The 2021-22 school year will be my twenty-sixth year teaching and my fourth year at Clayton H.S. I graduated from Kinston High School and UNCW, where I played college basketball. I worked as a deputy sheriff for the Wake County Sheriff's Department for six years before I was injuried and medically retired. I taught/coached at Laney H.S. in Wilmington for 3 years, SW Randolph H.S. in Asheboro for 8 years and North Johnston H.S. for 13 years. I also have taught Driver's Education for 22 years.
2nd Block Contemporary Law And Justice Honors
3rd Block American History I
4th Block Planning
5th Block Contemporary Law and Justice Honors
Trades and Classified Job Fair 2023
Johnston County Public Schools will hold it's annual Trades & Classified Job Fair on Saturday, June 24. The event will be held from 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. at Smithfield-Selma High School, 700 M Durwood Stephenson Pkwy, Smithfield, NC 27577.
Class of 2023 Graduation Dates
Johnston County Public Schools is pleased to announce graduation ceremony dates for our traditional high schools for the 2022-2023 school year. For questions regarding a specific ceremony, please contact the specific school.
Public Notice: Johnston Community College Board of Trustee Vacancy
The Johnston County Board of Education is now accepting applications for the Johnston County Community College Board of Trustee position. The deadline to apply for the vacancy is Friday, June 23, 2023.
Updated School Nutrition Information for 2022-23
We hope that you and your student have already noticed some of the exciting new food and meal opportunities we are offering in our cafeterias this school year. Our new options will include more fresh produce, vegetarian options, and opportunities for students to customize their meal choice. These new offerings will be available at both breakfast and lunch.
2022 Growth Needs Update
Johnston County Public Schools Chief of Facilities and Construction Brooks Moore presented the 2022 Growth Needs Update to the Johnston County Board of Education at their March meeting.
CHS Upcoming Events
7:15 AM - 11:15 AM Biology EOC
7:15 AM - 11:15 AM CTE and Teacher Made Exams-3rd Block
11:35 AM - 2:15 PM CTE and Teacher Made Exams- 4th Block
7:30 AM - 11:00 AM CTE and Teacher Made Exams-3rd Block
7:30 AM Make up Exams