Degrees and Certifications:
1986 - BS Business Administration - Ashland College 1998 - MS Curriculum and Instruction - Ashland University
Mr. Thomas McConahay
I am really missing all my students. I hope you are all well. I will be available from 9-11 a.m. every weekday morning to answer emails and questions that you may have.
The following items are REQUIRED school supplies for every 6th grade student.
These supplies are for the 19-20 school year in ELA, Math, Science, & Social Studies:
- 2 pair of earbuds or headphones
- 8 - 100 page marble cover composition notebooks (threaded - NOT spiral bound...2 per subject area)
- Lined loose leaf paper
- Pencil pouch
- #2 pencils (will be needed all year)
- Blue or black ink pen
- Colored Pencils
- Glue Sticks (10)
These WISH LIST items are used throughout the year in each classroom. We would greatly appreciate any of these items that you can donate. Please turn in to your first block teacher! THANK YOU!!
Boxes of Kleenex
Hand Sanitizer (Pump Bottle)
Dry Erase markers
Copy Paper (8 x 11) white or color
Duct Tape and/or electrical tape
Dry Erase Markers
Academy of Engineering and Advanced Manufacturing to be held at NJHS next school year for rising 9th graders
In Fall of 2020, North Johnston HIgh School will start an Academy of Engineering and Advanced Manufacturing for Freshmen. Interested NJMS 8th Grade students and parents can follow link: www.johnston.k12.nc.us/domain/9741 to learn more about academy and apply. Acceptance into academy is for freshmen only in NJHS attendance area. Application window has opened and will close April 15.
The 8th Grade Dance will be held on Friday, March 20th from 6:00-9:00 PM in the cafetorium. More details will be provided to 8th grade students on Wednesday, January 29th during JAG time at a grade level meeting with administration and 8th grade teachers. A letter will be sent home with all students on Wednesday, January 29th. A parent meeting will be held for all families who are interested in assisting with the dance on Tuesday, February 4th in the media center at 6:00 pm.
NC Check-Ins are interim assessments developed by the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction (NCDPI) that are aligned to North Carolina grade-level content standards (for reading and mathematics) and North Carolina Essential Standards (for Science). More information is available inside.