Degrees and Certifications:
K-6 Elementary Education K-12 Special Education ( General Curriculum) (Highly Qualified) EC English,EC Social Studies,EC Math (K-6),EC Science
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Hello My name is Destiny Gerrell. I am an Exceptional Childrens Teacher here at Powhatan Elementary. This is my 13th year as a teacher. I am originally from NJ, but moved to NC in 2006. I live in Clayton with my husband Joey, daughter Chloe, 2 step daughters Macy and Ashley and our dog Zoey! In my spare time, I enjoy spending time with my family and friends, working out and reading.
I am looking forward to a fabulous 2018-2019 school year with my students.Please feel free to contact me at anytime with questions and concerns.
phone: 919-553-3259 ext:4270
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For the past 15 years, Johnston County Public Schools has honored our local veterans with a special Veterans Day celebration program. The 2020 celebration will be held virtually on Wednesday, Nov. 11. The online program begins at 11 a.m., and a link to the program will be posted...
Information on social distancing in school settings has been recently updated by the NC Department of Health and Human Services (NCDHHS). Upon receiving information from the NCDHHS, we consulted with the Johnston County Public Health Department on the impact these updates will have on our school system. This ongoing collaboration continues to guide our decision-making as students return to classrooms for in-person instruction.
As students in grades K-5 begin returning to school, the curbside locations for free meals will now be located at each middle and high school. The curbside meal locations at our elementary schools will end on Friday, Oct. 2 and will open at the middle and high schools on Monday, Oct. 5.
The Johnston County Board of Education approved a back to school plan at a special called session on Thursday, Sept. 25.