Degrees and Certifications:
Ms. Mary Catherine Roberts
Mary Catherine Roberts is an artist, a teacher, & North Carolina native. She was raised in Clayton, NC by a creative father and an art teacher mother (Paul & Jane Roberts). They nurtured her artistic instincts from a young age and encouraged her to develop her creative nature. She attended Johnston County Public Schools for her entire grade school career and went on to graduate from East Carolina Uiversity. She was a class of 2009 N.C. Teaching Fellow who graduated Magna Cum Laude with a B.S. in Elementary Education. In 2010, she added Art Instruction to her licensure & in 2011 transitioned from classroom teacher to art teacher at Powhatan Elementary School.
After school, she spends time in her studio creating art & teaching classes to artists of all ages. She enjoys helping others unleash their inner artist and feel successful in their artistic endeavors. Most of her artwork incorporates several mediums. She loves working with glass mosaics and paint as well as transforming flea market finds into new, exciting pieces of art.
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.