Miss Kristi Thornton

Phone: (919) 936-0755 ext. 4360


Degrees and Certifications:

Graduate of East Carolina University K-6 Education Certification

Miss Kristi Thornton

Hello! My name is Kristi Thornton and this is my 13th year of teaching. I am starting my 9th year teaching first grade and in between those 9 years I taught 3rd grade for 4 years. I look forward to another great year at Princeton Elementary School!

  • Our Class Schedule

    8:00 - 9:10        Math Instruction

    9:10 - 11:30      ELA Whole Group and Small Group  

                                     (Snack will be around 10:15)

    11:30 - 12:00    Writing

    12:15 - 12:35    Lunch

    12:35 - 1:05      WAG (Work and Grow) Time

    1:10 - 2:00        Enhancements

                                     (See monthly calendar for the enhancement of the day)

    2:00 - 2:15        Daily Wrap Up/Extension of Today's Instruction

    2:15 - 2:45        Recess 

    2:45 - 3:00        Pack Up/Dismissal

     *Science and Social Studies will be incorporated with Math and ELA instruction*


School Announcements

JCPS Announcements

  • Graduation Ceremony Information

    At this time, all traditional high school graduations are still planned for May 29. Graduation ceremonies for Johnston County Early College Academy and Johnston County Career and Technical Leadership Academy will now take place on May 16th, rather than the original date of May 15th.

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  • COVID-19 District Updates

    JCPS has created a COVID-19 COmmunication website. This site features all of the latest information surrounding COVID-19, including meal sites and delivery information, support opportunities, learning at home, and more.

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  • Board of Education Budget Work Session set for April 27

    The Johnston County Board of Education will hold a budget work session on Tuesday, April 27. The meeting will begin at 5:00 p.m. and be held in the Evander Simpson Building in Smithfield.

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