Marlen Simon

Phone: (919) 553-1977

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelor of Arts in Elementary Education Bachelor of Science in Business Administration AIG Credential through Johnston County

Marlen Simon

My name is Mrs. Simon, and I am a fifth grade math and science teacher at River Dell Elementary School. This is my sixth year as an educator and my fourth year teaching at River Dell. I received my Bachelor of Arts in Elementary Education from the University of South Carolina. I realize that teaching your child is a privilege, as well as a tremendous responsibility. It is my goal to provide your child with a motivating and educationally challenging learning experience in my classroom.

Keeping the lines of communication open with you is very important to me. I encourage you to contact me if you have any questions or concerns at any time. The best way to reach me is via email. You can also send me a private message on our Dojo page. I am available for conferences regarding your child's progress from 8:10-8:25 a.m., during my planning period from 9:15-9:50 a.m., and 4:00 -5:00 p.m. by appointment on school days. 

I am looking forward to a wonderful year. 

Educationally yours,

Mrs. Simon

JCPS Announcements

  • JCEF Adult Spelling Bee set for Oct. 29

    The Johnston County Education Foundation Adult Spelling Bee will be held on Oct. 29 at Smithfield-Selma High School. Check in for the spelling bee begins at 5:30 PM and the event begins at 6:00 PM...

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  • Johnston County Public Schools sets make-up days

    Johnston County Public Schools has set the dates needed to make up the two missed school days from Hurricane Dorian. The following days have been designated as make-up days for the Sept. 5-6...

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  • 2019-2020 graduation dates released

    Johnston County Public Schools will begin graduation season with two ceremonies on Friday, May 15, followed by eight traditional high school ceremonies on Friday, May 29.

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  • Here Comes the Bus coming Fall 2019

    Johnston County Public Schools will begin using Here Comes the Bus in the 2019-2020 school year! Here Comes the Bus is a school bus tracking app that gives parents real-time bus location information and alerts to get students to the bus stop on time. The app is expected to roll out by the first day of school, August 26...

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School Announcements

  • National Walk to School Day

    We will have a walk to school event on Wednesday, October 2nd. This is National Walk to School Day. We will meet at the gravel parking lot next to Harris Teeter between 7:30 a.m. and 7:45 a.m. We will begin walking to school as a group right after 7:45 a.m. If you would like your child to join us for this event, a parent or guardian must walk with them.

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  • BOG Testing for 3rd Grade

    Our 3rd grade students will take the Beginning-of-Grade 3 (BOG3) English Language Arts/Reading Test to establish a baseline measure of beginning skills. The test will be administered on Tuesday, September 10th. Please read the letter below for more information:

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  • Remind 101: Bus Information

    Parents may sign up using Remind 101 to receive updates about bus information, early care, and YMCA. Please click on the title above to sign up!

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  • Carpool and Visitor Procedures

    Please visit our website to view videos on carpool and visitor check in procedures: Click here to view videos

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  • Kindergarten Open House

    Kindergarten Open House will be on Tuesday, September 3rd from 6pm to 7pm.

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