Mrs. Melany Blinson

Phone: 919-553-1977

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Mrs. Melany Blinson

  Hi, I am a native of North Carolina and attended Guilford College in Greensboro NC.  I have been teaching for 20 years and have been  a second grade teacher at River Dell Elementary for 14 years.

  In my personal life, I am married and have two children. I have lived in Johnston county for 18 years. I am an NC State fan through the good and the bad. I love to read and walk in my spare time.

  Professionally, my philosophy is to instill  love of learning in every student and create an atmosphere in my room where all students feel successful and loved. 

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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