Degrees and Certifications:
B.A. in History from Pennsylvania Military College. My teacher Certification is from East Carolina University.
I received my BA in History from Pennsylvania Military College in Chester, PA. I received my commission as a 2nd Lieutenant in the USMC from college in 1974. I am a former Vietnam Era USMC Veteran. I served this country proudly for twelve years. I have been all over the world. My family heritage is German, Austrian, Hungarian, and Irish.I speak bits and pieces of about ten Foreign Languages. I am most fluent in German. I have been happily married to my wife, Ms. Linda Pfohl, for the past 30 years. My son, Mark, and his family live in Fayetteville, NC. I have been teaching in Middle School for the past 15 years. The last ten years I have been teaching 7th Grade Social Studies here at Slelma Middle School. I have been coaching Middle School sports for twelve years. I have coached football, softball, baseball, and volleyball at the Middle School level. I participate in the North Carolina Senior Olympics. I enjoy reading, writing, math, military history, history in general, sports, hunting, fishing, swimming, wood-working, model building, gaming, cooking, and other hobbies.
7th Grade Hallway Schedule
2nd Period: 8:02-9:12 - (Electives)
3rd Period/ER: 9:14-9:44
4th Period: 9:46-10:56
5th Period: 10:58-12:41
7th Lunch: 11:35-12:05
6th Period: 12:43-1:53
7th Period: 1:55-3:05
Bus Rider Dismissal 3:05
Car Rider Dismissal 3:10
Welcome to Coach Pfohl's Social Studies Class:
Week of 28 August to September 01:
* Students will be introduced to the 7th Grade Social Studies Curriculum.
* Students will be introduced to the classroom procedures for my classroom.
* Students will be instructed in how to properly use thier Student Agendas.
* Students will be instructed in how to Organize their 3-Ring Binder.
* Students will be instructed in how to set up and use the Frayer Model for learning their "new" Social Studies Vocabulary.
The Johnston County Board of Education members will hold a Retreat on Saturday, April 17 as authorized through North Carolina General Statutes. Open Session will begin at 8:30 a.m. at Facility Services Town Hall located at 601 West Market Street in Smithfield. To comply with the governor’s executive order, a limited number of seats will be available to the public. These seats will be granted on a first come, first served basis.
Johnston County Public Schools will hold a Virtual Job Fair on Wednesday, April 21. The event will be held in a Zoom Conference format from 2:00 p.m.- 6:00 p.m. Candidates will have the opportunity to meet with various school principals about career opportunities in each of the district’s 47 schools.
The online application for the Johnston County Public Schools Preschool Program is now available. Parents who are interested in the JCPS Preschool Program are encouraged to apply early, as availability is on a first come, first served basis. The application window closes on June 30th.
Johnston County Public Schools has updated its plan to mark senior milestones, including prom and graduation while adhering to guidance from the Johnston County Public Health Department and the CDC in regards to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.