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.
A special called session of Johnston County Board of Education has been called for Thursday, July 29 at 5:00 p.m. in the Evander Simpson Building in Smithfield. The open session portions of the meeting and all announcements will be accessible to the public via the livestream available online.
The deadline is quickly approaching for Johnston County Public Schools families who need transportation for their students during the 2021-2022 school year. Students who will be attending Early College or Career Technical Leadership Academy, which will begin on August 2nd, have until July 22nd to request transportation. Students who will begin school on August 23rd have until August 2nd to request transportation. This date is for all other JCPS Schools on the traditional school calendar.
While face masks are still required in all of our indoor facilities, students, staff, and guests of our campuses are no longer required to wear a face covering when outdoors. Students and staff may continue to wear masks when participating in recess or outdoor activities if they choose to do so.
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.