Phone: 919-965-2555 ext
Degrees and Certifications:
Bachelor of Science in Psychology Master of Arts in Middle Grades Education 6-9 Math, ELA, Social Studies K-12 SPED
Ms. Tinkia T. Ruffin
Hello I am Ms. Ruffin! I am a North Carolina native, originally from Wilson County. I am a veteran teacher heading towards 20 years of classroom experience. I am currently teaching 7th grade math here at SMS! I have previously taught English Language Arts and Social Studies as well. I obtained my Bachelor of Science in Psychology from Elizabeth State University in 1999. I obtained my Master of Arts in Middle Grades Education from Gardner Webb University in 2012.
7:30-8:00 Office Hours
8:00-8:45 Block 1
10:00-10:45 Block 3
11:20-11:40 WIN ( Mon, Tues, Thurs)
11:00 -11:30 WIN (Fri)
12:00-12:45 Block 4
1:30-3:30 Staff Meetings
What are we learning this week?
Unit 1: We are focusing on Fraction Operations related to standard 7.NS.3.
Properties of Addition & Subtraction
Upcoming Topics :
Johnston County Public Schools invites students and their families to learn more about our interesting options for our middle and high school students during our Virtual Information Nights on January 28 and February 4, 2021. Participants will be able to visit the virtual spaces for each program and talk with program coordinators and students from 6:00-8:00 pm.
The Johnston County Board of Education voted to return all Pre-K and EC-Self Contained students to Plan B, four days per week, beginning on Tuesday, Jan. 19. These students will participate in face-to-face instruction on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday, with Wednesday serving as a remote learning day. All other students in grades K-12 will remain on Plan C until Monday, Feb. 1.
On December 8th 2020, the Johnston County School Board of Education voted to return to Plan C (Remote Learning), we would like to provide an update to parents and guardians of options to complete state-mandated End-of-Course (EOC) and Career/Technical Education Post Assessment testing.