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 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.