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I am Marie Simmons and I have been a preschool Speech/Language Pathologist for over 25 years. I specialize in preschool speech/language development, oral motor planning disorders, and developmental delays.
I am happy to say that I am starting my 14th year in Johnston County Schools. I enjoy working with the staff and the students throughout the county.
I am originally from New Jersey, but I've been here for 33 years y'all. I got my B.S. degree in Speech Pathology from ECU in 1985 and my M.S. degree in Speech Pathology from UNC-CH in 1986.
I have been married to my best friend, Mark for over 33 years. We have three children, John a Grad from Appalachian State, and twins Catie and Emily who are grads from NCSU and ECU. People always ask what I like to do in my spare time and my answer is "What is spare time?"
In an effort to accommodate more persons who may be interested in attending their monthly meetings, the Johnston County Board of Education has made the decision to start the public portion of its meeting at 4 p.m. until further notice.
The annual Showcase of the Stars event, which features musical performances from schools across Johnston County, will be held on Saturday, March 9, at Smithfield-Selma High School...
Students interested in attending one of the Johnston County Public Schools Innovative High School programs should apply now...