Degrees and Certifications:
B.F.A. Visual Arts, Ithaca College M.Ed. Education, Niagara University NC Licensure K-12 Art NC Licensure Elementary K-6, Birth-2 *AIG Certified
Mrs. Christina Schaffer
Hello Students and Parents,
My name is Christina Schaffer and I have been an art teacher for 15 years. I love being an art teacher! I have taught elementary school, middle, teen and adult classes. I spend my summers teaching Summer Camp at the North Carolina Musuem of Art, reading to my daughters, and cuddling with my dogs. Stop by to see what projects we are working on!
Art Week 6 May 26-29, 2020: Visual Journals
Digital Learning @ Home
10 Day Plans March 30-April 9, 2020: Review Material
Art Week 1 April 20-24: Portraits and Proportions
Art Week 2 April 27 -May 1: Space and Perspective
Art Week 3 May 4-7, 2020: Fashion Art and Design
Week 4 May 11-15: Collage and Mash Ups
Week 5 May 19-22, 2020: Logo Art and Pop Culture
Mrs. Schaffer´s Online Office Hours 11 am - 12 noon M-F
7th Grade Visual Arts
8th Grade Arts
6th Grade Visual Arts
Rising SSS High School 9th graders interested in participating in sports should complete this form.
Families will be able to drive through our carpool line to drop off any school items such as library books, uniforms, athletic equipment, and devices as well as pick up items such as student belongings, certificates, awards, and medication from 10:00-6:00 p.m. using the following schedule: (Monday, June 1st-6th Grade), (Tuesday, June 2nd-7th Grade) and (Wednesday, June 3rd-8th Grade).
Rising 6th Graders: Are you interested in Band or Chorus at Smithfield Middle? Click Here! to take an interest survey for Band or Chorus at Smithfield Middle School. Survey is due by Friday, May 22, 2020. Click the "Read More" to access the survey.
The 8th Grade Smithfield Middle School winners of the JCPS Portrait of a Graduate attribute for May are: Justin Snead, Tyler Price and Shane Santos. Congratulations to these students for being Knowledgeable (I am prepared with the knowledge and skills necessary for my life beyond high school).
The 7th Grade Smithfield Middle School winners of the JCPS Portrait of a Graduate attribute for May are: Olivia Macedo, Jimmy Reynoso and Jaemy Arevalo Medina. Congratulations to these students for being Knowledgeable (I am prepared with the knowledge and skills necessary for my life beyond high school).
The 6th Grade Smithfield Middle School winners of the JCPS Portrait of a Graduate attribute for May are: Devin Napier, Lachad Branch and Alina Vega. Congratulations to these students for being Knowledgeable (I am prepared with the knowledge and skills necessary for my life beyond high school).
As the school year comes to a close, please note that JCPS meal service will now operate at 9 sites during the summer months, rather than the previous 14. Summer meal service will begin Monday, June 1. Curbside meals will be served Monday through Thursday from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Benson Middle, Clayton Middle, Four Oaks Elementary, North Johnston Middle, Princeton Elementary, Selma Elementary, Smithfield-Selma High, West Clayton Elementary, and West Smithfield Elementary.
Attention parents of 4-year-olds: Are you interested in your child attending a free preschool program? The NC PreK program is designed to provide 4-year-old children with positive early learning experiences that support their development and prepare them for Kindergarten.
JCPS high schools will host “modified” traditional graduation ceremonies between Wednesday, July 29, 2020 - Saturday, August 1, 2020. Schools will communicate about specific graduation dates and ceremony times as we get closer to see what restrictions may limit our attendance participation.
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM Sixth Grade Student Materials Pick Up and Return
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM Seventh Grade Student Materials Pick Up and Return
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM Eighth Grade Student Materials Pick Up and Return