Degrees and Certifications:
BS Geology BS Science Education
Mr. Jerry Sheppard
Hi. I'm Jerry Sheppard. I am a science teacher at Cleveland High School. I graduated from NC State Summa Cum Laude with a BS degree in Science Education. I also have a BS degree in Geology from Campbell University.
Mrs Hoffman and I are team teaching Honors Chemistry this spring (2021). Our course is available on Canvas.
My hobbies include gaming (computer games, chess, RPG's) and Shaolin Kung Fu. I am the teacher sponsor for the Anime Club. I, along with Jim Bono, are the teacher sponsors for the school's gaming club. Meetings for both clubs are currently suspended.
My Email: JerrySheppard@Johnston.k12.nc.us. Mrs. Hoffman's email: LauraHoffman@Johnston.k12.nc.us
All clas related materials are available on our Canvas course.
Schedule (Spring 2021)
1st Block: Honors Chemistry
2nd Block: Honors Chemistry
3rd Block: Planning
4th Block: Honors Chemistry
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday
12:50 - 2:15
Otherwise by appointment.
Rising Ninth Graders & Families: Come learn about the awesome opportunities and activities at Cleveland High awaiting your "Rising Ram". Learn about graduation requirements, athletics, clubs, driver's ed, and more on March 10th via Zoom call.
Rising 9th Grade Course Registration is happening NOW!
Buy raffle tickets to help support the Cleveland Arts Performance Ensemble.
During the week of February 22nd, high schools will be altering "in person" schedules to allow for 11th grade students to participate in ACT and 10th grade students to participate in PreACT.
Johnston County Public Schools has developed a detailed 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.
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.
Every JCPS parent was to fill ou the Second Semester Choice form to choose either the Virtual Program OR face-to-face instruction for each of their students by Monday, Nov. 30. If you were unable to fill out the form by Nov. 30 please contact your child's school for assistance. The form was to be filled out for ALL students in grades PreK-12.
4:30 PM - 7:00 PM Women's Soccer @ Harnett Central (Scrimmage)
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM Statewide Tornado Drill
2:15 PM - 3:15 PM Faculty Meeting
4:00 PM - 6:30 PM Varsity Softball (Home) vs Heritage (Scrimmage)
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM Varsity Soccer (Home) vs Clinton (Senior Night)