Degrees and Certifications:

Christine Mitchell

My name is Christine Mitchell and I am a proud East Carolina University graduate with a degree in Special Education/Learning Disabilities.  I have over 20 years of teaching experience with this being my 5th year at Riverwood Elementary.  My husband Mike and I have two sons, Austin (26) and Charlie (15).  My favorite activities are cooking, walking, reading, traveling and spending time with my family.  Teaching is my passion and I am looking forward to a fabulous year!



     Daily Schedule:

    8:00-8:55 Meetings

    9:00-9:30 5th Grade ELA

    9:30-10:15 5th Grade ELA

    10:15-11:00 Planning

    11:00-12:00 3rd Grade Math 

    12:05-12:40 5th Grade Math 

    12:45-1:15 Lunch

    1:20-2:50 3rd Grade ELA 

    2:50-3:35 5th Grade Math 

    3:45 Bus Duty

Upcoming Events

School Announcements

JCPS Announcements

  • JCPS to Utilize New Website for Bus Updates

    Our district is launching a new portion of our website to further communicate bus delays and replacements with our families. We encourage those who have a student who utilizes our transportation to get to or from school to visit for updates on our school bus routes beginning Tuesday, January 18.

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  • ACCESS testing for English Language Learners

    North Carolina schools are required to administer ACCESS for ELLs 2.0 to all students identified as English Learners (ELs) in the spring of each year to determine their progress in learning English. Each student is tested in four areas: Listening, Speaking, Reading, and Writing. This assessment helps us monitor their English language development.

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  • Updated COVID-19 Quarantine Guidance

    Our district is continuing to follow the guidance and recommendations from the Johnston County Public Health Department, the CDC, and the Strong Schools NC Toolkit, and we will now adhere to a 5 day quarantine period for students or staff members who tests positive for COVID-19. This is a change from the previous 10 day quarantine time.

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  • JCPS offering Test to Stay Program

    Johnston County Public Schools is participating in the Test to Stay Program, a voluntary study with Duke University and the ABC Collaborative. Due to that participation our students now have more options if they are deemed a close contact to a positive COVID-19 case while at school.

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  • JC Board of Education approves 2022 JCPS salary schedule

    The Johnston County Board of Education voted unanimously to approve the 2022 Johnston County Public Schools salary schedule at their regularly scheduled Dec. 14 meeting.

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