Mr. Barry Honeycutt

Phone: 919-894-4226 Ext 3448

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Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelors Degree in Agriculture Education at NCSU Masters in School Administration at NCSU

Mr. Barry Honeycutt

I am a retired Agriculutre Teacher with 29 years of experience in the school system.  I have taught high school for 21 years and I have worked in School Adminsitration for 8 years.  I have grown up and still live in Johnston County on our family farm.  We grow almost 30 acres of coastal burmuda hay, own 9 horses, have 50 chickens in egg production, and we are also managing our forest for growth of Loblolly pines that we planted in January. We have about 5 acres of produce that my daughters have used as a community supported agriculture program as a means of income while students in high school and at NCSU.  I have raised swine and Angus cattle as a youth, and worked with goats, lambs and turkeys in the Johnston County 4-H program as well as FFA programs.  I hope that my experience as a teacher and Agriculturalist will be a positive influence on the lives of our students at Meadow.

I am a big supporter of FFA and what it means to the lives of young people through the FFA.  I always say if it wasnt good I would not encourage my own two daughters to be in it.  They are on the verge of completing a span of very successful FFA participation in their careers.  My oldest Carmen is already an Agriculture teacher that is excelling in her program at East Wake High School.  The youngest Katelyn is making a run at National FFA Office this year October 2017.  I hope to see our Meadow students share in great successes as well.

  • I have two class on my schedule for the Fall.

     

    1st elective period - 7th grade - Modern Agricultural Practices for Safe Food and Fiber.

    4th elective period - 8th grade - Understanding current issues impacting the agricultural industry.

     

    My daily schedule is that I will be at the school until the end of 4th period each day.  

     

    I am also coaching Football and Track.  Football practice will beging immediately after school and run for two hours.  We should be done by 6pm each day.

     

    The FFA will go along with both of my classes and will also include Spring Semester students.

  • The 1st week I will be gathering from our students some background information and Agriculture interest.  I have also shared with them a page of Agriculture Webpages we will uise and FFA web sources.  I hope they will be informative for our students.

    I will be posting upcoming FFA events throughout the year.  All Agriculture enrolled students 7th and 8th grade can participate in Fall and Spring FFA activities as well as 6th grade students will be allowed to be in FFA for the entire year.  We will begin holding FFA meetings during the Tribe Time so students should be expecting that this Fall.  We do know Middle School FFA Duses for state and national are $8 total.  We will be working on getting members signed up soon.  Thank you and I look forward to great school year and a very busy FFA group.  Go Indian Blue and Gold FFA

School Announcements

  • Progress Report Date Change

    To make up for the two days students missed school due to hurricane Dorian, progress reports will now go home on September 26th.

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  • Soccer Tryouts

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  • Change in Volleyball Practice

    Volleyball workouts that were scheduled on Thursday, August 15th have been rescheduled to Friday, August 16th from 4 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

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  • 2019-2020 graduation dates released

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    Johnston County Public Schools will begin using Here Comes the Bus in the 2019-2020 school year! Here Comes the Bus is a school bus tracking app that gives parents real-time bus location information and alerts to get students to the bus stop on time. The app is expected to roll out by the first day of school, August 26...

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  • New deadline in JCEF grant process

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