• Schedule:


    Fall 2019

    1st Block--Planning

    2nd Block--Essentials of English (Syllabus)

    3rd Block--Essentials of English (Syllabus)

    4th Block--Honors English II (Syllabus)


    Spring 2020

    1st Block--Honors English II (Syllabus)

    2nd Block--English II (Syllabus)

    3rd Block--English II (Syllabus)

    4th Block--Planning




    Supply List

    2019-2020 School Year

    --A 5-Subject Spiral Notebook

    --A Binder (at least 1") with notebook paper

    --Pens and Pencils


    --Section Dividers (at least 5)



 Donna Arentsen

Phone: 919-934-5191 Ext. 5136


Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelor of Arts--English Master of Science--Criminal Justice Administration

Donna Arentsen

I graduated from UNC-W with a degree in English.  I have been teaching for over twenty-two years.  My goal is to make my classroom a low-stress environment where students feel comfortable.  

JCPS Announcements

  • Graduation Ceremony Information

    At this time, all traditional high school graduations are still planned for May 29. Graduation ceremonies for Johnston County Early College Academy and Johnston County Career and Technical Leadership Academy will now take place on May 16th, rather than the original date of May 15th.

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  • COVID-19 District Updates

    JCPS has created a COVID-19 COmmunication website. This site features all of the latest information surrounding COVID-19, including meal sites and delivery information, support opportunities, learning at home, and more.

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  • Board of Education Meeting set for April 7

    The April Johnston County Board of Education meeting will be held on Tuesday, April 7. The virtual meeting will begin at 4:00 p.m and will be conducted via Zoom To Comply With Social Distancing Orders. Members of the public make access the meeting via livestream.

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