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  • Crystal Roberts Johnston County Public Schools--the largest employer and business in Johnston County-- is a newsmaker. From teaching and learning to building and maintaining the brick-and-mortar where it all happens, and everything in between, public education is a headliner across the globe. We welcome and embrace the attention we garner, and we want to ensure that you have access to the complete and official story with details and a contact person to call should you need more information. Due to space and time constraints, outlets that print and/or post breaking news may not provide the rest of the story. We are obligated to ensure that you get it. We're proud of the role that public education plays in building the dreams of our young people. Please bookmark this page for the rest of the story.

    Crystal Kimpson Roberts
    JCPS Chief of Communication and Engagement

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JCPS Announcements

  • Create your PowerSchool Parent Portal account

    PowerSchool Parent Portal is more powerful than ever before. Now with Parent Portal parents can begin the registration process, check their child’s grades, update emergency information, and keep up with the teacher’s classroom lessons and assignments from their smartphone or computer...

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  • Board approves 2019-2020 calendar

    The traditional calendar timeline for the school year 2019-2020 has been approved by the Johnston County Board of Education. The first day of school is set for Aug. 26, 2019 and the last day of school is set for May 29, 2020.

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  • JCPS Innovation Expo set for May 31

    Students and teachers from across the district will be showcasing their latest work at a special Innovation Expo on May 31. Individuals interested in participating in this event should submit a proposal online by May 1...

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  • JCPS Job Fair Set for April 13

    Johnston County Public Schools will be holding a teacher job fair on Saturday, April 13, from 9 a.m. until 12 p.m. ...

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Trending Stories

  • All JCPS Middle Schools to Have an SRO

    Thanks to a commitment of $120,820 from the Johnston County Board of County Commissioners, every middle school in the Johnston County Public Schools will have an SRO (School Resource Officer). The allotment was approved at the Monday, March 4 meeting of the Board of County Commissioners.

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  • Standards-Based Grading to remain elementary practice

    Johnston County Public Schools and the Johnston County Board of Education have agreed that Standards-Based Grading (SBG) will remain an elementary practice, based on an independent study conducted for the district by Research Triangle Institute (RTI), an independent non-profit research firm.

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  • Social Media and Johnston County Public Schools

    As your Superintendent of Schools, it is my obligation to ensure that the usage of social media is a means of sharing and spreading messages that are meaningful to individuals, businesses, and organizations...

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