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    Crystal Kimpson Roberts
    JCPS Chief of Communication and Engagement


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  • 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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