Degrees and Certifications:
Mrs. Melissa Ferrell
Hello! I am excited to teach 5th grade math and science this year! I graduated from the Univesity of North Carolina at Greensboro with a degree in elementary education. I also am AIG certified. I have been teaching for 24 years and can't imagine doing anything else. I have taught first grade, third grade, fith grade, and AIG K-8th grade. I am married and have one daughter. I enjoy spending time with family, playing and watching volleyball, and reading. I look forward to an amazing year of learning and growing!
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Johnston County Public Schools will hold a Virtual Job Fair on Wednesday, April 21. The event will be held in a Zoom Conference format from 2:00 p.m.- 6:00 p.m. Candidates will have the opportunity to meet with various school principals about career opportunities in each of the district’s 47 schools.
New guidance given to schools in the Strong Schools NC Public Health toolkit states that daily temperature and symptom screening questions prior to entry are no longer required. We will no longer screen individuals who enter JCPS facilities for COVID-19 symptoms. This begins on Monday, April 5 for all staff and on Monday, April 12 for students upon their return from spring break.
The online application for the Johnston County Public Schools Preschool Program is now available. Parents who are interested in the JCPS Preschool Program are encouraged to apply early, as availability is on a first come, first served basis. The application window closes on June 30th.
Johnston County Public Schools has updated its plan to mark senior milestones, including prom and graduation while adhering to guidance from the Johnston County Public Health Department and the CDC in regards to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.