Degrees and Certifications:
Mr. William R. Walker, Sr.
Coach William R. Walker is a 2006 graduate of Elizabeth City State University with a BS degree in Health and Physical Education, concentrating in Aquatics and Fitness. As Offesnive Lineman of the Year and All-CIAA Player, he was instrumental in the Vikings obtaining the Eastern Division Championship. Upon matriculation, Coach Walker went on to play for the Rochester Raiders, where he won the Indoor Arena Bowl Championship. He was additionally drafted to the United National Gridiron League to the team located in Shreveport, Louisiana.
Upon his return, Coach Walker obtained his Teaching Certification in Health and PE, and began his teaching career in Chowan County. He has 7 years of experience teaching grades 9-12, and 7 years of coaching experience in both Football and Track & Field.
He is married to Mrs. Adriane Walker, an educator at Cooper Academy, and is father to three children: William Jr. [JR], a Sophomore at Virgina Tech; Jirah, a Freshman at Elizabeth City State University; and Christopher [CJ], an elementary student at Cooper Academy.
Johnston County Public Schools has developed a detailed 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.
The Johnston County Board of Education voted to return all Pre-K and EC-Self Contained students to Plan B, four days per week, beginning on Tuesday, Jan. 19. These students will participate in face-to-face instruction on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday, with Wednesday serving as a remote learning day. All other students in grades K-12 will remain on Plan C until Monday, Feb. 1.
Every JCPS parent was to fill ou the Second Semester Choice form to choose either the Virtual Program OR face-to-face instruction for each of their students by Monday, Nov. 30. If you were unable to fill out the form by Nov. 30 please contact your child's school for assistance. The form was to be filled out for ALL students in grades PreK-12.