Phone: 919-989-6418 x 6350
Degrees and Certifications:
Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education Master of Science in Literacy (birth through grade 12) Certified in Early Childhood Education, Elementary Education, and Reading
Mrs. Alicia Matthews
We are going to have an exciting year full of learning adventures!
I cannot wait to learn all about YOU, so I'll tell you a little bit about myself.
I am originally from NY where I earned my bachelor's degree in elementary education, and my master's degree in literacy. I began my career in education as an early childhood teacher, and then became the director of the early childhood center where I taught. While in NY I taught kindergarten, and second grade. In 2012, I moved to NC where I've taught kindergarten, second grade, and fourth grade in Johnston county.
I have a wonderful husband named Jay, an awesome daughter named Ayla who attends JCC, and amazing daughter named Maiven who attends CTLA at JCC. We have two adorable chihuahuas named Rosie & Rico, and a curious cat named Sylvia.
When I'm not teaching I like to spend much of my time outside. I like to garden, swim, go for walks, and visit new places.
Now, that you know a little bit about me... it's my turn to learn all about YOU, and I can't wait!
The best form of contact for me is ClassDojo.
You can also contact me via email: firstname.lastname@example.org
or phone: 919-989-6418
Please feel free to contact me with any questions, concerns, or needed support.
JCPS Preschool Applications Now Open
Johnston County Public Schools 2022-2023 Preschool Applications are ready for your students that will be 3 or 4 years old on August 31, 2022. North Carolina does not have universal Preschool, therefore you do have to apply and qualify for one of our Preschool slots.
**PowerSchool Parent Portal**
Parents, If you have not received your login for the Parent Portal, PLEASE update your child's records with a current email address. You will need to send a note with your child to have your email address updated. Please include your name, your child's name, and your current email address on the note. Mrs. Williams will then be able to update your records and activate your PowerSchool Parent Portal login.
Accessing Report Cards in Parent Portal
Parents, Follow these step by step directions to access your child's report card on the PowerSchool Parent Portal. There are screenshots to show you exactly where you need to look to find the report card. Please remember that if you have never logged into the Parent Portal, you will need to get a login from the school office. Directions for Report Cards on Parent Portal
Report Cards in Parent Portal
Report Cards can be found in the Parent Portal. If you need help accessing your Parent Portal, you can access the directions at the following links.
Learn More About Standards Based Grading
Standards-based grading (SBG) uses academic performance indicators that are observable and objective to communicate student progress throughout the year in meeting grade level standards...
Trades and Classified Job Fair 2023
Johnston County Public Schools will hold it's annual Trades & Classified Job Fair on Saturday, June 24. The event will be held from 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. at Smithfield-Selma High School, 700 M Durwood Stephenson Pkwy, Smithfield, NC 27577.
Class of 2023 Graduation Dates
Johnston County Public Schools is pleased to announce graduation ceremony dates for our traditional high schools for the 2022-2023 school year. For questions regarding a specific ceremony, please contact the specific school.
Public Notice: Johnston Community College Board of Trustee Vacancy
The Johnston County Board of Education is now accepting applications for the Johnston County Community College Board of Trustee position. The deadline to apply for the vacancy is Friday, June 23, 2023.
Updated School Nutrition Information for 2022-23
We hope that you and your student have already noticed some of the exciting new food and meal opportunities we are offering in our cafeterias this school year. Our new options will include more fresh produce, vegetarian options, and opportunities for students to customize their meal choice. These new offerings will be available at both breakfast and lunch.
2022 Growth Needs Update
Johnston County Public Schools Chief of Facilities and Construction Brooks Moore presented the 2022 Growth Needs Update to the Johnston County Board of Education at their March meeting.