Phone: Ext. #3668
Degrees and Certifications:
B.S. in Athletic Training from Gardner-Webb University Board Certified Athletic Trainer NC Licensed Athletic Trainer
I am an alumni of Gardner-Webb University with a BS in athletic trianing. I am a nationaly board certified and NC licensed athletic trainer. I grew up swimming year round and now coach swimming in the summer months. I am married and have two sweet pups, Vivian and Effie. All through high school (I went to Enloe in Raleigh) I took sports medicine and I really want to share my passion of medicine like my HS teacher did for me. My favorite quote is "Work smarter, not harder."
Our district is launching a new portion of our website to further communicate bus delays and replacements with our families. We encourage those who have a student who utilizes our transportation to get to or from school to visit www.johnston.k12.nc.us/busdelays for updates on our school bus routes beginning Tuesday, January 18.
North Carolina schools are required to administer ACCESS for ELLs 2.0 to all students identified as English Learners (ELs) in the spring of each year to determine their progress in learning English. Each student is tested in four areas: Listening, Speaking, Reading, and Writing. This assessment helps us monitor their English language development.
Our district is continuing to follow the guidance and recommendations from the Johnston County Public Health Department, the CDC, and the Strong Schools NC Toolkit, and we will now adhere to a 5 day quarantine period for students or staff members who tests positive for COVID-19. This is a change from the previous 10 day quarantine time.
Johnston County Public Schools is participating in the Test to Stay Program, a voluntary study with Duke University and the ABC Collaborative. Due to that participation our students now have more options if they are deemed a close contact to a positive COVID-19 case while at school.
The Johnston County Board of Education voted unanimously to approve the 2022 Johnston County Public Schools salary schedule at their regularly scheduled Dec. 14 meeting.