Mr. Dane Smith

Phone: 919-553-4064


Degrees and Certifications:

NC Fire Instructor Level II NC fire Officer I & II NC RIT Chief 101 NC Firefighter

Mr. Dane Smith

Hello. My name is Dane Smith and I am the Fire Academy Chief here at Clayton High School. I am a 17 year veteran of the Fire Service and I served as  a professional firefighter for 13 years before taking the role of Fire Science instructor. I look forward to meeting new students who truly have a heart for service and truly want to help out there fellow man. I am proud to be a Comet. 



Google Classroom Codes

1st Block- slbmwx7

2nd Block- mjkynuh

3rd Block- Planning

4th Block- zhoem4p

  • Welcome to Public Safety I


    The times and Zoom codes are as follows. The first 5 days you will have two times each day to zoom in with me. We will talk about the course layout as well as other important info required by JCPS. You are not required to make both times during the day, you only need to be in 1 zoom meeting a day. You do need to be in the Zoom meeting assigned to your blocks for the first 5 days.

    The First 5 Days with times a Zoom Codes:


    First Block: 8:30-9:00  847 0351 0327

    Second Block: 9:10-9:40 841 2139 4543

    Fourth Block: 10:30-11:00 898 6181 4529


    First Block: 12:00-12:30  885 3253 0338

    Second Block: 12:40-1:10  875 6342 3294

    Fourth Block: 2:00-2:30  847 2607 1261



    I am Excited to meet you all and look forward to the 2020-2021 school year.

    Schedule after the First 5 Days 8/24/2020


    Monday and Wednesday 8am-9am       Zoom Code 892 42394495

    Monday and Wednesday 9am-10am     Zoom Code 827 6267 9351


    Tuesday and Thursday 1:30-2:30pm      Zoom Code 845 7630 8761

    Tuesday and Thursday 2:30-3:30 pm     Zoom Code 817 0654 6433

Clayton High School Announcements

JCPS Announcements

  • Innovative Programs Virtual Family Information Nights Scheduled

    Johnston County Public Schools invites students and their families to learn more about our interesting options for our middle and high school students during our Virtual Information Nights on January 28 and February 4, 2021. Participants will be able to visit the virtual spaces for each program and talk with program coordinators and students from 6:00-8:00 pm.

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  • JCPS transitions to Plan B for all students

    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.

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  • High School State Assessments FAQ

    This FAQ document was created to provide responses to common or anticipated questions related to high school state assessments for first semester testing 2020-2021.

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  • Innovative Middle School and Program Information

    Fifth grade Students and Parents, are you looking for an innovative middle school or an innovative middle school program? Innovation Academy at South Campus and AVID could offer what you are looking for.

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  • High School State Assessments Update

    On December 8th 2020, the Johnston County School Board of Education voted to return to Plan C (Remote Learning), we would like to provide an update to parents and guardians of options to complete state-mandated End-of-Course (EOC) and Career/Technical Education Post Assessment testing.

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