Board Meetings



The Johnston County Schools Board of Education meets on the second Tuesday of each month at 2 pm in the Evander Simpson Building located at 2320 US 70 Business East in Smithfield, North Carolina.


Board Meetings

The Johnston County Board of Education holds a regular meeting on the second Tuesday of each month, with the exception if it falls on a legal holiday, that meeting shall be held on the next business day. The meetings are held at the Board of Education Evander S. Simpson Building and begin at 2:00 P.M.

Special meetings and emergency meetings may be called at any time by giving actual notice of the time and place of the meeting as required by G.S. 143-318.14.

Public comments are welcomed. The persons desiring to address the Board shall be required to submit the following:

  • Sign up to speak forty-eight (48) business hours prior to the meeting by contacting the office of Ross Renfrow, Deputy Superintendent for Administrative Services at 934-6031. (48 business hours would make the deadline on the Friday by 2:00 prior to the following week's Tuesday 2:00 board meeting)
  • Comments are limited to five minutes or less; can not address student or personnel issue
  • Must provide a Public Comment form, which is provided by the Deputy Supt's office, along with written statements to Mr. Renfrow 48 business hours prior to the board meeting  

Linda Wheeler
Board of Education Assistant 
Phone: 919-934-6031