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Staff Favorites

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Administration & Support

Megan Morris

Birthday: 4/21 Position/Grade: Principal   Place To Eat: Panera, Five Guys Gift Cards: Starbucks, Dunkin Snack/Drink: Mixed Nuts/Seltzer Water Dessert/Cookie: Lemon Bundt Cake Soup: Broccoli Cheese Color: Blues Special Requests: Wish-list: 

Christi Sims

Birthday: October 13 Position/Grade: Assistant Principal   Place To Eat: Jersey Mike's, Macaroni Grill Gift Cards: Walmart, Target Snack/Drink: Dunkin Donuts coffee, White Cheddar Popcorn Dessert/Cookie: Peanut butter cookies, chocolate candy Soup: french onion,...

Bridgett Walls

Birthday: September 16th           Position: Academic Facilitator          Places to Eat: Panera Bread - Chick - Fil - A        GiftCards: Any           Snack/Drink:Water - Cherry Coke - Lemon Aide         Dessert/Cookie:Cupcakes           Soup: Vegetable - Chicken -...

Nicki Elkins

Birthday: June 13 Position/Grade: Guidance Counselor   Place To Eat: Chick-fil-a, Sushi, Olive Garden Gift Cards: Any Snack/Drink: Fruits/Water Dessert/Cookie: anything Chocolate Soup: Cream of ... anything! Color: Blue Special Requests: openness & honesty...

Phyllis McDonald

Birthday: 4/28 Position: Registrar Places to Eat: Panera, Lone Star, Cheddars, Chilis Gift Cards: AMC theater, Target, Walmart Snack/Drink: Mountain Dew, McDonald's caramel frappe Dessert/cookie: lemon drop at Panera Soup: chicken, vegetable Color: yellow Special...

Erica Verner

Birthday: January 24th            Position:TD Teacher          Places to Eat: Cabo -Jason's Deli - Bone Fish Grill - Chipotle          GiftCards: Target - Starbucks - Express - Gap- Old Navy           Snack/Drink: Water - Decaf Coffee - Soda Water         ...

Nesha Scott

Birthday: November 14 Position/Grade: Nurse   Place To Eat: Texas Roadhouse, Chic-fil-a             Gift Cards: Walmart, Amazon Snack/Drink: Kit Kat, Vanilla Coke Zero, Water Dessert/Cookie: Cheesecake Soup: Potato Color: Purple Special Requests: Baggies of Band-aids...

Sarah Whittaker

Birthday: March 17 Position: Speech Places to Eat: Brixx, Chick Fil A Gift Cards: Target, Amazon Snack/Drink: ginger ale, water, granola bars Dessert/cookie: chocolate chip, peanut butter Soup: tomato basil Color: red, green, blue Wish list: velcro, 9-volt batteries,...

Connect

Tyron Simpson

Birthday: Dec. 14 Position/Grade: Media Places to eat: not picky Gift cards: Walmart Snack/drink: water Dessert/cookie: cake Soup: n/a Color: blue Special requests: vegetarian

Christine Cockerham

Birthday (Month & Day): 1/19 Position/Grade: Art (K-5 and extensions) Places to Eat: Panera, Chick Fil A, Fiesta Maya Gift Cards: dollar store, Amazon, Target, Walmart, Viva Chicken Snack/Drink: coffee, flavored water Dessert/Cookie: oatmeal raisin - cheesecake -...

Jose Palacio

Birthday: July 31 Position/Grade: PE   Place To Eat: Harris Teeter Sushi! Gift Cards: Dunkin or Harris Teeter Snack/Drink: Coffee Dessert/Cookie: Oatmeal Soup: Clam Chowder Color: Red Special Requests: Wish-list: Panthers Season Tickets (Just Kidding),...

Worthiya Yem

Birthday: July 1                    Position:Tech   Places to Eat: Bojangles - Chick-Fil-A – Olive Garden GiftCards: Walmart – Target Snack/Drink:Coffee - Chocolate Dessert/Cookie: Chocolate Soup: Clam Chowder Color: Teal

Cafeteria & Custodial

Shalonda Jones

Birthday: July 24th          Position: Head Custodian          Places to Eat: TGIF Friday's - Chick-Fil-A – Jason's Deli          GiftCards: AMC – Target           Snack/Drink:Almonds - Pepsi           Dessert/Cookie:Oatmeal Cookies - Carrot Cake           Soup:...

Jalesa Young

Birthday: August 11th           Position: Custodian           Places to Eat: TGIF Friday's - Home          GiftCards: Gabe's – Kid's Foot Locker - Big Lots           Snack/Drink:Water - Ferrero Rocher         Dessert/Cookie:Macadamia Nut           Soup: Broccoli Soup ...

Peter Mangala

Birthday: July 2nd           Position: Custodian           Places to Eat: Home          GiftCards: Flowers           Snack/Drink:Water           Dessert/Cookie:Pie        Soup: Bean Soup           Color: Green - Black Special Request: Tools                           ...

Teresa Latta

Birthday: January 16 Position/Grade: Cafeteria Manager   Place To Eat: Chick-Fil-A, Mexican restaurants Gift Cards: Target or Kirklands Snack/Drink: nuts/Diet Coke or tea or Diet Dr. Pepper Dessert/Cookie: Chocolate Chip cookies, brownies Soup: Baked potato...

Katja Basso

Birthday: 8/17 Position/Grade: Cafeteria Place To Eat: Chick-Fil-A Gift Cards: Target Snack/Drink: Chocolate/Ginger Ale Dessert/Cookie: Chocolate Chips Soup: Any  Color: Red Special Requests: Wish-list: 

Mary Cureton

Birthday: 3/15 Position/Grade: Cafeteria   Place To Eat: Midnight Diner Gift Cards: Visa Snack/Drink: Trail Mix Dessert/Cookie: Strawberry Cake/Pecan Raisins  Soup: Onion Color: Red Special Requests: Wish-list: more communication

Lucy Guizar

Birthday: 6/30 Position/Grade: Cafeteria   Place To Eat: Viva Chicken Gift Cards: Kohls Snack/Drink: Water Dessert/Cookie: Chocolates Soup: Any Color: Pink Special Requests: Wish-list: 

Ana L Padilla

Birthday: 1/11 Position/Grade: Cafeteria   Place To Eat: Viva Chicken Gift Cards: Ross Snack/Drink:  Dessert/Cookie: Cake Soup: Chicken Color: Blue Special Requests: Wish-list: 

Maria Vasquez

Birthday: 12/6 Position/Grade: Cafeteria   Place To Eat:  Gift Cards: Macy's Snack/Drink: Orange Juice Dessert/Cookie: Soup: Chicken Color: Blue Special Requests: Wish-list: 

Ruby Williams

Birthday: 11/2 Position/Grade: Cafeteria   Place To Eat: Showmars Gift Cards: Walmart Snack/Drink: Popcorn/Diet Coke Dessert/Cookie: Soup: Broccoli     Color: Black & White Special Requests: Wish-list: 

Kindergarten

Tricia Hagler

Birthday: 2/3 Position/Grade: K   Place To Eat: Chick-Fil-A, Duckworths, Anything really:-) Gift Cards: Target, Bath & body works, Michaels, Hobby Lobby- Any:-) Snack/Drink: Coffee/Dunkin or Starbucks Dessert/Cookie: Chocolate Soup: Anything Spicy Color: Turquoise ...

1st Grade

Natalie Falkowski

Birthday: 12/28 Position/Grade: 1st   Place To Eat: Chick-Fil-A, Chipotle, Dunkin Donuts Gift Cards: Amazon, Target, Loft Snack/Drink: Cheezits, Trail Mix, Diet Coke, Iced Coffee, Sweet Tea Dessert/Cookie: Chocolate Chip Soup: Chicken Noodle Color: All Shades Blue...

Heidi Alexander

Birthday: April 30 Position/Grade: 1st   Place To Eat: Yoshi's, Uncle Maddio's Gift Cards: Target, Walmart, Amazon Snack/Drink: Iced Coffee, Diet Coke Dessert/Cookie: Chocolate Chip Cookies Soup: Tomato Color: Navy Blue Special Requests: Over-ear headphones; label...

Stacy Schnitter

Birthday: June 28 Position/Grade: 1st   Place To Eat: Chick-Fil-a, Pizza Hut Gift Cards: Target, Amazon Snack/Drink: Iced Coffee & Unsweetened iced tea 🙂 Dessert/Cookie: Double Stuffed Oreos Soup: Lobster Bisque Color: Orange Special Requests: "big book" book shelf,...

Kayla Smith

Birthday: August 18 Position/Grade: 1st   Place To Eat: Edomae, Chick-Fil-A, Red Lobster Gift Cards: Target, Marshalls, TJ Max, Homegoods Snack/Drink: Original Chex Mix/Diet Coke Dessert/Cookie: Red Velvet cake/cupcake/Chocolate Chip Cookie Soup: Panera Bread's Baked...

2nd Grade

Vanessa Sullivan

Birthday: January 2nd                   Position: 2nd Grade Teacher   Places to Eat:  Olive Garden - Jason's Deli - Panera Bread - Chipotle           Gift Cards: Amazon – Target - Starbucks Snack/Drink: Coffee / Iced Caramel Macchiato / Caramel Latte -Sour Cream &...

Umekia Boyd

Birthday: December 6th                Position: 2nd Grade Teacher   Places to Eat:  Olive Garden - Chili's - Friday's - Chick Fil-A - Indian & Japanese Cuisine - Sandwich Shops - Schlotsky's                   Gift Cards: LakeShore - Target - Starbucks - Wal-Mart -...

Tammy Wallace

Birthday: September 21st            Position:2nd grade Teacher         Places to Eat: Applebee's - Outback           GiftCards: Barnes & Noble           Snack/Drink: Organic Tea         Dessert/Cookie: Organic Desserts       Soup: Chicken Noodle            Color: Red...

Maribeth Adams

Birthday: March 23rd            Position: 2nd grade Teacher         Places to Eat: Chipotle - Olive Garden          GiftCards: ULTA - TJ Maxx - Belk            Snack/Drink: Starbucks Strawberry Acai Refresher - Goldfish         Dessert/Cookie: Chocolate Chip Cookies ...

3rd Grade

Spencer Gallant

Birthday: Aug. 10 Position/Grade: 3rd Places to eat: Brixx, Olive Garden, Chick Fil A Gift cards: Target, Starbucks, Kohls Snack/drink: trail mix, Starbucks bottled coffee frappuccino drink, Pom 100% pomegranate juice Dessert/cookie: brownies, soft baked chocolate...

Dana Trippedo

Birthday: 2/15 Position/Grade: 3rd   Place To Eat: Panera Gift Cards: Starbucks, Target Snack/Drink: Coffee Dessert/Cookie: Any! Soup: Broccoli Cheddar Color: Green/Purple Special Requests: lap desks Wish-list: colored copy paper, candy for sweet treat jar...

4th Grade

Megan Tyson

Birthday: April 30 Position/Grade: 4th Places to Eat: Cook Out, Jason's Deli Gift cards: Target Snack/drink: Kind granola bars, LaCroix, Diet Coke Dessert/ cookie: chocolate cake, chocolate chip cookies Soup: Broccoli and cheddar Color: Blue! But I love all colors!...

Victoria Lott

Birthday: May 7th            Position: Teacher - Teacher 4th Grade          Places to Eat: Panera - Chick Fil - A          Gift Cards: Target - Amazon - Itunes           Snack/Drink: Dr. Pepper - Chips/Doritos - Kind Bars         Dessert/Cookie: White Chocolate...

5th Grade

Jonathan Pastuf

Birthday: September 22nd            Position: 5th grade Teacher         Places to Eat: Longhorn - Outback          GiftCards: Amazon - Wal-Mart            Snack/Drink: Apples - Pretzels - Trail Mix - Beef Jerky        Dessert/Cookie: Chocolate Chip - Brownies        ...

Sierra Walley

Birthday: 9/17 Position/Grade: 5th   Place To Eat: anywhere Uptown or Southend (Owens Bagels:-)) Gift Cards: Amazon, Walmart, Target Snack/Drink: Diet Coke Dessert/Cookie: Oatmeal Raisin Soup: French Onion Color: Green Special Requests: anything Giants, Yankees or...

Lynette I. Williams

Birthday: March 6 Position/Grade: 5th   Place To Eat: Olive Garden Gift Cards: Dunking Donuts, Amazon, any restaurant Snack/Drink: Cheerwine/Chips Dessert/Cookie: cupcakes (vanilla)/cookies Soup: Color: Pink Special Requests: Wish-list: 

PreK

Anne Lambert

Birthday: May 26 Position/Grade: EC PreK Places to eat: Panera Bread, Chick Fil A, Jason's Deli Gift cards: AMC, Target Snack/drink: pistachios, electrolyte water, cashews Dessert/cookie: Lemon drop cookie (Panera), Barnum's animal crackers Soup: broccoli and cheddar,...

Tracy Lindsey

Birthday: January 22nd            Position:Teacher - PreK         Places to Eat: Chick  Fil - A  - Zaxby's          GiftCards: Chick  Fil - A  - Starbucks            Snack/Drink: Kind Bars - York Patties - Coke Zero - Fiji Water          Dessert/Cookie:Brownies -...

Lauren Pacheco

Birthday: November 24th            Position: Teacher - PreK         Places to Eat: Salsarita's - Smoothie King          Gift Cards: Target - Starbucks - Dollar Tree           Snack/Drink: Water - Popcorn - Fruit - Any Tea          Dessert/Cookie: Anything Chocolate   ...

Sharry Jarvis

Birthday: January 23 Position/Grade: Assistant Pre-K   Place To Eat: Bad Daddy's Big Burgers, Tacos 4 Life Gift Cards: Kohls, Walmart Snack/Drink: Dr. Pepper Dessert/Cookie: anything chocolate Soup: Panera Bread's Broccoli Cheddar Color: Red Special Requests:...

EC Extensions

Marilyn Delice

Birthday: April 20th            Position: Teacher - EC Assistant          Places to Eat: Chipolte         Gift Cards: Bath & Body Works           Snack/Drink: Almonds           Dessert/Cookie: Chocolate Chip       Soup: Chicken Noodle         Color: Tiffany Blue      ...

Karen Barkley

Birthday: September  23rd           Position: EC Assistant         Places to Eat: Chick Fil - A - Olive Garden - Viva Chicken          GiftCards: Target - Wal-Mart - Starbucks         Snack/Drink: Water - Spicy Nuts & Trail Mix             Soup: All                   ...

Kristy Spina

Birthday: January 6th            Position:EC Resource           Places to Eat: Chick-Fil-A – Olive Garden           Gift Cards: Target - Starbucks - Wal-Mart - Bath & Body Works           Snack/Drink:Chips - Almonds - Diet Coke        Dessert/Cookie:Brownies -...

Michelle Bauer

Birthday: 6/15 Position/Grade: AU/SAC   Place To Eat: Brixx, Bonefish Gift Cards: Starbucks, Bath & Body Works Snack/Drink: Diet Coke/ Almond Nut Latte  Dessert/Cookie: Gluten Free Chocolate Chip cookie Soup: Rice Noodle Gluten Free Color: Green/Blue Special Requests:...

Lauren Keene

Birthday: November 4 Position/Grade: EC Extensions K-5   Place To Eat: Chick-Fil-A, Panera, Starbucks Gift Cards: Amazon, Walmart Snack/Drink: Diet Coke Dessert/Cookie: Chocolate Chip Soup: Chicken Noodle Color: Purple Special Requests: Wish-list: baby wipes, clorox...

Amaru Moses

Birthday: 12/28 Position/Grade: EC Resource   Place To Eat: Five Guys Gift Cards: Amazon, Target, AMC or Movie Theaters Snack/Drink: Twizzlers/ Dr. Pepper Dessert/Cookie: White Macadamia Nut Soup:  Color: Blue Special Requests: Toy Basketball hoops Wish-list: Anything...

John O. Stroud

Birthday: August 30 Position/Grade: EC Asst/SAC Place To Eat: Chic Fil A Gift Cards: Walmart Snack/Drink: Mixed Nuts/Water Dessert/Cookie: Carrot Cake/Chocolate Chip Soup: Color: Black & Gold Special Requests: Wish-list: 

Teaching Assistants

Canice Wills

Birthday (Month & Day): 8/20 Position/Grade: Teaching Assistant Places to Eat: Olive Garden, Don Pedro's, Captain Steve's, Magianno's Gift Cards: Olive Garden, Viva Chicken, Jason's Deli, Chick Fil A, Cookout, Zaxby's Snack/Drink: Ginger ale, water, tea, pistachio...

Crystal Miller

Birthday (Month & Day): 12/14 Position/Grade: Teaching Assistant Places to Eat: anything seafood or Mexican Gift Cards: Starbucks Snack/Drink: Reese's - Pepsi (cherry) Dessert/Cookie: white macadamia - cheesecake Soup: broccoli cheese Color: purple

Sharry Jarvis

Birthday: January 23 Position/Grade: Assistant Pre-K   Place To Eat: Bad Daddy's Big Burgers, Tacos 4 Life Gift Cards: Kohls, Walmart Snack/Drink: Dr. Pepper Dessert/Cookie: anything chocolate Soup: Panera Bread's Broccoli Cheddar Color: Red Special Requests:...

Consuella Carr

Birthday: February 12 Position/Grade: Teacher Assistant   Place To Eat: Bonefish Grill, Outback, Olive Garden Gift Cards: Target, Walmart, Starbucks Snack/Drink: Pepsi, Cashews Dessert/Cookie: Cheesecake/Peanut Butter  Soup: Potato, Broccoli and Cheese Color: Red,...