First Grade

Stephanie Gough

Room: 24
Birthday: April 9

Favorite Cold Beverage: Sweet Tea
Favorite Hot Beverage: Hot Chocolate
Favorite Candy: Snickers
Favorite Snack Food: Chips
Favorite Restaurant: Portillo’s
Favorite Store: T.J. Maxx
Favorite Dessert: Chocolate Chip Cookies
Favorite Color: Blue
Favorite University: Illinois State University
Favorite Sports Team: Chicago Bulls
Favorite Sport or Hobby: Photography
Favorite Author: Mo Williams
Favorite Book: any
Favorite Flower: any

Brandee Stapp

Room: 25
Birthday: November 16

Favorite Cold Beverage: Dunkin’ Iced Coffee or Dr. PepperFavorite
Hot Beverage: Hot Chocolate
Favorite Candy: Gummy Worms
Favorite Snack Food: Chips
Favorite Restaurant: Mug n Bun
Favorite Store: Dollar Tree or Hobby Lobby
Favorite Dessert: Anything chocolate
Favorite Color: Blue or glitter
Favorite University: Butler
Favorite Sports Team: New Orleans Saints
Favorite Sport or Hobby: Football & Fishing
Favorite Author: N/A
Favorite Book: The Bad Seed and/or The Good Egg
Favorite Flower: Carnations

Classroom Wish List

  • Pencils
  • Scissors (right and left handed)
  • Black Expo Dry Erase Markers
  • Crayons

 

Allison White

Room: 26
Birthday: March 4

Favorite Cold Beverage: Cherry Vanilla Coke
Favorite Hot Beverage: Carmel Macchiato
Favorite Candy: Sour Patch Kids and Almond Joy
Favorite Snack Food: Salt and Vinegar Chips
Favorite Restaurants: Chick fil A, Jimmy Johns, and St. Elmos
Favorite Store: Home Goods, TJ Maxx, J.Crew and Target
Favorite Dessert: Ice Cream, strawberry or peanut butter chocolate pie
Favorite Color: Pink
Favorite University: University of Illinois
Favorite Sport or Hobby: Volleyball, walking my dog and reading
Favorite Flower: Peony or Hydrangea

Erin Dugger

Room: 28
Birthday: November 19

Favorite Cold Beverage: Diet Coke
Favorite Hot Beverage: Hot Chocolate
Favorite Candy: Twizzlers
Favorite Snack Food: Popcorn
Favorite Restaurant: Arnie’s
Favorite Store: Target
Favorite Dessert: Brownies
Favorite Color: Green
Favorite University: Indiana University
Favorite Sports Team: Hoosiers
Favorite Sport or Hobby: Football
Favorite Book: I love so many different kinds
Favorite Flower: Daisy

Cheryl Mayse

Room: 27
Birthday: December 9

Favorite Cold Beverage: Diet Coke
Favorite Hot Beverage: Reg. Coffee
Favorite Candy: M&Ms (especially peanut)
Favorite Snack Food: Popcorn
Favorite Restaurant: Olive Garden
Favorite Store: Target
Favorite Dessert: Any!
Favorite Color: Blue
Favorite University: IU
Favorite Sports Team: IU
Favorite Sport or Hobby: Reading, Walking, Gardening (flowers)
Favorite Author: Any!
Favorite Book: Any!
Favorite Flower: Any!

Classroom Wish List

  • Individually wrapped candy
  • small toys for store
  • Ziploc bags (any size)

Second Grade

Kathy French

Room: 17
Birthday: December 6

Favorite Cold Beverage: Diet Coke
Favorite Hot Beverage: Coffee
Favorite Candy: Toffifay
Favorite Snack Food: Pretzels
Favorite Restaurant: Moe’s
Favorite Store: Target
Favorite Dessert: Red velvet cupcakes
Favorite Color: Blue
Favorite University: IU
Favorite Sports Team: Colts
Favorite Sport or Hobby: Exercise, running
Favorite Author: Jodi Picoult
Favorite Flower: Gerbera daisy

Karen Lux

Room: 18
Birthday: April 1

Favorite Cold Beverage: Unsweet Tea, Water, Coffee/ Frap.
Favorite Hot Beverage: Skinny Latte, Macchiato
Favorite Candy: Dark Chocolate
Favorite Snack Food: Cheez-It, Pistachio
Favorite Restaurant: Bonefish, Noodles & Co.
Favorite Store: Target
Favorite Dessert: Cake, Pie
Favorite Color: Yellow/Green
Favorite University: Notre Dame
Favorite Sports Team: Notre Dame, Colts, IU
Favorite Sport or Hobby: Reading, Gardening
Favorite Author: Kristin Hannan
Favorite Book: Fiction/ Mystery
Favorite Flower: Daisy – all flowers

Classroom Wish List

  • Pencils
  • Dry Erase Markers

Paw Khei

Room: 19
Birthday: October 4

Favorite Cold Beverage: Naked juice, Bolthouse Farms Strawberry Banana Smoothie
Favorite Hot Beverage: Matcha tea latte or hot chocolate
Favorite Candy: snicker and Twix
Favorite Snack Food: Almonds
Favorite Restaurant: Thai recipes
Favorite Store: Amazon
Favorite Dessert: Brownies, cheesecake
Favorite Color: Sky blue
Favorite Author: Mo Willams
Favorite Book: Walk to remember
Favorite Flower: any yellow flower

Joi Troyer

Room: 21
Birthday: September 7

Favorite Cold Beverage: half-cut tea, Diet Mt. Dew, Star Blast Bang
Favorite Hot Beverage: Coffee
Favorite Candy: Twix
Favorite Snack Food: Cashew or anything salty
Favorite Restaurant: Jaggers
Favorite Store: Barnes and Noble
Favorite Dessert: Chocolate Chip Cookies
Favorite Color: Blue
Favorite University: Taylor
Favorite Sports Team: IU
Favorite Sport or Hobby: Reading
Favorite Author: Jon Gordon
Favorite Flower: Gerber Daisy

Jo Crouse

Room: 23
Birthday: January 28

Favorite Cold Beverage: Starbucks (iced latte or cold brew)
Favorite Hot Beverage: Starbucks (caramel latte)
Favorite Candy: Haribo gummies, Twix
Favorite Snack Food: White Cheddar Popcorners
Favorite Restaurant: Jockamo’s, Panera, Chick fil a
Favorite Store: Target
Favorite Dessert: All – cupcakes, cookies, ice cream
Favorite Color: Turquoise
Favorite University: Indiana University
Favorite Sports Team: IU Men and Women’s Basketball, Colts
Favorite Sport or Hobby: Basketball, football, reading, working out
Favorite Author: I can’t pick just one…
Favorite Flower: Lily

Third Grade

Chelsea McMurtrey

Room: 8
Birthday: March 21

Favorite Cold Beverage: Green tea
Favorite Hot Beverage: Coffee
Favorite Candy: Chocolate anything
Favorite Snack Food: Chips, veggies
Favorite Restaurant: Subway
Favorite Store: Target or Amazon
Favorite Dessert: Anything
Favorite Color: Pink
Favorite University: IU
Favorite Sports Team: Cardinals (MLB)
Favorite Sport or Hobby: Reading
Favorite Book: “Tuesdays with Morrie”
Favorite Flower: Tulip

Lisa Welker

Room: 9
Birthday: January 5

Favorite Cold Beverage: Coke
Favorite Hot Beverage: Coffee
Favorite Candy: 100 Grand, Reese’s Cups
Favorite Snack Food: Cheddar Chex Mix, Sun Chips
Favorite Restaurant: Panera Bread
Favorite Store: Target
Favorite Dessert: Brownies
Favorite Color: Pink
Favorite University: Butler
Favorite Sport or Hobby:
Favorite Author: Swimming

Trish Ellis

Room: 10
Birthday: July 26

Favorite Cold Beverage: Water
Favorite Hot Beverage: Tea
Favorite Candy: Peanuts
Favorite Snack Food: Fruit
Favorite Restaurant: BJ’s
Favorite Store: Target
Favorite Dessert: Chocolate chip cookie
Favorite Color: Purple
Favorite University: Ohio State University
Favorite Sports Team: Colts
Favorite Sport or Hobby: Movies
Favorite Author: Sandra Brown (me) / Judy Blume (kids)
Favorite Book: Too many
Favorite Flower: Hydrangea

Classroom Wish List

  • Expo markers
  • Band-Aids

Denise Demeter

Room: 12
Birthday: September 27

Favorite Cold Beverage: Water
Favorite Hot Beverage: Coffee/Tea
Favorite Candy: Dark Chocolate
Favorite Snack Food: Trail mix
Favorite Restaurant: Texas Road House
Favorite Store: Target
Favorite Dessert: Cookies
Favorite Color: Pink
Favorite University: IU
Favorite Sports Team: Pacers
Favorite Sport or Hobby: Yoga
Favorite Flower: Any

Rochelle Tedder

Room: 13
Birthday: December 12

Favorite Cold Beverage: Iced tea
Favorite Hot Beverage: Coffee
Favorite Candy: Twix
Favorite Snack Food: Chips and guacamole
Favorite Restaurant: Chick-fil-A
Favorite Store: JCPenney
Favorite Dessert: Anything with chocolate
Favorite Color: Red, purple
Favorite University: Notre Dame
Favorite Sports Team: Indianapolis Colts
Favorite Sport or Hobby: Hockey, gardening, reading
Favorite Author: James Patterson or John Sandford
Favorite Book: “Hatchet” by Gary Paulsen
Favorite Flower: Tulips

Classroom Wish List

  • Recess balls (soccer, playground rubber balls, basketball)

Fourth Grade

Jessica Cox

Room: 14
Birthday: August 4

Favorite Cold Beverage: Iced Coffee
Favorite Hot Beverage: Coffee
Favorite Candy: Skittles
Favorite Snack Food: Cheese-It’s
Favorite Restaurant: McAlister’s
Favorite Store: Target
Favorite Dessert: Brownies
Favorite Color: Purple
Favorite University: IU
Favorite Sports Team: Pacers
Favorite Sport or Hobby: Basketball
Favorite Flower: Tulip

Sophia Kroscher

Room: 15
Birthday: July 17

Favorite Cold Beverage: Smoothies
Favorite Hot Beverage: Tea
Favorite Candy: Sour Patch Kids or anything with caramel
Favorite Snack Food: Cheetos
Favorite Restaurant: Bru burger or Chipotle
Favorite Store: Bath and Body Works or Target
Favorite Dessert: Anything gluten free!!
Favorite Color: Purple
Favorite University: Indiana University
Favorite Sports Team: Cubs
Favorite Sport or Hobby: Taking care of my plants or making art
Favorite Author: Any type of mystery author
Favorite Book: The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane
Favorite Flower: I love house plants!!

Classroom Wish List

  • Plant theme decor
  • Pencils
  • Dry erase markers

Hannah Johnson

Room: 16
Birthday: January 17

Favorite Cold Beverage: Cherry Coke
Favorite Hot Beverage: Vanilla/hazelnut latte
Favorite Candy: Sour Patch Kids
Favorite Snack Food: Cheez-Its
Favorite Restaurant: Olive Garden
Favorite Store: Target
Favorite Dessert: Chocolate anything! (Reese’s)
Favorite Color: Turquoise/teal
Favorite University: Indiana University
Favorite Sports Team: Colts
Favorite Sport or Hobby: Reading
Favorite Author: Jodi Picoult
Favorite Book: “Small Great Things”
Favorite Flower: Daisy

Classroom Wish List

  • Headphones/earbuds
  • Colored pronged folders

Kyle Hanefeld

Room: 44
Birthday: December 19

Favorite Cold Beverage: Lemonade
Favorite Candy: Mike & Ikes
Favorite Snack Food: Pretzels
Favorite Restaurant: Outback
Favorite Store: Walmart
Favorite Dessert: Cheesecake
Favorite Color: Blue
Favorite University: IU
Favorite Sports Team: Colts
Favorite Sport or Hobby: Drums
Favorite Author: Stephen King
Favorite Book: “It”

Kim Couch
Room: 45

Birthday: December 19

Favorite Cold Beverage: Cherry Coke
Favorite Hot Beverage: Starbucks – Chai tea latte
Favorite Candy: Anything chocolate, but I love Kit Kats and Snickers
Favorite Snack Food: Skinny Pop
Favorite Restaurant: Panera Bread
Favorite Store: Target or Meijer
Favorite Dessert: Chocolate chip cookies
Favorite Color: Blue
Favorite University: IU
Favorite Sports Team: Colts
Favorite Sport or Hobby: I love to read, enjoy playing tennis with my boys
Favorite Author: (Adult) Karin Slaughter, (Children’s books) Too many to name!
Favorite Book: “The Cricket in Times Square” or “Sneetches”
Favorite Flower: Daisy

Classroom Wish List

  • Dollar Store headphones/eabuds
  • Pencils
  • White Board Markers

 

Fifth Grade

John Ramsey

Room: 2
Birthday: 

 

Bonnie Caddell

Room: 3
Birthday: April 11

Favorite Cold Beverage: Coke, Pepsi, Sprite
Favorite Hot Beverage: Hot chocolate
Favorite Candy: Peanut M&M’s
Favorite Snack Food: Cheetos
Favorite Restaurant: McAlister’s
Favorite Store: Meijer, Kohl’s
Favorite Dessert: Anything with chocolate
Favorite Color: Green
Favorite University: Purdue
Favorite Sports Team: Chicago Cubs
Favorite Sport or Hobby: Baseball, tennis
Favorite Author: I like a variety
Favorite Book: “Les Misérables”
Favorite Flower: Any

Kelly Barton

Room: 4
Birthday: May 10

Favorite Cold Beverage: Diet Coke
Favorite Hot Beverage: Hot chocolate/tea
Favorite Candy: Twix
Favorite Snack Food: Doritos (Cool Ranch)
Favorite Restaurant: Applebee’s
Favorite Store: Loft
Favorite Dessert: Chocolate chip cookies
Favorite Color: Red
Favorite University: IU
Favorite Sports Team: Hoosiers
Favorite Sport or Hobby: Running, reading
Favorite Author: Mary Higgins Clark
Favorite Book: Any!
Favorite Flower: Any!

Classroom Wish List

  • Colored pencils
  • Twistable crayons

Brittany Curry
Room: 4

Birthday: May 10

Favorite Cold Beverage: Strawberry Lemonade
Favorite Hot Beverage: Coffee
Favorite Candy: Reese’s
Favorite Snack Food: Queso & Chips
Favorite Restaurant: Steak n’ Shake
Favorite Store: TJ Maxx
Favorite Dessert: Chocolate Chip Cookies
Favorite Color: Blue
Favorite University: Indiana University
Favorite Sports Team: Colts
Favorite Sport or Hobby: Hiking
Favorite Author: Lemony Snicket
Favorite Book: The Series of Unfortunate Events
Favorite Flower: Orchid or Sunflower

Classroom Wish List

  • Wipes

Kim Deckard

Room: 6
Birthday: December 20

Favorite Cold Beverage: Water
Favorite Hot Beverage: Coffee
Favorite Candy: Dark chocolate
Favorite Snack Food: Granola
Favorite Restaurant: Anywhere really
Favorite Store: Target
Favorite Dessert: Anything sweet
Favorite Color: Green and purple
Favorite University: IU
Favorite Sports Team: NJ Devils
Favorite Sport or Hobby: Hockey and soccer
Favorite Book: “To Kill a Mockingbird”
Favorite Flower: Tulips

Classroom Wish List

  • Dry erase markers (we always need more!)
  • Games/toys for indoor recess

Master Teachers

Kim Schroeder
Room: 20

Birthday: April 24

Favorite Cold Beverage: Vanilla Sweet Cream Cold Brew
Favorite Hot Beverage: Lavender Latte
Favorite Candy: Dark Chocolate Caramels
Favorite Snack Food: Sea Salt Chips
Favorite Restaurant: Chick-fil-A
Favorite Store: Target
Favorite Dessert: Chocolate Chip Cookies
Favorite Color: Purple
Favorite University: IU

Kara Mason

Room: 20
Birthday: July 18

Favorite Cold Beverage: Diet Coke
Favorite Hot Beverage: Coffee
Favorite Candy: Skittles
Favorite Snack Food: Almonds and Trail mix
Favorite Restaurant: Ale Emporium
Favorite Store: TJ Maxx
Favorite Dessert: Ice Cream
Favorite Color: Purple
Favorite University: Purdue
Favorite Sports Team: Purdue Basketball
Favorite Sport or Hobby: basketball, gardening and house plants
Favorite Flower: Daisy

Special Area Teachers

Aniko Guptill

Room: 29
Birthday: August 17
Subject: Music

Favorite Cold Beverage: Perrier Sparkling Water, S. Pellegrino Sparkling Water, Bai Coconut Water
Favorite Hot Beverage: Mocha Latte, Coffee, Hot Chocolate
Favorite Candy: York Peppermint Patty, Chocolate
Favorite Snack Food: Cheese and crackers (gluten-free)
Favorite Restaurant: Buca, Texas Roadhouse, Taste of China
Favorite Store: Sam’s Club, Costco, Target, Aldi
Favorite Dessert: anything chocolate
Favorite Color: purple/lavender
Favorite Sports Team: Pittsburgh Steelers
Favorite Sport or Hobby: going to concerts, baseball, football
Favorite Author: I like all different literature.
Favorite Book: personal growth, self-help, inspirational, true stories
Favorite Flower: Rose

Classroom Wish List

  • Rainmakers
  • Metallophones (all sizes)
  • New Piano (Clavinova)

Sarah Stumpf

Room: Gym
Birthday: April 11
Subject: Physical Education

Favorite Cold Beverage: Water
Favorite Hot Beverage: Tea
Favorite Candy: Starburst or dark chocolate
Favorite Snack Food: Any
Favorite Restaurant: Any Mexican restaurant
Favorite Store: Any
Favorite Dessert: Ice cream
Favorite Color: Any
Favorite University: ISU or IU
Favorite Sports Team: Colts
Favorite Sport or Hobby: Too hard to pick

Classroom Wish List

  • Newer basketballs
    Favorite Flower: Any/all

Rebecca Rissel

Room: 30
Birthday: September 21
Subject: Art

Favorite Cold Beverage: Cherry Coke Zero
Favorite Hot Beverage: Caramel Macchiato
Favorite Candy: Dove Dark Chocolate with Almonds
Favorite Snack Food: Popcorn
Favorite Restaurant: Fiesta Ranchera or Starbucks
Favorite Store: Target
Favorite Dessert: Anything Chocolate
Favorite Color: Purple
Favorite University: Notre Dame
Favorite Sports Team: Notre Dame Football
Favorite Sport or Hobby: Making beaded Jewelry
Favorite Author: J.K. Rowling
Favorite Book: Harry Potter Series
Favorite Flower: Sunflowers

Classroom Wish List

  • Clorox Wipes
  • Baby Wipes
  • Empty Pringles Cans
  • Old CD’s or DVD’s
  • Extra Large Paper Lunch Bags

Rebecca Rissel

Room: Media Center
Birthday: June 4
Subject: Library

Favorite Cold Beverage: Sweet Tea
Favorite Hot Beverage: Hot Tea
Favorite Candy: Anything Chocolate
Favorite Snack Food: Chips
Favorite Restaurant: any
Favorite Store: any
Favorite Dessert: Anything Chocolate
Favorite Color: Purple
Favorite University: N/A
Favorite Sports Team: Colts
Favorite Sport or Hobby: Football
Favorite Author: N/A
Favorite Book: N/A
Favorite Flower: Any

Krista Day

Room: LGI
Birthday: April 29
Subject: Project Lead The Way (PLTW)

Favorite Cold Beverage: Sprite
Favorite Hot Beverage: Hot Chocolate
Favorite Candy: dark chocolate, Twix and Sour Patch Kids
Favorite Snack Food: Toasty Cheeze its, dark chocolate covered pretzels, skinny pop popcorn
Favorite Restaurant: Mexican restaurants and pizza
Favorite Store: Target, Kohl’s and Amazon
Favorite Dessert: Ice Cream and Cookies
Favorite Color: Any bright color
Favorite University: IU
Favorite Sports Team: IU and Colts
Favorite Sport or Hobby: Hobbies- reading, crafts, traveling
Favorite Author: Jodi Piccoult
Favorite Book: Follow the River
Favorite Flower: Gerber Daisy

Special Education

Cheri Puderbaugh

Room: 11
Birthday: January 27

Favorite Cold Beverage: Unsweetened tea
Favorite Hot Beverage: Tea
Favorite Candy: Snickers
Favorite Snack Food: Almonds
Favorite Restaurant: Moe’s
Favorite Store: T.J. Maxx
Favorite Dessert: All!
Favorite Color: Yellow
Favorite University: Ball State University
Favorite Sports Team: Cincinnati Reds
Favorite Sport or Hobby: Reading
Favorite Author: Max Lucado
Favorite Book: “The Last Lecture”
Favorite Flower: Lilacs

Classroom Wish List

  • Clorox Wipes
  • Dry Erase Markers

Lynzi Hanni

Room: 22
Birthday: May 22

Favorite Cold Beverage: Diet Coke, iced coffee
Favorite Hot Beverage: coffee or lattes
Favorite Candy: Reese’s Cup
Favorite Snack Food: pretzels, chips & salsa
Favorite Restaurant: Siam Square (Thai) or Los Patios (Mexican)
Favorite Store: Target, Silver in the City
Favorite Dessert: ice cream or cookies
Favorite Color: purple and blue
Favorite University: IU
Favorite Sports Team: IU Basketball
Favorite Sport or Hobby: running, biking, going to concerts
Favorite Author: Bob Goff
Favorite Book: Harry Potter Series
Favorite Flower: Lilies

Classroom Wish List

  • Flair Pens
  • Dry Erase Markers
  • Pencil Boxes

Lacey Davis

Room: 11
Birthday: December 27

Favorite Cold Beverage: Pepsi
Favorite Hot Beverage: Hot Chocolate
Favorite Candy: Oreo Hershey bar
Favorite Snack Food: Cheese-its
Favorite Restaurant: Chick-fil-A
Favorite Dessert: cookies
Favorite Color: red
Favorite University: UIndy
Favorite Sports Team: Colts
Favorite Sport or Hobby: going to church
Favorite Flower: rose

Heidi Pope

Room: 22
Birthday: March 24

Favorite Cold Beverage: Dr. Pepper
Favorite Hot Beverage: Hot chocolate
Favorite Candy: Snickers and Peanut M&Ms
Favorite Snack Food: Popcorn and Cheetos
Favorite Restaurant: Chedder’s
Favorite Store: Michael’s and Hobby Lobby
Favorite Dessert:
Favorite Color: Fuchsia Pink
Favorite Sports Team: Cubs
Favorite Sport or Hobby: Crafts
Favorite Flower: Rose

Keida Bechtel

Room: 11
Birthday: January 16

Favorite Cold Beverage: Sweet Tea
Favorite Hot Beverage: Coffee – black
Favorite Candy: Chocolate
Favorite Snack Food: Chocolate-covered peanuts or Peanut M&M’s
Favorite Restaurant: McAlister’s Deli
Favorite Store: TJ Max and Amazon
Favorite Dessert: All
Favorite Color: Green
Favorite University: IU
Favorite Sports Team: IU and Indianapolis Indians
Favorite Sport or Hobby: Reading and working in my flower garden
Favorite Flower: All

Interventionists

Nina Eads

Room: 4
Birthday: February 12

Favorite Cold Beverage: Iced tea
Favorite Hot Beverage: Decaf vanilla cappuccino
Favorite Candy: Twizzlers
Favorite Snack Food: Popcorn
Favorite Restaurant: McAlister’s
Favorite Store: Kohl’s
Favorite Dessert: Strawberry pie
Favorite Color: Purple
Favorite University: Indiana
Favorite Sports Team: Cincinnati Reds
Favorite Sport or Hobby: DIY projects
Favorite Author: Max Lucado
Favorite Book: “The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry”
Favorite Flower: Dahlia

Julie Combs

Birthday: November 26

Favorite Cold Beverage: McDonald’s Coke
Favorite Hot Beverage:
Favorite Candy: Peanut M&M’s
Favorite Snack Food: Goldfish
Favorite Restaurant: Panera
Favorite Store: Target
Favorite Dessert: Cheesecake
Favorite Color: Purple
Favorite University: UIndy
Favorite Sport or Hobby: Reading & Crafts
Favorite Author: Jodi Picoult
Favorite Book: Nineteen Minutes
Favorite Flower: Hydrangea & Lily

Sherrill Hofer

Room: 7
Birthday:
December 21

Favorite Cold Beverage: McAlister’s Unsweet Iced Tea (no ice)
Favorite Hot Beverage: Earl Grey Tea
Favorite Snack Food: Trail Mix or Gala Apples
Favorite Restaurant: Bonefish Grill or Thai Spice
Favorite Store: Half-Price Books
Favorite Color: Apple Green
Favorite University: DePaul – Chicago
Favorite Sports Team: Bears and Cubs
Favorite Sport or Hobby: running, hiking, walking and gymnastics
Favorite Flower: Lilac

Special Services

Amanda Craig

Room: Office
Birthday: August 2
Position: Social Worker

Favorite Cold Beverage: Coconut Bai
Favorite Hot Beverage: Coffee
Favorite Candy: Sour Patch Kids or Jelly Beans
Favorite Snack Food: Crunchy snacks
Favorite Restaurant: Starbucks or Panera
Favorite Store: Goodwill, Michaels and Meijer
Favorite Dessert: Brownies
Favorite Color: Purple
Favorite University: Indiana Wesleyan
Favorite Sports Team: Colts and Indianapolis Indians
Favorite Sport or Hobby: Football, gardening and crochet
Favorite Flower: all except roses

Brenda Walde

Room: 38
Birthday: June 22
Position: School Psychologist

Favorite Cold Beverage: Diet Coke
Favorite Hot Beverage: Green Tea
Favorite Candy: 3 Musketeers
Favorite Snack Food: Chocolate chip cookies
Favorite Restaurant: Chili’s
Favorite Store: Home Goods and Marshalls
Favorite Dessert: Ice cream
Favorite Color: Pink
Favorite Sport or Hobby: spending time with my grandchildren
Favorite Flower: Daisies

Cheryl Cutsinger

Room: 36
Birthday: August 9
Position: Speech Therapist

Favorite Cold Beverage: Diet Coke
Favorite Hot Beverage: Coffee
Favorite Candy: Peanut M&M’s
Favorite Restaurant: Chick-fil-A
Favorite Store: Amazon
Favorite Dessert: Cookies (any kind)
Favorite Color: Green
Favorite University: Ohio University
Favorite Sport: Women’s Lacrosse and swimming
Favorite Sport or Hobby: Sewing, crafting and swimming

Kira Lentz

Room: 1
Birthday: March 18
Position: EL

Favorite Cold Beverage: Unsweetened Tea
Favorite Hot Beverage: Hazelnut Coffee
Favorite Candy: Snickers and Hersey with Almonds
Favorite Snack Food: Doritos
Favorite Restaurant: Qdoba
Favorite Store: Target
Favorite Dessert: Brownies
Favorite Color: Line Green
Favorite University: Purdue
Favorite Sports Team: Colts and Atlanta Braves
Favorite Sport or Hobby: Soccer
Favorite Author: James Patterson
Favorite Book: Any animal book
Favorite Flower: Lily

Joanna Adcock

Room: 7
Birthday: March 16
Position: EL

Favorite Cold Beverage: Coke
Favorite Hot Beverage: Hot chocolate
Favorite Candy: Peanut Butter Snickers
Favorite Snack Food: Chips
Favorite Restaurant: P.F. Chang’s, Chick-fil-A
Favorite Store: Kohl’s
Favorite Dessert: Brownies
Favorite Color: Pink
Favorite University: LSU
Favorite Sports Team: LSU Tigers
Favorite Sport or Hobby: Basketball
Favorite Author: Jen Hatmaker
Favorite Book: “One Thousand Gifts”
Favorite Flower: Daisy

Ayla Nash

Room: 1
Birthday: January 15
Position: EL Facilitator

Favorite Cold Beverage: Dr. Pepper or apple juice
Favorite Hot Beverage: Vanilla Latte (strong
Favorite Candy: Sour Patch Kids
Favorite Snack Food: French Fries, Cheddar Sun Chips and pickles
Favorite Restaurant: Panera or Sushi
Favorite Store: Target and TJ Maxx
Favorite Dessert: McDonald’s Hot fudge sundae or brownies
Favorite Color: Green
Favorite University: Marian University
Favorite Sports Team: University of Michigan
Favorite Sport or Hobby: Baseball, DIY arts and crafts
Favorite Flower: Lilies

Ayla Nash

Birthday: April 27
Position: Behavioral Specialist

Favorite Cold Beverage: Coke
Favorite Hot Beverage: Hot Chocolate
Favorite Candy: Turtles
Favorite Snack Food: Chips
Favorite Restaurant: Fridays
Favorite Store: Target
Favorite University: University of Tennessee
Favorite Sports Team: UConn Women’s Basketball
Favorite Sport or Hobby: Track and Field

Miranda Mellendorf

Birthday: July 24
Room: 37
Position: SEL Specialist

Favorite Cold Beverage: Diet Ginger Ale
Favorite Hot Beverage: Cappuccino
Favorite Candy: Snickers, Twix or Reese’s
Favorite Snack Food: Flamin’ Hot Cheetos
Favorite Restaurant: Olive Garden
Favorite Store: Marshall’s
Favorite Dessert: Brownie
Favorite Color: Teal
Favorite University: Ohio State
Favorite Sport or Hobby: Painting and Crafting
Favorite Flower: Sunflower

Brenn Lanham

Birthday: December 13
Room: 35
Position: Skills Development Specialist

Favorite Cold Beverage: Sprite/Cold Brew
Favorite Hot Beverage: Vanilla Latte
Favorite Candy: Reeses Cups
Favorite Snack Food: Voodoo Chips
Favorite Restaurant: The Livery
Favorite Store: Free People
Favorite Dessert: Coffee Ice Cream
Favorite Color: Green
Favorite University: Indiana University (Go Hoosiers!)
Favorite Sports Team: Arsenal Men’s Football Club
Favorite Sport or Hobby: Hiking/Climbing
Favorite Author: Colleen Hoover
Favorite Book: Verity
Favorite Flower: Lavender

Office Staff

Dave Rohl

Room: Office
Birthday: July 21
Position: Principal

Favorite Cold Beverage: Tea
Favorite Hot Beverage: Coffee
Favorite Candy: Payday Bar
Favorite Snack Food: Anything Salty & Sweet
Favorite Restaurant: McAlisters
Favorite Dessert: Strawberry Shortcake
Favorite Color: Red
Favorite University: IU
Favorite Ports Team: Colts
Favorite Sport or Hobby: Golf & Watching Sports

Lindsay Smith

Room: Office
Birthday: November 14
Position: Assistant Principal

Favorite Cold Beverage: McDonald’s Diet Coke or Starbucks Iced Shaken Espresso
Favorite Hot Beverage: Starbucks White Chocolate Mocha
Favorite Candy: Reese’s or Hershey’s
Favorite Snack Food: Cheeze-its or Goldfish
Favorite Restaurant: Vito’s, Qdoba, Chick-fil-A
Favorite Store: Target or Amazon
Favorite Dessert: Brownies, Cheesecake, Cake…really any dessert!
Favorite Color: Black
Favorite University: IU
Favorite Sports Team: Colts, Pacers and IU
Favorite Sport or Hobby: Planning (Erin Condren)
Favorite Author: Kristen Ashley
Favorite Book: Any Kristen Ashley book or Mo Willems
Favorite Flower: Lily or Gerber Daisy

Julie Glasser

Room: Office
Birthday: March 24
Position: Secretary

Favorite Cold Beverage: peach sweet tea
Favorite Hot Beverage: Chai tea – Vanilla
Favorite Candy: Almond Snickers
Favorite Snack Food: Little Debbie Nutty Bars
Favorite Restaurant: Vito Provolone
Favorite Store: Meijer
Favorite Dessert: Cheesecake
Favorite Color: Green
Favorite University: IU
Favorite Sports Team: Colts
Favorite Sport or Hobby: Painting and Puzzles
Favorite Flower: All

Bonnie Christenberry

Room: Office
Birthday: November 1
Position: Treasurer

Favorite Cold Beverage: Red Bull
Favorite Hot Beverage: Coffee
Favorite Candy: Xtra gum (green)
Favorite Snack Food: Pistachio
Favorite Restaurant: Ale Emporium
Favorite Store: Target
Favorite Dessert: Cheesecake (Kira Lentz)
Favorite Color: Teal
Favorite University: IU
Favorite Sports Team: Indianapolis Colts
Favorite Sport or Hobby: Hiking and Foraging
Favorite Flower: Peace Lily
Favorite Author: Benjamin L. Christenberry

Erin Keller

Room: Office
Birthday: March 4
Position: Nurse

Favorite Cold Beverage: Iced tea
Favorite Hot Beverage: Coffee
Favorite Candy: Chocolate
Favorite Snack Food: Chips/salsa
Favorite Restaurant: Panera Bread
Favorite Store: Target
Favorite Dessert: Ice cream
Favorite Color: Pink
Favorite University: IU, Notre Dame
Favorite Sports Team: Colts
Favorite Sport or Hobby: Traveling
Favorite Flower: All

Classroom Wish List

  • We can always use underwear for the clinic

Custodial Staff

Wendi Keevers

Birthday: March 1
Position: Head Custodian

Favorite Cold Beverage: Mt. Dew
Favorite Hot Beverage: Hot chocolate
Favorite Candy: purple bag of Skittles
Favorite Snack Food: Lays and French onion dip
Favorite Restaurant: Bubba’s 31 & Texas Roadhouse
Favorite Store: Kirkland’s & Sam’s Club
Favorite Dessert: Buckeyes
Favorite Color: Blue
Favorite University: Uindy & Purdue
Favorite Sports Team: Seahawks & Colts
Favorite Sport or Hobby: Bowling
Favorite Author: J.K. Rowling
Favorite Book: All Harry Potter
Favorite Flower: Hydrangea

Marty Berber

Birthday: February 7
Position: Night Custodian

Favorite Cold Beverage: Coke
Favorite Hot Beverage: Coffee
Favorite Candy: Reese’s Cups
Favorite Snack Food: Potato Chips
Favorite Restaurant: Texas Roadhouse
Favorite Store: Meijer
Favorite Dessert: Cheesecake
Favorite Color: Blue
Favorite University: IU
Favorite Sports Team: Cincinnati Reds
Favorite Sport or Hobby: Baseball and Golf
Favorite Flower: Roses

Cafeteria Staff

Glenda Hawthorne

Birthday: December 7
Position: Child Nutrition Manager

Favorite Cold Beverage: Pomegranate Vitamin Water
Favorite Candy: M&M (all flavors)
Favorite Snack Food: Cheese and Crackers
Favorite Restaurant: Cheddar’s
Favorite Store: Walmart
Favorite Dessert: Apple Pie
Favorite Color: Blue
Favorite Flower: Yellow Rose

Cheryl Breheim

Birthday: June 1
Position: Child Nutrition

Favorite Cold Beverage: Diet 7up
Favorite Hot Beverage: Hot Chocolate
Favorite Candy: Snickers
Favorite Snack Food: Popcorn
Favorite Restaurant: Mexican
Favorite Store: Goodwill
Favorite Dessert: Chocolate lava cake
Favorite Color: Royal Purple
Favorite University: IUPUI
Favorite Sport or Hobby: making pottery, reading, crocheting, card making
Favorite Flower: Rose

Lynn Ramsey

Birthday: January 23
Position: Child Nutrition

Favorite Cold Beverage: Diet Dr. Pepper
Favorite Hot Beverage: Coffee
Favorite Candy: 3 Musketeers
Favorite Snack Food: Combos
Favorite Restaurant: Fiesta Ranchera
Favorite Store: Hobby Lobby
Favorite Dessert: Cake
Favorite Color: Pink
Favorite University: Tennessee State University
Favorite Sports Team: Denver Broncos
Favorite Sport or Hobby: Football and Crafting
Favorite Flower: Roses