MHS Teacher Spotlights

Name: Rama Lavender

AKA:  Ramie, Mimi


When I am not at school, you will probably find me:  at home on the recliner or looking up genealogy stuff.

I would have the best chance of winning on (game show or reality show):  Wheel of Fortune

I would have the worst chance of winning on (game show or reality show):  The Bachelor!!!

Most annoying student habit:  using email before they get their lesson finished.

If you looked in my CD player, you would find:  The Eagles Greatest Hits

Best place I've ever vacationed:  The Azores, Portugal

If I hadn't chosen the teaching profession, my second choice would have been:  Travel Agent

Favorite childhood toy:  "Moo" my stuffed monkey.  I still have him.  He is sitting on my refrigerator.

When I was growing up, my favorite celebrity "hottie" was:  Peter Noone of Herman's Hermits

In high school, I was involved in:  Honor Society, Yearbook, Newspaper, FHA (Future Homemaker's of America!!!)

If I had to live on a deserted island with 2 staff members, I would invite  Mr. Strickland

and Mr. Havens

because Mr. Strickland would catch fish and build a shelter, and Mr. Havens, "The Professor," would be able to make a radio from a coconut.

First concert I attended:  It was a three-day outdoor event in 1972 in Athens, Ohio with The Eagles, Dr. Hook & the Medicine Show, Joe Walsh, Blood Sweat & Tears, Billy Preston, and Bruce Springsteen.

Best home-cooked meal:  Chicken & Noodles with mashed potatoes

School subject you would HATE to teach:  M A T H

People would be surprised to know that I  am a pretty good handyman--I can do a little electrical, plumbing, and carpentry work.

I can play (musical instrument/s):  the piano poorly

I wish they would make new episodes of:  Unsolved Mysteries

Best junk food:  Guacamole and chips

When I was growing up, I usually got in trouble because:  according to my mother, I had a "smart mouth!"

Brush with fame--ever met any famous people?  Charlie Daniels, Clint Eastwood, & Bruce Springsteen.