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.