Faculty Favorites: Specials

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Faculty Birthdays



Albert, Ryan

Grade/Subject or Position: Band

Birthday (mm/dd): July 15th

T-Shirt Size: Medium

Favorite Candy: Chocolate

Favorite Restaurant: Chipotle

Favorite Drink: Sonic/Starbucks Starbucks coffee

Favorite Color: Red, blue

Favorite Stores: Target, Khols

Favorite Sports/Teams: Dallas teams

Things you collect/Hobbies: Music

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Altman, Melanie

Grade/Subject or Position: Choir
Birthday: March 3rd
T-Shirt Size: Adult Medium
Favorite Candy: Baby Ruth Bars
Favorite Restaurants: Cheesecake Factory
Favorite Drink: Dr Pepper/Caramel Frappucino
Favorite Flower: Peonies or Roses
Favorite Snacks and Desserts: Anything salty and sweet
Favorite Color: Pink
Favorite Candle Scent: Cinnamon or "fresh"
Favorite Stores: Target, Walmart, DSW, Petsmart, Hobby Lobby
Gift Card Ideas: Any of above?, Tieks, Starbucks, Kroger
Favorite Sports/Teams: NOLA Saints, Wash Redskins, Baltimore Ravens
Things you collect/Hobbies: Plastic lidded cups/Traveling
Lunch suggestions: Taco Bell, McAlister's, R Taco, Mogio's, Country B
Is there anything else you would like us to know about you? I love monogrammed things! (My initials are MAA.)

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Anetopoulos, Nadia

Grade/Subject or Position: 7th and 8th Art teacher
Birthday (mm/dd): 12/08
T-Shirt Size: M
Favorite Candy: peanut m&m's
Favorite Restaurant: Any Greek Restaurant
Favorite Drink at Sonic: oreo milkshake
Favorite Drink at Starbucks: mocha frappuchino (one pump of syrup)
Favorite Flower: roses
Favorite Snacks and Desserts: any fruit
Favorite Color: white
Favorite Candle Scent: spruce and linnen
Favorite Stores: Ulta, Target, starbucks
Gift Card Ideas: Any from the stores mentioned above.
Favorite Sports/Teams: Bucks
Things you collect/Hobbies: rare coins
Lunch suggestions: any salad
Classroom Wishlist: prismacolor pencils and metalic pencils

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Borja, Francisco

Grade/Subject or Position: Orchestra
Birthday (mm/dd): 04/30
T-Shirt Size: M
Favorite Candy: Lindt
Favorite Restaurant: Chik fil a, Whataburger
Favorite Drink at Sonic: Cookie dough shake
Favorite Drink at Starbucks: Chai
Favorite Flower: Bluebonnet
Favorite Snacks and Desserts: Baked Lays
Favorite Color: Blue
Favorite Candle Scent: Any
Favorite Stores: Banana republic, Express

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Chappell, Nicki

Grade/Subject or Position: Band
Birthday: November 22nd
T-Shirt Size: L
Favorite Candy: Dark chocolate
Favorite Restaurant: Chipotle, Gloria's, Seasons 52
Favorite Drink at Sonic: vanilla coke
Favorite Drink at Starbucks: Iced Caramel Macchiato
Favorite Flower: Lillies
Favorite Snacks and Desserts: Dark chocolate covered almonds, Thin Mints
Favorite Color: Pink, turquoise
Favorite Candle Scent: Honeysuckle, Cranberry Woods (bath and body), Focus (bath and body)
Favorite Stores: Loft, Amazon, Bath and Body Works, Pier1
Gift Card Ideas: Starbucks, Chipotle, Amazon
Things you collect/Hobbies: Music decorations, Harry Potter stuff,
Lunch suggestions: Chipotle, Canes, Chick-fil-A

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Evans, Amber

Grade/Subject or Position: Choir 6th, 7th, & 8th
Birthday (mm/dd): 02/01
T-Shirt Size: M
Favorite Drink at Sonic: Diet Cherry Slushie
Favorite Drink at Starbucks: Grande Starbucks Double-Shot with Sugar-Free Vanilla
Favorite Flower: Roses, Daisies, not picky
Favorite Snacks and Desserts: Cookie Dough
Favorite Color: Pink, Green
Favorite Candle Scent: Pumpkin Spice
Favorite Stores: Walmart, Kohls, Aldi
Gift Card Ideas: Walmart, Amazon
Things you collect/Hobbies: Cooking, Crochet, Cross-stitch
Lunch suggestions: Sticky Rice, Country Burger, Rusty Taco

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Feil, Colleen

Grade/Subject or Position: 7th-8th grade AVAC & Gateway to Technology
Birthday (mm/dd): 10/07
T-Shirt Size: XL
Favorite Candy: Kit-Kat
Favorite Restaurant: Macaroni Grill
Favorite Drink at Sonic: Diet Cherry Lime-ade
Favorite Drink at Starbucks: Decaf White Chocolate Mocha
Favorite Flower: Hyacinth
Favorite Snacks and Desserts: Chocolate Nothing Bundt Cake
Favorite Color: Red or Pink
Favorite Candle Scent: Vanilla or Rose
Favorite Stores: Dillards, Target, Walmart
Gift Card Ideas: Starbucks, Restaurants, Target
Favorite Sports/Teams: Dallas Cowboys, Allen Americans
Things you collect/Hobbies: Reading
Lunch suggestions: Cane's, Chic Fil-A
Classroom Wishlist: Flair tip pens
Is there anything else you would like us to know about you? It is an honor to teach your child!

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Henson, Brian

Grade/Subject or Position: Orchestra
Birthday (mm/dd): 10/20
T-Shirt Size: XL
Favorite Candy: chocolate
Favorite Restaurant: chik fil a
Favorite Drink at Sonic: frozen cherry limeade
Favorite Drink at Starbucks: ice tea
Favorite Snacks and Desserts: granola
Favorite Color: blue
Favorite Candle Scent: lavender
Favorite Stores: lowes
Gift Card Ideas: food
Favorite Sports/Teams: cowboys
Things you collect/Hobbies: music/sports
Lunch suggestions: hamburger
Is there anything else you would like us to know about you? it is all about community

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Hooten, Beau

Grade/Subject or Position: Health/Athletics
Birthday (mm/dd): 02/10
T-Shirt Size: L
Favorite Candy: Peanut M&M's
Favorite Restaurant: Pie Five
Favorite Drink at Sonic: Cherry Diet Dr. Pepper
Favorite Drink at Starbucks: Iced coffee with milk
Favorite Snacks and Desserts: Cashews/Almonds
Favorite Color: Blue
Favorite Stores: Academy, Lowes
Gift Card Ideas: Academy, Lowes
Favorite Sports/Teams: Dallas Stars, FC Dallas, Manchester United
Lunch suggestions: Pie Five, Chic-fil-A, R Taco
Classroom Wishlist: pens, highlighters, post-its, sharpies

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Jones, Jimmie

Grade/Subject or Position: Paraprofessional
Birthday: April 19th
T-Shirt Size: M
Favorite Candy: Skittles
Favorite Restaurant: Chick-fil-A
Favorite Drink at Sonic: Cherry limeade
Favorite Snacks and Desserts: Strawberry cheesecake
Favorite Color: Red
Favorite Stores: Nike
Gift Card Ideas: Walmart, Target
Favorite Sports/Teams: Philadelphia Eagles
Things you collect/Hobbies: Basketball
Lunch suggestions: Chick-fil-a

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Lagos, Alex

Grade/Subject or Position: Spanish 8th
Birthday (mm/dd): January 20th
T-Shirt Size: L
Favorite Candy: None
Favorite Restaurant: Cheese Cake Factory
Favorite Drink at Sonic: Coke Zero
Favorite Drink at Starbucks: None
Favorite Flower: None
Favorite Snacks and Desserts: Corn Chips? Cheese Cake (any flavor)
Favorite Color: Navy Blue
Favorite Candle Scent: None
Favorite Stores: Banana Republic, Target
Gift Card Ideas: Target
Favorite Sports/Teams: FC Liverpool, Dallas Cowboys, Dallas Rangers
Lunch suggestions: Mexican Food
Classroom Wishlist: High Sitting Stool
Is there anything else you would like us to know about you?: I love classical music

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Lewis, Cristy

Grade/Subject or Position: 7th TX History & Yearbook
Birthday (mm/dd): 11/04
T-Shirt Size: M
Favorite Candy: Kit Kat/Reese's/Sour Patch Watermelon 
Favorite Restaurant: Chick-Fil-A, Whataburger
Favorite Drink at Sonic: Coke Zero with Cherry
Favorite Drink at Starbucks: Iced Skinny Vanilla Latte
Favorite Flower: Any!
Favorite Snacks and Desserts: Popcorn, brownies, hot cheetos
Favorite Color: Pink
Favorite Candle Scent: Citrus, anything fresh smelling! 
Favorite Stores: Target
Gift Card Ideas: Target, food, Michael's, Hobby Lobby
Favorite Sports/Teams: Dallas Cowboys/OSU Cowboys
Things you collect/Hobbies: Reading, cooking
Lunch suggestions: Soups, sandwiches, tacos, salad bar 
Classroom Wishlist: Pencils, sharpies, post-it notes

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Lozano, David

Grade/Subject or Position: 7 Grade Spanish Teacher

Birthday (mm/dd): March 23rd

T-Shirt Size: L

Favorite Candy: chocolate

Favorite Restaurant: Raising Canes

Favorite Drink at Sonic: Any

Favorite Drink at Starbucks: Any

Favorite Flower: Roses

Favorite Snacks and Desserts: Cakes

Favorite Color: Blue

Favorite Candle Scent: Any

Favorite Stores: Any

Gift Card Ideas: Any

Favorite Sports/Teams: Cowboys

Things you collect/Hobbies: Movies

Lunch suggestions: Any

Classroom Wishlist: Any

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Metzger, Julia

Grade/Subject or Position: 6th Grade Math and 7th grade Volleyball and Track Coach
Birthday: 27-Nov
T-Shirt Size: Large
Favorite Candy: Sour Gummy Worms
Favorite Restaurant: Chuy's, Chick-Fil-A, Rudy's
Favorite Drink at Sonic: Strawberry Limeade
Favorite Drink at Starbucks: Chai Tea Latte
Favorite Flower: Sunflower
Favorite Snacks and Desserts: Cheetos, Brownies, Popcorn, Chips and Salsa
Favorite Color: Yellow
Favorite Candle Scent: Lavender
Favorite Stores: Target, Hobby Lobby, Whole Foods
Favorite Sports/Teams: Dallas Cowboys, Texas A&M

Pearson, Penny

Grade/Subject or Position: Librarian
Birthday (mm/dd): June 20th
T-Shirt Size: XXL
Favorite Candy: Baby Ruth, white chocolate
Favorite Restaurant: Any Mexican Restaurant
Favorite Drink at Sonic: Iced Tea or Sprite
Favorite Drink at Starbucks: White Chocolate Mocha Frap
Favorite Flower: Wildflowers
Favorite Snacks and Desserts: Any
Favorite Color: Blue
Favorite Candle Scent: Any
Favorite Stores: Macy's, Kohl's, JC Penney
Gift Card Ideas: Any- Barnes & Noble, Half Price Books
Favorite Sports/Teams: Cowboys, Mavs, Rangers, Arkansas Razorbacks
Things you collect/Hobbies: Reading
Lunch suggestions: Subway, Whataburger, Chick-fil-A
Classroom Wishlist: Books

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Norris, Candace

Grade/Subject or Position: 7th/8th grade theater/speech
Birthday (mm/dd): 06/11
T-Shirt Size: L
Favorite Candy: Everlasting Gobstoppers
Favorite Restaurant: Chick Fil A
Favorite Drink at Sonic: Sweet Tea
Favorite Drink at Starbucks: Jade Citrus Mint Green Tea, Skinny Vanilla Latte
Favorite Snacks and Desserts: Nothing Bundt Cakes, Sunflower Seeds
Favorite Color: Blue
Favorite Candle Scent: Fresh Linen
Favorite Stores: Hobby Lobby, Dillards, Target
Gift Card Ideas: Target, Chick Fil A, Movies
Favorite Sports/Teams: Texas Rangers
Lunch suggestions: Chick Fil A
Classroom Wishlist: Power Drills, Sharpies, Markers, Sewing Supplies

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Reed, Deanna

Grade/Subject or Position: PE, volleyball, basketball, track

Birthday (mm/dd): September 20th

T-Shirt Size: XL

Favorite Candy: Reeses Shapes, pumpkins, trees, eggs

Favorite Restaurant: Salata

Favorite Drink at Sonic: Iced green tea

Favorite Drink at Starbucks: vanilla iced coffee

Favorite Snacks and Desserts: puppy chow

Favorite Color: purple

Favorite Candle Scent: leaves

Favorite Stores: nike/ target

Gift Card Ideas: nike, amazon, starbucks, bath and body works

Favorite Sports/Teams: minnesota vikings

Things you collect/Hobbies: magnets

Lunch suggestions: Chick-fil-A

Classroom Wishlist: hair ties for the girls

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Seibert, Nick

Grade/Subject or Position: 6-8 Band
Birthday (mm/dd): 01/13
T-Shirt Size: L
Favorite Candy: Peanut M&Ms or Snickers
Favorite Restaurant: Chilis
Favorite Drink at Sonic: Ocean Water
Favorite Drink at Starbucks: Black Coffee
Favorite Snacks and Desserts: rice krispie treats, La Croix, Little Debbie Birthday Cakes
Favorite Color: Purple
Favorite Stores: Amazon, Walmart
Gift Card Ideas: Amazon, Walmart
Favorite Sports/Teams: Green Bay Packers
Lunch suggestions: Hamburgers
Is there anything else you would like us to know about you? I absolutely love being a part of this community.
Social Media: https://www.facebook.com/groups/mmsband1920/ and 

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Slaton, Bo

Grade/Subject or Position: 6th-8th PE/Partners PE
Birthday (mm/dd): 09/09
T-Shirt Size: L
Favorite Candy: Reese's
Favorite Restaurant: Jason's Deli
Favorite Drink at Sonic: Dr. Pepper
Favorite Drink at Starbucks: White Chocolate Moca
Favorite Snacks and Desserts: Double Stuffed Oreos
Favorite Color: Navy
Favorite Candle Scent: Leather or seasonal
Favorite Stores: Nike, Dick's Sporting Goods, Local Yocal
Gift Card Ideas: Starbucks, Jason's Deli, Dick's Sporting Goods, Pie 5, Shake Shack, Schlotzsky's
Favorite Sports/Teams: Dallas Cowboys, Texas Rangers, Stephen F. Austin Lumberjacks
Things you collect/Hobbies: Bobbleheads
Lunch suggestions: Jason's Deli, Schlotzsky's, Pie 5, Jersey Mikes
Social media: @CoachSlatonMMS

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Snow, Matthew

Grade/Subject or Position: Athletics, Math 8, H Algebra 1
Birthday (mm/dd): 02/21
T-Shirt Size: XL
Favorite Candy: Reese's
Favorite Restaurant: Wingstop
Favorite Drink at Sonic: Ocean Water
Favorite Drink at Starbucks: Iced Vanilla Latte
Favorite Snacks and Desserts: Cheez-Its, Cheesecake
Favorite Color: Blue
Favorite Candle Scent: White tea and Sage
Favorite Stores: Dick's
Gift Card Ideas: Starbucks, Chick-fil-a
Favorite Sports/Teams: Texas Longhorns, Dallas Cowboys
Lunch suggestions: Whataburger

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Starr, Marshall

Grade/Subject or Position: 8th Science, Football, Track
Birthday (mm/dd): 04/17
T-Shirt Size: M
Favorite Candy: Air Heads Extremes
Favorite Restaurant: Anything Italian
Favorite Drink at Sonic: Cherry Vanilla Dr. Pepper
Favorite Drink at Starbucks: Black Coffee
Favorite Flower: Iris
Favorite Snacks and Desserts: Chocolate Chip Cookies
Favorite Color: Blue
Favorite Candle Scent: Black Cherry
Favorite Stores: Best Buy, Walmart
Gift Card Ideas: Dominos
Favorite Sports/Teams: Tennessee Titans, Denver Nuggets
Things you collect/Hobbies: Movies, Sports
Lunch suggestions: Pizza
Classroom Wishlist: Wall Decor

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Vaught, Deneen

Grade/Subject or Position: 6/7/8 PE and Girls' Athletics
Birthday: February 22nd
T-Shirt Size: L
Favorite Candy: Twix and Godiva
Favorite Restaurant: Mi Cocina and Chick Fil A
Favorite Drink at Starbucks: Bonde Vanilla Latte (hot or cold)
Favorite Flower: Peony
Favorite Snacks and Desserts: Cheesecake
Favorite Color: Purple
Favorite Candle Scent: Any fruit scent
Favorite Stores: Target, Home Goods
Gift Card Ideas: Target
Favorite Sports/Teams: Lakers
Lunch suggestions: Pie Five

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Woodyard, Mark 

Grade/Subject or Position: 6-8/Athletics/PE/Health
Birthday: January 24th
T-Shirt Size: XL
Favorite Candy: Twix, Peanut M&M's, Snickers
Favorite Restaurant: Texas Roadhouse
Favorite Drink at Sonic: Cherry Limeade
Favorite Drink at Starbucks: Passionfruit Tea
Favorite Snacks and Desserts: Homemade cookies
Favorite Color: Red/Black
Favorite Candle Scent: Vanilla, cinnamon
Favorite Stores: Nike, Academy, Lowes
Gift Card Ideas: Favorite Restaurant or store
Favorite Sports/Teams: Longhorns, Cowboys, Rangers, Stars, Mavericks
Things you collect/Hobbies: Sports memorabilia
Lunch suggestions: Whataburger, Pie 5, Chick-fil-A
Classroom Wishlist: Picture frames for Team Pictures
Is there anything else you would like us to know about you?: I am a huge sports fan. Bobbleheads, sports memorabilia

Lunch suggestions: Chick-fil-a

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