Amirah R.

Teacher

Who is someone you admire, and why?
My dad for being able to raise four kids on his own and we turned out pretty alright!

Three of your biggest pet peeves?
When things are not organized, when people don’t say “hi” back to my son at the grocery store, and when people blow their nose in the kitchen or around food—YUCK!

What’s a typical day like for you?
Wake up and busy, busy, busy.

Do you have any skills or talents that most people don’t know about?
I have really good penmanship (when i try).

If you could be anywhere other than here, right this minute, where would you be?
Visiting family in washington 😊.

When you were 10, what did you want to be when you grew up?
A Doctor, until I realized I hate biology!

What do you think are the best skills that you bring to your job?
I teach my class to try to solve problems on their own. We brainstorm how they can fix the situation without getting upset, and I reassure them that they can talk about their feelings openly and speak whats on their mind in a positive way.

Name three words that describe you.
Organized, caring, and dedicated.

What do you want to make sure you do before you die?
Buy a matte black Dodge Charger RT, 4 wheel drive, tinted windows with white rims.

What are you happiest doing, when you’re not working?
Spending time with family.

What do you do with friends in your spare time?
Usually whatever our kids want to do.

What’s your favorite food?
Mexican food!

Favorite place to clothes shop?
Forever 21.

What are your favorite activities?
Camping and drawing!