Teacher of the Week

Mrs. Erika Batey

Teacher Feature: Mrs. Batey

At the beginning of each school year we ask the faculty and staff to fill out a fun questionnaire about themselves. Each week we choose someone to feature, and we share their questionnaire so that everyone can learn more about our awesome MSPCS faculty. This week we are featuring Mrs. Erika Batey our Communications Director. Learn more about her below.

About me
Name: Erika Batey
Birthday: July 5
What is your hometown? Dexter, Maine
What do you love most about your hometown? Outdoors, Lake, close to mountains


Travel and Destinations
What continents have to you traveled to? South America, Asia, Europe
If you could travel anywhere where would you pick? And why? Africa. Nature, Wildlife, History
If you could travel back in time to give yourself one piece of advice, what would it be? Put yourself first.


Food Related
What food do you despise? Red Meat
What do you always have room for? Potatoes
What’s your go-to midnight snack? Toast
Where do you love to go out to eat? Quaint, cozy spots with good healthy food options
What is your specialty to cook? Creative soups
What is the most delicious or disgusting thing you ever ate? Fish Eyeballs


What is your favorite quote? “If you bungle raising your children, whatever else you do well doesn’t matter very much.” – Jackie O
What is your favorite way to stay active? Barre Class, Running, FitShop
What’s your favorite TV show? Game of Thrones
Who is your favorite cartoon character? Strawberry Shortcake
What color is your favorite? Blue and Orange are tied
What’s your favorite sport? Football
What’s your favorite sports team? New England Patriots
What’s your go-to karaoke song? Brown Eyed Girl
What’s your favorite cereal? Granola


When you were a student
What was your favorite activity during recess? Tether ball
What job did you have in high school? McDonalds and babysitting
What was your favorite project? Middle School Science Fair – I made a Glacier (I won)
Who was your favorite teacher? Mr. Wortman
If you won an award in the yearbook what award would it be (ex. “best laugh”, best smile”, most artistic” and so on) Best smile


This or That
Do you prefer Pepsi or Coke? Coke
Are you a morning person or a night owl? Night owl
Do you prefer cake or pie? Pie
Do you prefer chocolate or vanilla? Chocolate
Do you prefer pancakes or waffles? neither
At a movie do you prefer candy or popcorn? popcorn
Are you a coffee or tea person? tea
Do you prefer summer or winter? winter
Do you prefer an international vacation or a new TV? Vacation
Do you prefer rain or snow? Snow
Do you prefer the pool or the sea? Sea
Do you collect anything? If so, what is it? Thing my kids have make
What profession other than your own would you like to attempt? Journalist
What is at the top of your bucket list? Living abroad
What is a weird or useless talent you have? Remembering song lyrics
Who is the coolest celebrity you’ve ever met? Willie Nelson
If you could have a superpower, what would it be? Flying
How many pairs of shoes do you own? Obviously, too many since I don’t know.
What is a recent book that you have enjoyed? The TB12 Method
What’s your favorite holiday? Thanksgiving
Describe yourself in 3 words. Kind, Witty, Loyal
If you were famous, what would you be famous for? Ridding the world of greed and fear, creating a kind and peaceful world.
If you could take 3 items with you to a deserted island, what would they be? A time machine.

Mrs. Batey has a Bachelors Degree in Business Administration. She has 20 years of management experience, and 12 years experience in media and communications. This is her third year with MSPCS.

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