Teacher and Staff Favorite Things


Parents and school supporters can review the staff's lists of favorite things for holiday, thank you, and just because gifts.



Meltebrink: Starbucks vanilla latte, Mercantile on Main, Amazon, Chickfila, fizzy water, Target, Reeses 


Ralph: Matcha Latte, Chai Latte, candles, soft socks/blankets, colorful pens, Boom Chicka Pop, dark chocolate, McAlister's, First Watch




Meister: The Knotty Pine restaurant, Chipotle, Target, McDonald's, FabLetics, Dick's Sporting Goods, lululemon ... no coffee


Capouch: Zero Sugar A&W Root Beer, Diet Dr. Pepper, Vanilla Sweet Cream Cold Brew coffee, sour cream and onion Lays, white cheddar Skinny Pop, peanut butter M&Ms, Quaker cheddar rice cakes, Amazon, Target, Barnes and Noble, mani/pedi, new books, cozy blankets/socks, candles




Kinney: no coffee


Bollinger: Graeter's, Starbucks, Amazon,Target, Coca-cola, Lemon spindrift, coffee, sour watermelons, chocolate


Temple: Target, Amazon, TJ Maxx, Ulta, Chicken Salad Chick, McAlister's, El Coyote, Flair pens, colorful expos, eucalyptus candles, working out at Pure Barre


Donovan: Fizzy water, Diet Coke, Doritos, Oreos, Coffee, BBQ potato chips, Chips ahoy cookies


Oakley: Raw almonds, Dark dark chocolate, Skinny Dipped Almonds (Super Dark+Sea Salt), Celsius Fitness Drink (grape rush, lemon-lime, sparkling orange), Sprite Zero, Amazon, Target, Dick's Sporting Goods


Jallick: dark chocolate/peanut butter combo, cookie dough bites, healthy snacks, coffee, Amazon/Target gift cards, sparkling water, gum, Luckman Gift cards, Mercantile on Main, Chipotle / Chick Fil A Gift cards


Courts: Coffee, sparkling water, snacks-peanut butter pretzels, Skinny Pop, Candy-milk chocolate with almonds, Starburst Jelly Beans, gum, Amazon, Target, Chipotle, 50 West 


Cox: Starbucks, Joseph Beth bookstore, manicures, Sephora, Leyla's Mediterranean, Mexican food, REI


Petrella: Target, Evereve, Macy's, Amazon, Mio's Pizza, McAlister's, First Watch, Chili's, Caffeine Free Diet Coke, Starbucks Strawberry Acai Lemonade, Ice Cream, Peanut M&Ms, Dove Dark Chocolate, Chocolate Chip Cookies, Cute Notepads and Stationery, Pedicures, Fiction Novels


Nierling: Tacos and Mediterranean food, Dark Chocolate, Coffee and Tea, Fresca, Target, Gap, Homegoods, Hand Soaps, Books 


Egan: Starbucks, notepads, Target, flowers, dark chocolate, peanut m and m’s 

Hundemer: coffee with cream and sweetener, Macy's, Target, JC Penney, Kohls, local restaurants




Renard: Coke Zero, pizza, Nintendo, Time Warp Games at Eastgate and going to the movies


Shaw: coffee, dark chocolate and caramel, reading, boating at Lake Cumberland, hiking, traveling, local restaurants/non-chain restaurants, books for classroom library (Amazon gift cards are great), shopping at small businesses, Target, TJ Maxx, University of Cincinnati, University of Tennessee, Turpin Spartans, Bengals gear 


Anderson: popcorn, Chex Mix, CheezIts, chocolate, Chipotle, Dewey's, Canes, Starbucks/coffee of any kind, Target, JCrew/Factory, Barnes and Noble/Joseph Beth, TJ Maxx, Flair pens, candles, books


Lund: Coffee, Target, Starbucks, Tea, Anthropologie (cutesy things), Amazon Gift Cards, Chipotle, Theo's dark chocolate, Sparkling Water


Burch: Target, Amazon, Starbucks, Dove dark chocolate with almonds, SkinnyPop, working out at Burn Boot Camp


Grubich: Skinny Pop Aged White Cheddar; Kind bars; Butterfingers; coffee; fruit in season


Reeder: popcorn, dark chocolate, ice cream, all things peanut butter, coffee, local restaurants (I'm a foodie), books & local bookstores, Amazon, Target, Loft


Goldbach: anything coffee related, sweet treats, Diet Coke, Target, Flair pens or Mildliner markers

Basile: Starbucks, Target, TJMaxx, Biggby Coffee, Amazon, Jolly Ranchers, Starburst, Fine-tip black sharpies 


Staff, Specials and Specialists


Bailey: Music, Chapstick, Cinnamon Discs Hard Candy, School Supplies, Wendy's, Candles


Sedacca: Flair Pens, Baby Lips Chapstick, Target, Diet Coke, Coffee, The Loft


Bohart: Luckman Coffee, Pretzels and pinenut hummus, Hershey with almonds, Lowe's, Target, Home Goods, Kroger, Gardening--native plants and gardening gloves, Chicken Salad Chick, Panera


Poffenberger: silver Sharpie to label the violin and viola cases, command strip to re-hang the clock I bought (since there are no clocks in the theater), decaf coffee (with sugar and cream), Sweet tea (so bad but so good!), walnuts (or any kind of mixed nuts), fruit, no artificial sweeteners, Staples (for dots to label finger patterns on the fingerboards), Amazon gift card (for Korg violin tuners for the classroom), TJMaxx gift card


Davidson: Diet Coke, Chocolate and Sea Salt RX Bars


Naughton: Caffeine Free Diet Coke, Starbucks, Trader Joe's, fresh flowers


Geiger: Starbucks, Panera, Jersey Mike's, Firehouse Subs, Target, Amazon, Chapstick, Red Vines, Jelly Beans, Red and Pink Starbursts, Colorful Pens/Markers