Get to Know Mrs. Laury McGahan
First Grade Teacher at Holmes!
Name: Laury McGahan
School building/Grade: Holmes Primary
Subject Area: First Grade
College(s): Cincinnati State, Northern Kentucky University, Xavier University
My husband Doug and I will celebrate our 15th anniversary this spring!
We have a son named Deklan who is a second grader at Little Miami this year.
Why did you become an educator?
I became an educator so I could work with children and help them to be successful in school and in life.
What do you like best about Deer Park?
The teacher, administrators, and staff are top notch! Everyone works together to help our students and the community.
What is your favorite Deer Park tradition? Why?
Parkers is my favorite Deer Park tradition because we get to see the talented students that we have right here in Deer Park!
If you weren’t a teacher, what would you be doing?
Teaching is actually my second career! Before I became a teacher I worked for eight years as a surgical tech. I really enjoyed my time working in the medical field, so if I wasn’t working in a classroom I could be found in an operating room!
What do you like to do in your spare time? What are some of your hobbies?
In my spare time I enjoy spending time with my family. We like to spend time playing golf, riding four wheelers, and spending time at the pool in the summer.
What’s your favorite movie/book/restaurant?
My favorite restaurant is a place called Bucks located in Landen. We eat there at least once a month!
Favorite quote or personal motto.
It’s all good!
Achieving Excellence Together!