Meghan Cornett Mayes

 

Where did you grow up and what was your first language?

I grew up in Ontario, Canada and spoke both English and French.

What from your hometown do you wish you could find in New York City?

More greenery!

Where did you go to college?

McGill University (in Montreal, Canada)

What was your favorite book in middle school?

The Lord of the Rings by J.R.R. Tolkien

What is the best part of teaching at Hamilton Grange?

I'm looking forward to teaching music and learning about my students. I look forward to seeing what amazing work they will create!

What is your favorite thing to do when you are not teaching?

I love playing and listening to music.

What is your favorite quote?

"All we have to decide is what to do with the time that is given us" - excerpt from The Lord of the Rings by J.R.R. Tolkien

"Work Hard, Get Smart. Be Good, Change the World."