GETTING TO KNOW: Mrs. Elyse Best

Mrs. Elyse Best

LAKEVILLE, IN. - The Union-North United School Corporation had several new staff members join either LaVille Elementary or LaVille Jr.-Sr. High School for the 2019-2020 school year.  We welcome our new staff members to Lancer Nation and hope you enjoy "Getting To Know . . ." our newest staff member. The next edition in our series is Mrs. Elyse Best.

Stay tuned for more in the "Getting To Know . . ." series coming soon!


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* Favorite Place To Shop? TJ Maxx

* Favorite season of the Year? Fall

* Favorite Restaurant? South Bend Brew Works

* Favorite Kind Of Music? Artists like Mt. Joy, Mumford and Sons, James Taylor, Van Morrison, and so many more!

* Favorite Song? Cardinal, and Silver Lining by Mt. Joy

* Pancakes or Waffles? Waffles

* Chocolate Milk or White Milk? White Milk

* Favorite Collegiate Team? Notre Dame

* Favorite Professional Team (NFL, NBA, MLB, WNBA, NHL)? Patriots, only because my husband made me.

* Indiana or Purdue? Indiana

* Favorite Holiday? Thanksgiving

* Favorite Meal of the Day? Dinner

* Favorite Food? Cheese

* Do You Have A Pet? What Kind? Name? Goldendoodle puppy named Charlie

* Favorite Movie? Pride and Prejudice 

* Favorite TV Show? The Office and Scrubs

* Dream Job? Building Trainer for Wilson Literacy Programs. 

* My Hidden Talent? I'm amazing at tongue twisters!

* Something Interesting About Me? I was a ballerina for 13 years

* Someone From History I would Like To Meet? JFK

* Up Early or Sleep Late? Early on the weekdays, late on the weekends. Gotta catch up on sleep at some point!

* The Thing That Drew Me To LaVille? Sense of community and support from administration

* If I Could Go Anywhere In The World For The Weekend It Would Be? Greece, but it better be a looonnnggg weekend!

* Why I Became A Teacher/Staff Member At LaVille? I loved my elementary school so much that I went back and volunteered there in high school. LaVille reminds me so much of my elementary school with its sense of community, teamwork, wonderful leaders, and an all-around comforting vibe. I couldn't ask for a better first year teaching job. I am so incredibly lucky!