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Lauren Mayes

Math Teacher

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About Me

Educational History:

Sikeston Senior High—2010

Tiffin University—2014 

The University of Akron—2016 

Truman State University—2022


Degrees and Certifications:

B.A. Psychology

M.A.Ed Education Adminstration

M.A.Ed Gifted Education

Certified Math Educator, Grades 5-12

Certified Gifted Educator, Grades K-12


Professional Development:

Certified True Colors Facilitator

EdTech Attendee


Current Position:

This is my 4th year with SPS, my 2nd at SHS. Currently, I am teaching AP & CP Statistics and CP Geometry. 

I am also the Junior High Cheerleading Coach. I have coached gymnastics, cheer & equestrian for many years and I am happy to be serving at Sikeston!


Previous Position:

My first two years I taught 7th Grade Math at SJH. 

Prior to teaching in K-12, I have worked at universities in Residence Life & Housing, University Advancement, Dean of Students Office, and Office of Accessibility. I also taught Emerging Leaders and the Akron Experience freshman courses at The University of Akron (OH). I also served as the Disaster Program Manager at the American Red Cross of Southeast Missouri serving the needs of 21 counties in Missouri and Illinois for 2 years. I loved being part of one of the most amazing humanitarian orgranizations in the world and continue to serve as a volunteer and blood donor. 


Family Information:

In 2019, I got married to Alex Mayes who is an English teacher here at SHS. We have two children, Hendrix who is 2 and Hollyn who was born in March 2022 ! We also have 2 dogs—Abita & Fenway—and a bunny rabbit—Mabel. 


Personal Information:

I have a lot of different hobbies. I like to travel and take my kids on new and exciting experiences. My husband and I like to cook and bake together. I am an avid crafter and love to take on new projects and create lots of different things for friends and family. I also freelance as an event and wedding planner. 


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