Name: Carla Houston
Employed: 25 years
Job: Lunch Clerk
Hometown: San Angelo
Describe your job: I collect breakfast/lunch money for the district. I am the point of sale in the cafeteria/dining hall. I process lunch applications, direct certification lists, migrant lists, and other lists regarding eligibility for food programs. I also fill in as substitute bus driver and other duties as assigned.
Describe your day: My day starts at 7:30 a.m. in the cafeteria for breakfast duties then gather money folders in elementary. I put the money into the Nutri Kids system. Brunch is at 9:35 a.m. in the cafeteria. Elementary lunch starts at 10:40 a.m. in the dining hall and ends at noon. High School lunch starts at 12:20 p.m. through 1 p.m. My lunch break is 1-1:30 p.m. After lunch, I work the deposit then leave at 1:45 p.m. to pick up students at Fairview.
What is unique about Miles ISD: Miles ISD is unique in the compassion the teachers show their students and willingness to go the extra mile for all students.
Favorite part of your job: I enjoy seeing the students coming through the lunch line and resolving puzzles.
Favorite quotes: The Lord has blessed. The school has done more with less than others.
Favorite Food – Hamburgers
Favorite Holiday – Fourth of July/Christmas – toss up
Ideal Vacation – Schlitterbahn with family