New Faculty Profile: Sarah Newman ’11

Clara Malone, Visual Editor

Basic Info:
What are you teaching/working on at Prep?

Biology and honors biology

Where did you grow up?
Seattle-went to Prep

What College or University did you attend?

Studied Human Physiology because of Mr. Meza’s Anatomy & Physiology class.

More About You:
What was the highlight of your summer?

I got a dog- collie mix

What was your first job?
Laurelhurst beach club as a sophomore in high school


What is your favorite movie or TV show?
The Office

Friday Night Lights

What is your favorite book?
Before We Were Yours


Do you have any hidden talents?
I don’t think so


Your High School Experience:
Where did you go to high school?
Seattle Prep

What was the most popular song during your senior year of high school?
LMFAO- sexy and I know it
Chris Brown

Lil Wayne

What career did you want to pursue in high school?
Physical Therapist

Can you remember any slang terms people used when you were in high school?



What superhero do you most identify with?  Why?
Wonder Woman- She’s cool


What is your favorite type of sandwich?

Grilled Cheese


What preparation of potato are you? (fries, baked, sweet potato, hash, etc.)

Don’t discriminate, but if has to choose- fries.


Your intro song if you had a TV show about you?

In the air tonight by Phil Collins- the drum part

What is your favorite word?



Thoughts on Tik Tok?

Hate it absolutely hate it, waste of time

If you could arrest a person for something that annoys you (but isn’t necessarily a law) what would it be?
Chewing with their mouth open/ loudly

What is a skill that you wish you had?

I wish I could draw/ be artistic


If you could go anywhere in the world, where would you go?
Greece or Croatia

Complete the sentence:

I’d love to go back to…


I have a phobia of…
feet –horrible phobia


This year, I am excited for…
being back at prep, getting to know the students – work with Mr. Meza and other teachers.