Teacher Spotlight: Cristal Wright

Published 12:00 am Thursday, April 9, 2015

Cristal Wright is a fifth grade math teacher at Enochville Elementary School.

Years teaching: Eight

College: University of North Carolina at Charlotte

Family: My husband, Marshall

Favorite food: Chinese or Japanese

Favorite color: Blue

Favorite TV show: “So You Think You Can Dance”

Favorite book: “The Hunger Games” series

Favorite movies: “Moulin Rouge” and “The Green Mile”

Favorite sports team: Carolina Panthers

Hobbies: Reading

Dream vacation: Jamaica

Prized possession: A locket that my dad sent his mom when he was in the Army

Actor who would star in the movie of my life: Jennifer Aniston

Hidden talent: Knowing when people are upset or sad

Motto: “Everything happens for a reason”

Three words that describe me: Loving, hard-working and loyal

Someone who inspires you: My dad

Greatest accomplishment: Graduating from college

Favorite quote: “The best and the most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched – they must be felt with the heart.” ~ Helen Keller