Melissia Hoke has been teaching for 18 1,2 years and has loved every minute of the adventure! In the past, she taught 6th grade Reading and Language Arts, Fine Arts (Music, Art, and Drama), and is extremely excited to continue teaching the subject she is most passionate about, ART! She graduated from Sam Houston State University with a Bachelor of Science and Academic Studies. She has lived in Midland for most of her life and is a graduate of Lee High School. Mrs. Hoke has always had a love for the fine arts. She started creating and drawing from a young age, and her interest continued to grow. She loves to create all kinds of art, but her favorite is acrylic painting and collage. You can also find her behind the piano in Lower School chapel. She looks forward to getting to know all of her Lower School students, and is excited to help them on their journey to become the masterpieces she knows they are!