10 Questions With Sara Looker


Claire Guttormso

Tosa West Attendance Administrative Assistant Sara Looker is the first face one sees when they enter the school

Daisy Lehman and Claire Guttormson

Lehman: Hi Ms. Looker.




Lehman: We’re here to ask you some questions.


Looker: Ok, let’s go!


Lehman:What is your official job title and how long have you been working for West?


Looker: So, I am  the Attendance Administrative Assistant, and this is my 21st year. Year 21.


Lehman: What is your comfort movie and why?


Looker: What is my what?

Lehman: Comfort movie and why?


Looker: Shawshank Redemption, ummm, why? It is just a classic. I just love the story.


Lehman: What is something not many people know about you?


Looker: That I am really upfront, and I will tell you the truth on how it really is.


Lehman: What was your dream job when you were younger?


Looker: To be a lawyer.


Lehman: If you could travel anywhere, where would you go?


Looker: England.


Lehman: What is your favorite part of your job?

The kids, working with the kids, love working with the kids.


Lehman: What is the worst part of your job?


Looker: I think, when kids lie to me.


Lehman: What is something about teenagers that confuses you?


Looker: Ummm, let’s see. I think…something that confuses me? I guess sometimes, when a kid will make a poor decision and it’s obvious that they’re making a poor decision, but yet they go forward with it anyways.


Lehman: How do you think people at this school perceive you?


Looker: Ummm, kind of as a mom figure. Kids know that my door is open all the time. They can come in if they need a place to relax and chill. Um, talk to me. I-I just love having the connection to the kids that I have.


Lehman: And lastly, red vines or twizzlers?

Looker: Definitely red vines, and it’s funny you ask, because a kid bought me a bag of those this week and they’re in my desk. And the reason red vines, twizzlers give me headaches


Lehman: Alright, thank you so much


Looker: You’re welcome