Meet the First Grade Teacher

Bethany Raymond

My name is Bethany Raymond. I was born and raised in Russellville, graduating from RHS in 2008, and receiving a BA in Elementary Ed. in 2014. In 2018, I achieved a MS in Educational Leadership from ASU. I have worked for RSD since 2014. I love working with children and families and feel very blessed to get to work as part of the team here at Dwight. My husband, Lawrence Raymond and I married in 2012. We have two children. My husband is a Sergeant 1st Class in the Arkansas National Guard. We enjoy traveling, marathons, hiking, biking, and anything outdoors. We are actively involved in the local New Life Church here in Russellville.

Megon Oliver

My name is Megon Oliver. I'm coming to Dwight with over a decade of teaching experience. I've taught Pre-k, 1st, 2nd, and 3rd grade. I've been teaching first grade since 2018. I'm passionate about equipping young learners with the foundational skills needed to be strong readers. My family has called the River Valley home since 2008. My husband is an Engineer at Nuclear One and my three sons attend RSD.