Degrees and Certifications:
B.S. Art- University of Montevallo 2015 Master in Education- University of Montevallo 2017
Miss Kayla Gough
Kayla Gough grew up in Alabaster and graduated from Thompson High School in 2012. She continued her education at the University of Montevallo and attained her Bachelor of Science in Art in 2015; immediately following graduation, she pursued a Master in Education degree. After graduating in 2017, Miss Gough started her teaching career at McAdory Elementary School in McCalla, Alabama where she
serviced K-5 th grades.
Miss Gough is excited to be back with the Thompson Warriors as a teacher so she can give back to the community that she grew up in. In addition to being a visual arts teacher, she is also an actively
practicing fine artist. Her personal artwork concentrates on drawing, mixed media, and experimentation with process and texture. Miss Gough is inspired by significant people in her life as well as impactful
experiences and locations when making art; the theme of identity and family are often present in her artwork. She believes that art is a skill that can be honed through practice and discipline.
Miss Gough got engaged in December 2017 and hopes to tie the knot in 2019! She loves to read in every spare minute she has to herself, loves to collect old books, and dreams of one day having a huge library
in her house. Her furbaby is a 90 lb. German Shepherd dog who thinks she is as small as a Chihuahua. Miss Gough loves to hike, cook, travel, crochet, collect vinyl records, and play video games as well. Batman is her favorite comicbook character, she has an identical twin sister named Kaitlyn, rescued animals are the best, Purple Victory, Roll Tide!