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Panda Profile – Coach Peter Truitt

February 9, 2024

What do you teach? 

PE for Grades 3, Grade 5 and Middle School

Why do you teach? 

I love providing the space for students to generate and make their own decision on how to succeed. I teach to witness those moments and help guide those moments.

What do you love about MILTON? 

I love how inclusive and caring the community is with all staff and families.

Your teaching style in three words? 

Respectful – Light – Mutual

If you were an animal which animal would you be? Why? 

Llama — according to my wife… so I’ll take a llama.


Your Hobbies – Pastimes?

Spending time with my family and golfing.

Favorite Food – Salad
Favorite Team – MILTON Pandas
Favorite BookLittle Bee
Favorite MovieSinging in the Rain
Favorite Place to Travel – Anywhere with my family.
Tell us about your family (either near or far)

Wife of 7 years and two kids — 6-year-old son Remy and 3-year-old daughter Emmeline.

Do you have pets?

Our beautiful, one-eyed dog Lucy.