Ms. Katie Ryals joined St. Peter Catholic School in 2015 as a second grade teacher. She was born in New Orleans and raised in Hammond. She earned a Bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education from Louisiana State University where she was a member of the LSU Ambassadors and the Kappa Delta Epsilon honorary education fraternity. Before coming to St. Peter Catholic School, Ms. Ryals was a second grade student teacher at the Louisiana State University Laboratory School. Ms. Ryals attended Catholic School throughout her childhood, and she has always known she would like to be a Catholic School teacher when she grew up.