Second Grade

2nd Grade

Crystal Hudson

Ms. Hudson has lived in Bay County since 1995. She graduated from Florida State University with a Bachelors in Elementary Education and is a Nationally Board Certified Teacher with a focus in Early Childhood Education. She also has an endorsement to teach English to Speakers of Other Languages. She is currently working on her Masters degree with the University of West Florida in Educational Leadership. She taught first grade for fourteen years before moving up to second grade. She has experience teaching a range of grade levels during the summer and after school enrichment programs. 


Julia Gould

Ms. Gould will be entering her third year at Deer Point Elementary. This will be her second year teaching 2nd grade and the year before that 4th grade. Ms. Gould was born and raised in Fishers, Indiana. She graduated from Butler University earning a Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary Education. Before moving to Florida Ms. Gould worked in two different classrooms (kindergarten and fifth grade) for teachers who went on maternity leave. Outside of school, Ms. Gould enjoys spending time with friends and family, shopping, and traveling. She is excited to begin another great year at Deer Point Elementary!

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Roxanne Register

Mrs. Register is in her nineteenth year of teaching. She has a Bachelor's Degree in Elementary Education, a Master's Degree in Early Childhood Education, and a Specialist Degree in Reading and Language Arts. In addition, she is Nationally Board Certified and has an endorsement in English to Speakers of other Languages. She and her husband, Grant, have an eight year old named Paige (she will be in Third Grade this year) and a four year old named Braileigh (she will be in Kindergarten this year). She absolutely adores teaching and could not imagine doing anything else. She loves seeing the excitement of learning through the eyes of children and the growth they make throughout the year.

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Anna Touchton

Mrs. Touchton was born and raised in Dothan, AL. She lived in Birmingham for 11 years, where she earned her Master’s Degree in Elementary Education and taught Kindergarten, before moving to Panama City in 2016.  This will be her third year teaching 2nd grade at Deer Point Elementary.  She has been married for 9 years and has a little boy, Branch, who is 3 years old.  In her free time, Mrs. Touchton loves anything outdoors, especially the beach, Shell Island, and Alabama football.  Roll Tide!  ;-)

She LOVES teaching, is excited to be part of Deer Point, and is looking forward to a great year! 

Visit Mrs. Touchton's classroom website.

Lexi Blessing

 Mrs. Blessing is a recent graduate of Florida State University with her Bachelor's Degree in Elementary Education. She was born and raised in Port St. Joe, Florida until she and her husband moved to Panama City in June of 2018. In Mrs. Blessing's spare time, she loves traveling, being with her family, and cheering on the Seminoles. We are grateful to have her start the school year as a long-term substitute as she awaits her certification to be processed by FLDOE. At which time, she will seek full-time employment as a second grade teacher at Deer Point. Mrs. Blessing is so excited to have the opportunity to play a role in shaping the wonderful young leaders of 2nd grade!