Degrees and Certifications:
Ms. Christy Weeks
English Language Arts, U.I.L. , 8th Grade Vanguard Academy
Conference Periods: 1st and 8th
A graduate of Lamar University in Beaumont, TX, Ms. Weeks holds a Master’s Degree in Educational Technology Leadership, a Bachelor of Arts in History with a Minor in English, and a creative writing certificate. She is certified in teaching AP/Pre-AP English Language Arts through the University of Houston and AP US History through Rice University’s Glasscock Institute. Ms. Weeks has seventeen years of secondary teaching experience with thirteen years at the high school level and five years at the middle school level (all of which are at Burbank Middle School).
At Burbank Middle School, Ms. Weeks holds two leadership positions as the Eighth Grade Vanguard Cluster Leader and Eighth Grade English Team Leader. She also sponsors two extracurricular activities at Burbank: one as the UIL Co-Ordinator for HISD UIL Academics, and second as the Coach for Burbank’s baton twirling team the Twirling Eagles. If youre interested in joining either of these teams and representing Burbank, then please contact Ms. Weeks!
Ms. Weeks is committed to stretching her students to reach their full potential. She believes that hard work and dedication create success no matter your circumstances or where you are from, and a positive attitude is a little thing that can make a big difference.