Vicky has a Bachelor of Science degree from Belmont University. Certified to teach grades K-8 she has spent most of her time in lower elementary K, 1, and 2. She has taught here at Westmeade for 28 years. Vicky uses music to help her student learn basic skills and information. She was voted teacher of the year in 2012. She is modest, but one of our former principals said of her, "Ms. Burgett could teach a wall to read!"
Ms. Burgett is a Nashville native. She was raised in West Nashville in a small community, by Martha Vaught Elementary. She has been actively involved in her church community most all of her life, and .has worked with many poverty stricken areas of town. Recently she worked to help Burmese refuges with the basic needs of life. She has also travelled to Belize and Mexico on mission trips. She and Jim had been married for 37 years. They have two sons, Ryan and Blake. Ryan is married and he and his wife practice law in Memphis. Blake is pursing a golf career in Clearwater, Florida.
Vicky says, "I am blessed to work with a wonderful 1st grade team at Westmeade. We all share our gifts in planning and working together to provide a fun and challenging curriculum for the children!"
You can reach Ms.Burgett at Vicky.firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 615-353-2066 ext.775-102