Special Education Teacher/Intern
Mrs. Westover, is nearing completion of her degree in Elementary Education and Special Education from Western Governor’s University. She has worked as a substitute teacher for the last 3 years in Wyoming and in Utah. She discovered early that she had a talent and passion for special education and would look for opportunities to substitute in special education classroom. Struggling with her own learning disability, Mrs. Westover is able to better understand the struggle learning disabilities bring but also the joy of successfully working through them.
Mrs. Westover and her husband have 4 wonderful children that bring them great joy. As a family they have lived in Provo, UT, Kansas and Wyoming before moving to Grantsville in August of 2015. Mrs. Westover loves reading, spending time with her family, having a house full of neighborhood kids and being outdoors. The last two summers she has also enjoyed helping her dad build a log cabin. Mrs. Westover is excited to begin her teaching career at Bonneville Academy.
Ms. Burns has worked with children for the Tooele County School District since 2006 as a SPED para at West Elementary and later in the lunchroom at Rose Springs Elementary.Originally Air Force brats, she and her husband relocated from NJ to UT in 1994 and lived several years in West Valley before making Stansbury their home in 2001. They have two terrific daughters, a wonderful son in law, and three adorable dachshunds. She is excited to start the next chapter in her life with the Bonneville Academy team!
LEAs are required by Utah law, 53A – 1a – 704(10), to inform parents of students with IEP’s enrolled in public schools, of the availability of a scholarship to attend a private school through the Carson Smith Scholarship Program.
Prospective applicants and their parents can find program information and application forms for the CSS Program at http://www.schools.utah.gov/sa