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    Kim  Wheat

    Kindergarten Teacher 
    (205) 342-2840         Email

    I graduated from Hillcrest High School in 1986.

    I completed my undergraduate degree in Elementary Education in 1990 from the University of Alabama.

    I received my Master's degree in Elementary Education from the University of Alabama in 1994.

    In November 2003, I became a National Board Certified Teacher and in 2013, I recertified.




    1990-1994:  Brookwood Elementary School 2nd grade

    1994-2004: Huntington Place Elementary 1st grade

    2004- 2010: Taylorville Primary Kindergarten/First Grade Loop
    2010-2013:  1st Grade Reading Specialist
    2013-present: Kindergarten teacher at Big Sandy Elementary
    I was born and raised in Tuscaloosa County.  I went to elementary school at Englewood  and graduated from Hillcrest High School.  I have been married to Jerry Wheat for 29 years.  We have three children.  Twin boys, Justin and Jeremy, that graduated from Hillcrest High School in December 2009.  Jeremy is married to Beckie and works at Phifer Wire as a Team Leader.  Justin is married to Alicia Wheat and also works at Phifer wire as a Team Leader.  Our daughter, Meredith Ashleigh graduated from Hillcrest High School.  She has been accepted into the Nursing program.  We have recently welcomed a granddaughter named Harper.  We are in love!  My family attends Valley View Baptist Church.  I am an avid walker and love spending time with my family.   We love traveling and we have been to the Bahamas, Puerto Rico, St. Thomas, Grand Turk, Jamaica, Belize, Honduras and Cozumel.  Our family also has a miniature dachshund named Jaxon who is 9 years old. Jaxon loves taking naps and eating.