About the Teacher



Degrees and Certifications:

Secondary English Language Arts (6-12) M.A., Ed. - Early Childhood and Elementary Education (PK-6) - University of Alabama at Birmingham (2012) B.S. - Family & Child Studies - Louisiana Tech University - Ruston, LA (2007)

Ms. Allison Burnell

 Hi, I’m Ms. Burnell!

This will be my 10th year of teaching in St. Clair County. I am excited about starting my third year at the VPA. I am certified in Early Childhood/Elementary Education (Grades PK-6) and English Language Arts (Grades 6-12). I am currently serving as the Interventionist for grades K-5.

I am a busy mom of three kids. I have a five-year-old son named Henry and I just had identical twin girls in July 2022, Collins and Ella James. We also have a French Bulldog puppy named Louis. I am crafty and love to make things. Some of my favorite hobbies are working out at my gym, snow skiing, and kayaking. I also love coffee, shopping, traveling, and spending time with my friends and family.