Shawn Burford

Middle School Math & Bible Teacher

NCS Staff Member Since: 2007

Education: Taylor University: B.S. in Mathematics Education

Shawn has taught sixth grade math, science and Bible at NCS for 10 years, and is now teaching math and Bible to seventh and eighth graders. He also taught Geometry as a before school course for students interested in more advanced math work.  Shawn tutors current NCS students and alumni, and has also lead Math Olympics. Before working at NCS, Shawn taught high school math (Algebra 2 and Pre-Algebra).

Shawn and his wife Ruth have two children (Lucy and Simeon) and are looking forward to welcoming their third child in July.  As a family they like hiking and swimming.  Shawn also enjoys math/logic puzzles.

Shawn says, “I teach at NCS because I like being part of a community that endeavors to genuinely serve God.  I appreciate having the chance to educate children in a Christ-centered environment.”