Meet Mrs. Battles
 
Name:Sherry Battles
Email:sherry_battles@ecboe.org
Grade: 5th
 
 
      Hello, I have been teaching 5th grade at West End Elementary for 30 years. I am married to Ronnie Battles.Ronnie was employed with Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company, unfortunately the Gadsden Plant recently closed.  We have two sons Andrew, age 34 and Ryan age 28 . Andrew graduated from Southside High School in 2005. He attended Wallace State Junior College to become a pilot. Ryan graduated from West End High School in 2010. Andrew now works at XPO Logistics and Ryan works for Norfork Southern Railroad. Andrew is married to Kelly Gaskin. Kelly graduated from Jacksonville State University.  She works for Etowah County DHR.   Ryan is married  to Colbi Martin. Colbi graduated from the University of Alabama.  She works for Medicade in Pell City.  We also have three dogs name Josie, Jack & Duchess. Most importantly,   I am now a Grandmother. Andrew and Kelly blessed us with  our first grandchild.  His name is Sawyer:)  We Love this sweet baby!!!!
     I have a B.S. degree in Elementary Education from Jacksonville State University. I have a Master's degree from The University of Alabama. I enjoy teaching very much. I believe that learning should be fun and rewarding. I like to use hands-on activities especially in the science classroom.
      I am looking forward to a productive year. Feel free to contact me if you have any questions. My home number is (256) 538-8801.