Faculty Spotlight: Witt Borum

Teacher - Middle School Math and Science 
 

Department and Program Affiliations:
Math and Science, Middle School Honor Council Advisor


Coaching: 
Asst. Coach, Varsity Football
Asst. Coach, Junior Varsity Boys Lacrosse
 
 
Academic background:
B.S., Mathematics, Vanderbilt University
M.S.Ed., Old Dominion University
  
 
How long have you been at Norfolk Academy?
I have been at Norfolk Academy for 17 years.


Tell us why you wanted to become an educator:
Because of the teachers and coaches that helped me and shaped me when I was a student at St. Christopher’s


What most excites you about working at Norfolk Academy?
I’m doing exactly what I want to do, every day.


Norfolk Academy is unique because…
...of the genuine thanks you receive from children on a daily basis.


What do you like to do in your own time/when you’re not working?  
Working out, playing cards, camping


Last book read:
Doyle Brunson’s Super/System
 
 
Favorite food?
Senior doughnuts
 
 
A movie is being made about your life. Who would they cast to play you?
Chevy Chase
 
 
Fun fact your students might not know about you/might find surprising:
I was a Lieutenant Commander in the United States Navy before I became a teacher.


“When I grow up, I want to be…”
...I don’t want to grow up.
 
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