Degrees and Certifications:
Bachelor of Arts in English, University of Texas at San Antonio English Language Arts and Reading, 4-8 English Language Arts and Reading, 8-12
Mrs. Jillian Bourn
Jillian Bourn is entering her seventh year of teaching and her third year at Boerne Middle School North as a 7th grade English teacher. Prior to teaching at BMSN, Mrs. Bourn taught 9th and 10th grade English at a private school in San Antonio. In addition to teaching, she served as a coach and sponsor for numerous student activities. Mrs. Bourn values student engagement and building strong relationships with her students. Striving for excellence is an important part of Mrs. Bourn's classroom environment. Persistence, continuous improvement, failure, and resilience are all taught along with the study of grammar and writing. Mrs. Bourn believes learning is fun and hopes all students walk away from her class with a stronger sense of self and an understanding of how writing plays a role in their everyday lives.
Mrs. Bourn graduated from UTSA with a Bachelor of Arts degree in English in 2007. She served as a Lead in Human Resources at Wells Fargo from 2008-2011. In 2011 she answered a calling into the world of education.
She enjoys spending time with her husband and two children. Her favorite place to be is home. Her favorite hobbies are interior decorating, gardening, and running. She is an avid sports fan and enjoys watching her children play basketball and volleyball.