Mrs. Godfrey was born in Lansing, MI but moved to Florida when she was 8 years old. She currently lives in St. Petersburg with her husband, Greg and two sons; Nick, 22, a USF student, working on his Mass Communications degree while working for the Tampa Bay Rays, and Ryan,15, a freshman at Boca Ciega High School in the honors program. Outside of school, Mrs. Godfrey spends time with family and loves watching sports, especially football and baseball.
Mrs. Godfrey received her Bachelor’s in Science in Elementary Education with a Reading Endorsement, ESE Certification and ESOL Certification for K-12, from the University of South Florida. She has been teaching for 8 years, five years as a substitute and three years as a classroom teacher. Besides teaching Middle School Language Arts, Reading and Journalism, she coaches cheerleading, administers the morning show, manages the yearbook, assists Coach Willard with National Junior Honor Society, heads up our Safety Patrol, and assists the 8th grade students with their fundraising. Her philosophy in education is that every child has the ability to succeed when given a positive, enriching and nurturing environment and teamwork is essential to building character development.