Degrees and Certifications:

B.A. Spanish, George Mason University M.Ed. Educational Leadership, College of William & Mary

Ben Burton

Mr. Burton has been an EL Teacher at Rock Ridge High School since 2015.

A Virginia native, he grew up in Arlington County and graduated from Yorktown High School. He was a member of the wrestling team at Ricks College (now Brigham Young University – Idaho), where he earned an Associate’s Degree in Spanish. He completed his Bachelor’s Degree in Spanish from George Mason University and his Master's Degree in Educational Leadership from The College of William & Mary.

When not in the classroom, Mr. Burton enjoys hiking and producing music. He is a wrestling fan and manages the social media for Stone Bridge High School's wrestling team. He has four kids, two dogs, and one wife.

  • Room: 1408

    A Day 

    Block 1 - Earth Science with Ms. Hall-Day (1513)

    Block 2 - EL Science (1408)

    Block 3 - Planning (1408)

    Block 4 - Study Hall (1408)

    B Day

    Block 5 - EL English 1 (1408) 

    Block 6 - Functional Skills (L610)  

    Block 7 - Biology with Mr. Spruell (1510)

    Block 8 - Planning



  • The courses above are linked to the online learning platforms housed collectively in LCPS's Schoology.