Walsh ESL Department

Ms. Zunker, Ms. Tuggle, Mr. Babbs and Ms. Smith

Ms. Zunker has been an educator for 25 years. She is devoted to her 6th and 7th grade students and loves being a Walsh Wildcat. When she's not working, Ms. Zunker enjoys going to group fitness class at the Y, reading, and spending time with her husband and sons.

Ms. Tuggle has been an educator for 11 years. She is ESL certified and is excited to start her 2nd year at Walsh. She works with 6th & 7th graders. When Mrs. Tuggle is not working, she and her husband are camping or supporting their 2 children in their academics and extra-curricular activities.

Mr. Babbs has been a teacher for 6 years and has taught several subjects including Language Arts, US History and World Cultures. He loves teaching at Walsh and is excited to work with the newest Wildcats! In his spare time, Mr. Babbs enjoys spending time with his two dogs, Dash and Derby, and playing Pokemon Go.

Ms. Smith has been an educator for 15 years, She loves teaching at Walsh Middle School and working with 8th graders and beginning English students. She is so excited to be a part of such a wonderful community. In her spare time, Ms. Smith enjoys yoga, paddle boarding and spending time with her husband and sons.