Dr. William Burrus Elementary at Drakes Creek

Homework Hotline is open for 2015-2016!

Homework Hotline provides free tutoring by phone for any Tennessee student. 


Call us Monday- Thursday from 4:00pm- 8:00 pm. at 615-298-6636 or Sonic toll free 1-888-868-5777.  Have a computer and the Internet.  We can also Stoodle with you.  Give us a call and we'll show you how.  Can't wait to hear from you! 


We have all subjects- all the way to trigonometry, calculus, statistics, AP chemistry and physics.


Need help in Spanish?  We've got it covered.  We have teachers who speak Spanish, Arabic, Kurdish, Swahili, Somali and English.


Homework Hotline provides one-on-one free tutoring by phone to Tennessee students and parents.  With Homework Hotline, students tackle new concepts, learn to read, complete challenging assignments and gain academic skills.


Homework Hotline helps students achieve and thrive - one assignment at a time.  Students who get the help they seek return to school better prepared and less discouraged.  Since 1990, Hotline teachers and volunteers have provided more than 495,000 sessions of tutoring.  Bilingual assitance is available in English, Arabic, Kurdish, Spanish and Swahili.  It's all free- thanks to Maddox Charitable Fund, Metro Schools, Sonic Drive Ins, the Scarlett Foundation, Dollar General Literacy Foundation, the Memorial Foundation, Care Foundation of America and MyTV 30/CW 58/Fox 17.

Dr. William Burrus Elementary School's Mission

Our mission is to provide students with a strong foundation for lifelong achievements through the promotion of high academic standards and technology integration in a safe, supportive and collaborative environment.  We want to inspire our students today to become leaders in tomorrow's world.

Dr. William Burrus  Elementary School's Vision

WBE is committed to a collaborative culture of high performing students, teachers and school community.