Welcome to Engineering & Robotics

Phone: 469-698-0660


Degrees and Certifications:

MS and BS in Biology from San Diego Sate University

Leslie Reese


I am Mrs Reese and I have been teaching in Rockwall for 15 years.  This is my 2nd year at the Gene Burton Academy.  Previously, I taught for 14 years at Heath HS.  I graduated from San Diego State University with both my Bachelors and Masters degrees.  Currently, I am working on a degree in Manufacturing.  I am married and have 2 children, both attend(ed) Rockwall Heath High School.  Dalton is at Texas State Technical College and Jayme is a junior.  I am currently teaching Robotics I & II, Engineering Design II, and Practiculum in STEM.  

In my spare time, I coach the Heath Robotics team, Black Hawk Robotics.  I started the robotics program at Heath 15 years ago.  We are currently in our 11th season of competing in FIRST robotics.  In the 10 years of FRC, the team has won 2 Districts, 10 Regionals, a Regional Chairman's Award, a Rookie All-Star Award, 2 World Championship Division Winners, 3 UIL State Championships and 2 World Championhip Finalists.


Conference time
1st period - 8:45-9:30 am

8th period - 3:00-3:45

                         Tutoring Schedule: 

In Person Tutoring                Zoom Tutoring 

Tuesday 8:00-8:35                 Monday 8:15-8:35

Thursday 4:15-4:45               Tuesday 8:15-8:35

                                                  Wednesday - Zoom link posted on Canvas 

                                                  Thursday 8:15-8:35

                                                   Friday 8:15-8:35