Arelis Hamilton

middle school

Arelis Hamilton is excited to be a 3rd grade lead teacher this year! After working for the First Judicial District of Pennsylvania for several years, Arelis headed Stephen Girard Elementary School’s library program where she focused on introducing students to a broader range of diverse literature. For the past two years,  Arelis has enjoyed working as a teacher for Horizons at Greene Street, and also loved her time as a teaching associate in 5th grade. In addition, Arelis served at the Cooperative Nursery School as the admissions coordinator in 2016 and Chair of the Diversity Committee from 2017-2018. In 2006, she earned a Liberal Arts Bachelor’s Degree from Temple University. Arelis lives with her husband and two children in Germantown and is an avid reader.