Ariel Ortiz5th Grade Teacher
"Happiness can be found even in the darkest of times, when one only remembers to turn on the light." - Albus Dumbeldore
Ariel Ortiz earned a Bachelor Degree in Anthropology and Religion from Tufts University and a Master's Degree in Childhood Education from Fordham University. Ariel enjoys reading fantasy novels, particularly Harry Potter, and loves helping her students find the magic within themselves. Along with reading, Ariel enjoys teaching and learning exciting new mathematical strategies from her students.