Leilah Honarbakhsh4th Grade Teacher
"I am thankful for my struggle because without it, I wouldn't have stumbled upon my strength." - Alexandra Elle
Leilah Honarbakhsh is originally from Delray Beach, Florida. Leilah earned a Bachelors of Science in Elementary Education, and an ESOL Endorsement from Florida Atlantic University. Born in Edinburgh, Scotland, Leilah moved to Florida at the age of three, and has recently relocated to New York to continue her passion as a teacher. In Florida, Leilah was very involved in school wide collaboration, and maintained various interactive student stations throughout her school. Leilah is ambitious, dedicated and committed to teaching. Everyday she is striving to become a better teacher than the day before, while working hard to cultivate relationships, being an advocate for all students, and collaborating with colleagues to develop a challenging and rigorous curriculums for scholars to thrive. Leilah looks forward to a fantastic year ahead full of collaboration and growth for all scholars.