Justin Mahes


Where did you grow up and what was your first language?

I grew up in New York City and my first language is English.

What from your hometown do you wish you could find in New York City?

My hometown is New York City!


Where did you go to college?

I received my Bachelor's Degree from CUNY York College, and I am currently attending CUNY City College to obtain my Master's Degree.

What was your favorite book in middle school?

My favorite book in middle school was The Outsiders by S. E. Hinton.


What is the best part of teaching at Hamilton Grange?

The best part of teaching at Hamilton Grange is building my experience while working with the students and faculty.

What is your favorite thing to do when you are not teaching?

My favorite thing to do when I am not teaching is being outdoors, exploring New York City, and traveling to new places.

What is your favorite quote?

"The future depends on what you do today." -Mahatma Gandhi