Soribel Grullon

 

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

I spent most of my school years in the Dominican Republic. My first language is Spanish. 

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

I wish I could play on the street blocks  every afternoon with friends.

 

Where did you go to college?

I attended CUNY Lehman College for Undergraduate and Graduate Studies.

What was your favorite book in middle school?

My favorite book in middle school was "Juan Salvador Gaviota" by Richard Bach. I also enjoyed reading  "El Coronel No Tiene Quien le Escriba" by Gabriel Garcia Marquez.

 

What is the best part of teaching at Hamilton Grange?

I am new to the Hamilton Grange family. I am looking forward to meeting  students, parents and working with the school community

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

My favorite things to do are  biking and roller skating with my family. 

What is your favorite quote?

"If you can't fly, then run. If you can't run, then walk. If you can't walk, then crawl, but whatever you do, you have to keep moving forward." - Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

"Work Hard, Get Smart. Be Good, Change the World."