Cindy Jimenez


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

My first language was Spanish. I grew up in a small town in Rockland County, NY.

Where did you go to college?

SUNY NEW Paltz and CUNY City College

What was your favorite book in middle school?

Anne Frank: The Diary of Young Girl


What is the best part of teaching at Hamilton Grange?

Working with experienced staff that is centered on students.

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

Going to the park with my son and spending time with my family.

What is your favorite quote?

“The greatness of a man is not in how much wealth he acquires, but in his integrity and his ability to affect those around him positively.”  - Bob Marley