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Ms. Lisette Acosta


My name is Ms. Lisette Acosta and this is my third year teaching and inspiring young lives at Barack Obama Elementary School in Hempstead, N.Y.! For the 2020-20201 school year, I am teaching 6th grade. In previous years, I have taught both 3rd and 5th grade students. I received my Bachelor's Degree in Elementary Education from SUNY Old Westbury College in Old Westbury, N.Y. I received my Master's Degree in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages at Touro College in Bay Shore, N.Y. I am a very passionate and organized teacher that is constantly learning new methods to teach my students so that they are engaged and consistently inquiring in both the classroom and the world around them.

If you have any questions for me, you may contact me at my school email: or through the ClassDojo Application.


Ms. Acosta