Lower School Faculty Bio Details

Alana Cimillo

Faculty Information

First Name
Alana
Last Name
Cimillo
Title(s)
Kindergarten Head Teacher
School Email
(Primary)
School Phone
212-744-2335 ext.2030
Department(s)
Faculty, LS, Supervisor
Biography

Alana Cimillo is thrilled to be entering her ninth year teaching Kindergarten at Chapin. A graduate of Salve Regina University in Rhode Island, she earned her bachelor's degree in early childhood education. After completing her master's degree in literacy education at Teachers College, Columbia University, she continued to expand her passion for children's literature. She loves to explore new titles, and she recently discovered her new favorite author/illustrator: Christian Robinson. In her free time, she enjoys going for long walks with her friendly dog Eli, visiting the beach, and painting with watercolors.