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Orient Heights


Katie Cella

5th Grade English Teacher

Katie is the fifth grade English teacher at Excel Academy Orient Heights. Before coming to Excel, she completed the Match Teacher Residency program, which included a year of tutoring middle school students at Match Middle School. Before that, she earned an undergraduate degree in international studies at Cedarville University, a master’s in journalism and Middle Eastern studies from New York University, and wrote English curriculum for Kenyan schools through Bridge International Academies.