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East Boston


Rikelma Jimenez-Hidalgo

5th and 6th Grade Social Studies Teacher

Rikelma Jimenez joined Excel’s staff in 2016 and currently serves as the 5th and 6th social studies teacher at Excel Academy East Boston. Prior to Excel, Rikelma served as a humanities specialist, and co-taught 8th grade English at Inwood Academy for Leadership Charter School, in New York City. Rikelma holds a bachelor’s degree in history from American University.