Our Team


Bethany Hickey

Dean of Student Supports

Bethany joined Excel’s staff in 2013 and currently serves as Excel Academy Chelsea’s Dean of Student Supports. Prior to this role, Bethany served  as Excel Academy Chelsea’s 7th grade Learning Specialist and 7th Grade Level Team Chair for three years. Before arriving at Excel, she taught substantially separate special education and English at the Wright Middle School in Chelsea, MA through Teach for America. Bethany holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Miami in Florida as well as a master’s degree in education from Boston University. Bethany also previously participated in the Building Excellent Schools LENS Program.