About Mrs. Fanella

  • Hi! my name is Laura Fanella. I am so excited to be teaching Kindergarten this year! This will be my 11th year at Hillcrest School. I was a reading interventionist for 5 years and a kindergarten teacher for 6. I graduated from Kendall College with my Type 04 Certification which means that I can teach Birth-Grade 3. I also have my Master's in Reading and am a Certified Reading Specialist. 

    I live in Antioch (Go Sequoit's) with my husband Jeff and our children Lea and Ian. Both of my kids are in college and will be remote learning too.

    A Little More About Me:

    Favorite Color: Purple

    Favorite Candy: York Peppermint Patties

    Favorite Books: Frederick, Because of Winn Dixie

    Favorite Things to Do: spend time with my family, ski, walk, Jazzercise


    I look forward to getting to know you this school year!