The Stable with Dr. Kelly

Jack Pasquale, Columnist

For the this special Thanksgiving installment of The Stable, we interviewed Bronxville High School’s Assistant Superintendent Dr. Rachel Kelly.  We hope everyone has a Happy and Safe Thanksgiving!

 

What is your name?

Rachel L Kelly, PhD

 

What is your current position?

Assistant Superintendent

 

How long have you been at Bronxville High School?

This is my 26th year

 

How long have you been in education?

32 years

 

What COVID-19 advice would you give to stay safe during Thanksgiving break?

Maintain in person contact with only your close family members.  Have others join you over Zoom to connect and celebrate.

 

Will you be travelling this Thanksgiving or staying safely home?

Staying safely home

 

True or False: Masks should be worn by everyone?

TRUE

 

Yes or No: Social distancing is smart behavior?

Yes

 

True or False: Hands must be washed carefully?

TRUE

 

Do you like cats or dogs better?

Cats

 

Which is your favorite streaming service?

Netflix

 

What are you streaming now?

Money Heist

 

What is your favorite breakfast?

Eggs

 

Where is your favorite vacation spot?

Casa de Campo, Dominican Republic

 

What is your favorite flavor of ice cream?

Coffee

 

What is your favorite band?

Simon & Garfunkel

 

What is the best advice someone ever gave you?

My mom made it clear to me early on that it doesn’t matter what people think of me — it matters what I think of myself.

 

What is one thing no one knows about you?

I played basketball on the JCC boy’s team in Junior High because there wasn’t a girl’s team.