Degrees and Certifications:
Melinda Hall is currently is the elementary gifted education teacher for St. Bernard Parish. She has spent her entire career in the St. Bernard Parish School System and has taught at both the elementary and middle school levels. She loves teaching! Her favorite subjects to teach are engineering, computer coding, math, presidential history, and writing.
She is certified to teach first through eighth grades and has an additional gifted certification. She also has a master’s degree in educational administration. She works with the Academic Games program at all grade levels, coaches the district’s elementary team, serves on the National Board for the Academic Games League of America, and judges both Equations and On-sets at the national competitions. She enjoys working with the Mississippi River Delta Institute and loves teaching students about the beauty and importance of our wetlands and river. She has been extremely involved in the St. Bernard Parish Reading Association for over twenty years and assists with the Districts Young Authors’ Program.
Mrs. Hall is a lifelong resident of St. Bernard Parish. She is most proud of her son, who is currently attending Tulane University. In her free time, she teaches an indoor cycling class, lifts weights, rides her bike, practices yoga, swims, reads, and occasionally plays golf.