Phone: (504) 218-5058
Degrees and Certifications:
Bachelors of Science, University of New Orleans, with a focus in education and human development
Alaa Alkurd is a first grade teacher at Arabi Elementary School. She graduated from the University of New Orleans with a Bachelor of Science with a focus on education and human development. She previously taught fifth grade and taught first grade for three years. She is a native of St. Bernard, and is a product of the St. Bernard school system, graduating with honors from Chalmette High. Alaa was brought up helping others, and it's her mission to see that every child's needs are met. Alaa is a mother to two beautiful children. She loves art, elephants, the color yellow, and reading. Alaa is beyond excited to begin the year and help every child grow.