Ms. Kelly O'Connell
MS/HS English Teacher

Kelly is originally from West Cork in Ireland. She graduated with a BA Honours Degree in Irish, English and Media Studies from the University of Limerick, Ireland in 2013 and following that completed a Professional Diploma in Education, in 2014 with a focus on Language Learning where she specialized in Irish and English as an Additional Language. After completing her studies, she secured a permanent position teaching English and Irish in her home county before seeking sandier pastures and moving to Abu Dhabi to teach English and EAL in 2017. Kelly has a keen interest in sports and has played basketball and Gaelic football her whole life. Travelling is one of her passions and she is enjoying all of the travel opportunities Abu Dhabi has to offer.