Jessica Maxwell

Teacher - Grade Level Chair

“Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.” - Mahatma Gandhi

Jessica Maxwell is a a founding teacher at Brilla College Prep and the Grade & Content Lead for 3rd Grade. Mrs. Maxwell holds a B.A. in Elementary Education and a Master’s degree in Curriculum and Instruction. Before joining Brilla College Prep, Mrs. Maxwell taught third grade with Uncommon Schools in Brooklyn. Before coming to New York, Mrs. Maxwell taught for 7 years in Omaha, Nebraska. She lives with her husband and three children and loves spending time with her family, cooking, and writing poetry. Mrs. Maxwell hopes to one day visit Italy and learn more about her ancestry.