Phone: Ext. 561245


Degrees and Certifications:

Jill Alie

My name is Jill Alie. I started teaching in 1994.  I graduated with a BS in Rehabilitation Counseling from Springfield College in Springfield, MA. I received my MSEd in Special Education from Simmons University in Boston, MA.  I have Reading and ESOL Endorsements and have a Reading Specialist Certification. I am originally from New England. (Go Patriots!!!) In 2000, I married my husband and moved to Georgia. We have three children, a daughter in college, and two sons who attend Forsyth County Schools. I taught special education for over 15 years and have now been teaching Multilingual Learners. When I am not in the classroom, you can find me on the soccer fields, listening to live music with my husband and spending time with my family. We have a Corgi/Sheltie rescue and a beautiful ginger cat we love dearly. I am so happy to be teaching your children here at New Hope and look forward to a wonderful school year!! Happy to be a Nighthawk!

Phone: Ext. 561194


Degrees and Certifications:

Gaby Schenk

Hello! I'm Gaby Schenk, and I am so excited to be teaching ESOL at New Hope!

I earned my bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood Education with an ESOL endorsement from Georgia State University. I am going into my 9th year of teaching with Forsyth County Schools. I have taught ESOL, Kindergarten, 4th grade and 5th grade!

I was born in Quito, Ecuador, but grew up in Forsyth County. My husband and I currently live in Forsyth with our two dogs, Max and Maycee. We are so excited to welcome our first child, Levi, in early July! In my free time I enjoy going to concerts, traveling, running, and spending time with my family and friends.

I am so excited to open a new school, and I look forward to building strong relationships with our Nighthawk students and families! 

Phone: Ext. 562240


Degrees and Certifications:

Hannah Wisener

Hi, I'm Hannah Wisener, and I'll be teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) at New Hope!

I earned a bachelor's degree in Early Childhood Education with an ESOL endorsement from Berry College in Rome, Georgia. Last year, I taught 3rd grade at Midway Elementary School.

I grew up in Cumming and now live here with my husband and our dog, Millie. I also have a horse named Henry! I spend most of my free time at the barn. Henry and I compete in show jumping at local shows. I also love to hike and travel. I always look forward to visiting new places and trying new things with my family and friends!

I cannot wait to build relationships and establish our New Hope community with our Nighthawk students and their families!