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Mrs. Kim Bell

First Grade Teacher

Kim Bell has been employed at Arab Primary School since 2016 as a first grade long-term substitute teacher for one year and as a first grade teacher. Before coming to APS, Mrs. Bell worked in Memphis for 15 years as a preschool teacher and third grade teacher at Grace-St. Luke's Episcopal School. Her undergraduate degree in early childhood development is from The University of Memphis. Mrs. Bell holds a master's degree in elementary education from Union University, where she graduated Summa Cum Laude. She holds an Alabama certification in early childhood education and reading.


Mrs. Bell has been married to her husband, Bob since 1991, and they live in Guntersville. They have three adult children, who all live in different states. Her hobbies include reading, baking, kayaking, and cheering for The University of Alabama football team.