David Bell, MAT

1st Grade Teacher
Phone Number

David Bell joined the Hopkins Public Schools in 2013. He taught 2nd and 4th grade for three years in New Mexico. He served in the Peace Corps, living in a small village in Niger, West Africa. His wife Salamatou and daughter Halimatou (17) are both natives of Niger. He has two sons, Kirk (7) and Salim (3).

David has a BM in Music Performance from the University of Cincinnati and an MAT in Elementary Education from Western New Mexico University. He loves playing with his children, running, tennis, and seeing kids excited to come to school!

School Hours

Grades K–6

Office Hours 

Kids & Company


Dr. Greta Evans-Becker Natalie Sawatzky, Assistant Principal