Christine Melita has served as the Assistant Principal for Dag Hammarskjold Middle School since 2016. Prior to this, she taught 8th grade English/Language Arts in Clinton, Connecticut. She graduated with Honors from UConn's Neag School of Education with a B.A. in Secondary English Education and an M.A. in Curriculum and Instruction. She later went on to earn her 6th year degree in Educational Leadership, also from UConn.