Phone: 540-662-3471 ext. 45130


Degrees and Certifications:

MA, Secondary Education, Marywood University, 2017 BA, History, The University of Scranton, 2013

Mr. Alex Barbolish


Originally from Pennsylvania, Mr. Barbolish formerly taught American history at Richmond County Middle School in Warsaw, VA before joining the Handley faculty.  He also spent several summers abroad teaching ESL to elementary and middle school students in Krakow, Poland.

Mr. Barbolish also has experience in the fields of archaeology and historic preservation, and enjoys traveling, running, hiking, backpacking, and other outdoor activities in his free time.

Courses Taught:

World History I

Honors World History I