Aurora Community School
Short bio: Meredith has worked in Urban Education for the past 16 years, empowering teachers, leaders, and students in traditionally underserved populations. Before founding ACS, she worked as a Director of School Support with the Achievement Network, where she collaborated with leadership teams to strengthen school-wide instructional practices. Meredith is a life-long educator, whose educational career began in Baltimore City Public Schools, where she served as a teacher, coach and Director of Teacher Support and Development. She prioritizes educating young people to be agents of change for issues of injustice in their world, which is what Aurora Community School was founded o
Meredith co-founded Aurora Community School with another Moonshot Fellow, Jessica Martin.
Name of Venture: Aurora Community School
Type of venture: School
Launch date: Fall 2019
Grade level(s): K-8 (In Fall 2019, we will serve students in grades K-2 & 6)
Target Geography: Aurora, CO 80011