305 Greenfield Street
Hartford, CT 06112
Opened: August 2008
Grades: K to four
Number of Students in 2016-17: 446
Hours: 7:15 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. M – Thurs; 7:15 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Friday
Kerri-Ann T. Thomas is the principal of AF Hartford Academy Elementary School. Ms. Thomas most recently served as the STEM dean at AF Endeavor Elementary in Brooklyn, where 81% of students in both third and fourth grades earned at or above proficient on the 2016 New York State Test, a 24 percentage point increase from 2015. The school's fourth graders also took the science section of the state test, and 100% of students scored at or above proficient. Born and raised in Brooklyn, she joined Achievement First as a founding teacher at AF Endeavor Elementary. In addition to teaching, Ms. Thomas is the author of two children's books titled The Coffee Shop and Roll Call.
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