370 Hartford Avenue
Providence, RI 02909
Opening: August 2017
Grade: Five (growing to five to eight)
Hours: 7:15 a.m. – 4:10 p.m. Monday – Thursday; 7:15 a.m. – 12:40 p.m. Friday
Libby Miller is the founding principal of Achievement First Providence Mayoral Academy Middle School. Prior to Achievement First, Ms. Miller served for as one of the top performing principals in the STRIVE Preparatory charter school network in Denver. She worked at STRIVE for eight years, first as an eighth grade writing teacher, then as an assistant principal, and finally as principal for four years. Under her leadership, her school achieved the highest student, staff and parent satisfaction rates in the STRIVE Prep network and outperformed almost all of the other high-performing schools in Denver on the PARCC ELA assessment. Her school also served many English Language Learners and had a nationally-recognized Multi-Intensive Special Education Center, which reflects her commitment to inclusion for all students. Ms. Miller began her career as a Teach For America corps member in St. Louis, where she taught high school special education. She graduated cum laude from Bowdoin College and holds a master’s in Social Work from Washington University in St. Louis.
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