The Bridge Academy

Hear from Elaine Roper about leading students to success at The Bridge Academy.

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Meet Elaine Roper

Teacher Ambassador

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I believe this is where I will be most effective in creating change. The Bridge Academy focuses on creating pathways to success for each of our students.


  • 9th & 11th Grade English Teacher



    • 2018 Faculty Speaker at Graduation

    Teacher Certification Program

    Why I Teach

    I teach because I want to represent African-Americans in the field of education. It is important for students of color to see themselves represented in the people who teach them.

    The Bridge Academy by the numbers

    • 22

      Dedicated Teachers

    • 280

      Engaged Learners

    • 45,000

      New Teacher Starting Salary

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