School Leader, KIPP Vida Preparatory Academy
Aisha Bonner is the school leader at KIPP Vida Preparatory Academy in South Los Angeles. Before leading at Vida, she was the founding fifth grade Science teacher at KIPP Scholar Academy. At Scholar, she held positions as Grade Level Lead, Instructional Lead, Dean, Assistant School Leader, and Interim School Leader. Also, while at Scholar, Aisha also stepped in as Interim School Leader for KIPP Academy of Opportunity. Prior to joining KIPP SoCal, Aisha taught first grade for five years. She graduated from Xavier University in Cincinnati, OH with a degree in Early Childhood Education and received further certifications from UCLA and Cal State LA upon moving to Los Angeles in 2007.