Rachelle Minix

School Leader, KIPP Adelante Preparatory Academy

Rachelle Minix is school leader at KIPP Adelante Preparatory Academy. Previously, she was the founding Principal of KIPP Sol Academy. Rachelle began her career as a high school special education teacher at both the Los Angeles Unified School District and Green Dot, and Assistant Director of The Kelter Center, a nonpublic agency. Rachelle began her teaching career with Teach For America in Los Angeles where, among many things, she is proud to have coached several undefeated girl’s soccer teams. Rachelle earned her bachelor’s degree at the University of Pennsylvania, her master’s degree at California State University Dominguez Hills, and her doctorate at the University of Southern California.