In 2018, Innovate Public Schools recognized Summit K2 for providing exceptional outcomes for Latino learners in English. Summit K2 is authorized by the Contra Costa County Office of Education and is tuition-free and open to all students. Summit K2 will serve grades 7 through 12 by Fall 2020. As a public school, enrollment is open to all students in grades 7 through 12.
Summit K2 | Executive Director
Shilpa joined Summit in 2009, as a student teacher in History, and has taught 7th, 9th, and 12th grades, and participated in Summit’s Leadership and Instructional Fellows program. Shilpa’s teaching has been profiled on the Teaching Channel and Reading Like a Historian websites, and she has served as a curriculum advisor to SHEG (Stanford History Education Group). Since then, she was been a founding teacher at Summit K2, as well as an Assistant Director, and now serves as K2’s Executive Director. Shilpa earned her B.A. in Political Science from Williams College, and her Ed.M and teaching credential from Stanford University. Shilpa is passionate about empowering students to enact social change and to realize their fullest potential,regardless of their backgrounds. Prior to Summit, Shilpa worked with Envision Schools and taught in her hometown, New York City.