Susie Bello has over 15 years of experience in education as a Teacher, Department
Head, Mathematics and Science Instructional Coach, Curriculum Specialist,
Assistant Principal, and Principal. Mrs. Bello began her educational career as an
elementary teacher and department head in Miami-Dade County Public Schools. She
was then recruited to become a curriculum support specialist for the district
supporting 10 elementary schools and K-8 centers. She was paramount in
transforming low performing schools to meet the needs of twenty-first century
learners through use of technology and strategies for creating a positive culture. She
was part of Superintendent Carvalhoís team that succeeded with zero F schools in
the M-DCPS district. This experience led her into an administrative position with
AcadeMir Charter Schools, Inc.
Mrs. Bello served as the Assistant Principal and Mathematics and Science
Instructional Coach at AcadeMir Preparatory Academy (APA) and AcadeMir Charter
School Middle (ACSM). In her time there, ACSM became an A rated high performing
school and APA made huge gains and had academic success. She assisted both
schools with receiving SACS/COGNIA Accreditation.
More recently, Mrs. Bello opened AcadeMir Charter School of Math and Science, an
elementary school in Homestead, FL. She is now the proud principal of AcadeMir
Charter School West located in Miami, FL.
Mrs. Bello graduated Magna Cum Laude with a masterís degree in educational
leadership from Grand Canyon University and with the distinction of being placed on
the Deanís List. She received her bachelorís degree from Florida International
A Tuition-Free Public Charter School
Susie Bello, M.S. Ed.