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Meet Our Colorado Connections Academy School Leader

Chaille Hymes

Executive Director

Chaille Hymes

Chaille Hymes has been in education since 2001. She was an elementary classroom teacher at a bricks-and-mortar school for four years, and joined the Colorado Connections Academy teaching staff in August 2005 as an elementary teacher.

In the summer of 2008, the Colorado Department of Education honored Mrs. Hymes as the first Online Teacher of the Year. That summer, she joined the school support team for Connections Academy.

After completing her master’s degree in administration, Mrs. Hymes returned to Colorado Connections Academy as an assistant principal. She is very passionate about supporting the families, students, and staff and is looking forward to leading the school as it grows in the coming years.

Mrs. Hymes spends a lot of her spare time with her family. She is married and has three stepchildren plus two young sons who keep her on her toes.