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Success Academy Hell’s Kitchen

Quick Facts

  • K-3 Current grades
  • 2013 Opened
  • K-4 Planned grades
  • 2 District


Michael LaFrancis

Michael joined Success Academy in 2013 as the founding Business Operations Manager of SA Hell’s Kitchen, and he later transitioned to SA Williamsburg to become a Leadership Resident. Before joining Success Academy, he worked as the finance and operations manager at the Yale University Bookstore. Michael is originally from Windsor, Conn., and earned a bachelor’s degree in English from Clark University and a master’s degree from Southern Connecticut State University. When he’s not in school, you can find him reading and writing poetry or globetrotting—recent adventures include Istanbul, Indonesia, and Thailand!