At STEM School Highlands Ranch we put innovation at the center of learning to unleash the potential of all students and prepare them for an exponentially changing world.
Amie McElroy, known as Ms. Mac by her students, joined STEM as the K-8 Dean in the Fall of 2020 and was promoted to Interim Elementary School Director in the Spring of 2022. She officially moved into the Elementary School Director position at the start of the 2022-23 school year.
Before joining STEM, she taught chemistry for 13 years in Jeffco Public Schools. During her time in the classroom, Ms. Mac prioritized creating a safe and rigorous learning environment by building positive relationships with her students and creating content that was relevant and challenged her students’ critical thinking skills. Ms. Mac has a strong passion for equity in education and leads the Diversity, Equity and Inclusion committee for the STEM.
Ms. Mac earned her bachelor’s in Biology with a minor in Secondary Education from Colorado State University and her master’s in Educational Leadership from the University of Colorado at Denver. She lives in Littleton with her husband and 4 children. In her free time, she enjoys Jiu Jitsu, yoga, traveling and anything outdoors.
Favorite Starbucks Drink or Snack: Almond milk latte or Chai latte
Favorite Snacks: Anything chocolate
Favorite Places to Eat: Anywhere I love food
Favorite Drinks: Water, coffee
Favorite Place to Shop: Anywhere I love to shop
Hobbies: Yoga, Jiu Jitsu, anything outdoors
Favorite Colors: Black and Navy