Angela Chapman, EdD, began her career in education as a teacher in Cleveland Heights, Ohio, followed by 11 years in school leadership. Ms. Chapman is the Instructional Superintendent for Cluster II. In 2002, she served as assistant principal of Upson Elementary in Euclid, Ohio, and then transitioned in 2003 to principal at Boulevard Magnet Elementary in Cleveland Heights, Ohio. She relocated to Metro Nashville Public Schools in 2005, serving as assistant principal at Whitsitt Elementary for two years. Following this, she became principal of Charlotte Park Elementary, where she led for three years. Due to her successes at Charlotte Park, Dr. Chapman was recruited to launch a turnaround effort at Ross Elementary, a nearby Nashville school. She led Ross to continuous improvement through 2013, when she moved to her most recent role as Director of Curriculum for Massillon City School District in Ohio. Dr. Chapman holds a bachelor’s degree in elementary education from University of Akron and a master’s degree in curriculum and instruction from Ashland University. She also holds an education doctorate degree in curriculum and instruction from Tennessee State University.
Cluster II includes Beers ES, Capitol Hill Montessori, Drew ES, Houston ES, Key ES, Langley ES, Leckie ES, Payne ES, Peabody ES, School Within a School, Stanton ES, and Watkins ES.