Acero Schools Overview

  • Founded
  • 1998
  • Status
  • Private
  • Employees
  • 501
  • Latest Deal Type
  • Grant
  • Latest Deal Amount
  • $2.81M
Latest Deal Amount
  • Investors
  • 3

Acero Schools General Information


Operator of an academic institution intended to transform minds through academic empowerment and success. The company's institution operates through a charter management organization and they run schools offering education and training to students, enabling students to have educational opportunities that will launch life-long learners, discerners and doers.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
UNO Charter School Network
Ownership Status
Privately Held (no backing)
Financing Status
Primary Industry
Educational and Training Services (B2C)
Other Industries
Other Services (B2C Non-Financial)
Primary Office
  • 209 West Jackson Boulevard
  • Suite 500
  • Chicago, IL 60606
  • United States
+1 (312) 000-0000
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Acero Schools Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
3. Grant 01-Jan-2012 $2.81M Completed Generating Revenue
2. Grant 01-May-2006 000 Completed Startup
1. Grant $180K Completed Startup
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Acero Schools Executive Team (11)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Richard Rodriguez JD Chief Executive Officer
Richard Valerga Chief Operating Officer
Araceli Cruz General Counsel & Chief Administrative Officer
Matthew Rodriguez Chief Education Officer
Helena Stangle Chief External Affairs Officer
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Acero Schools Board Members (15)

Name Representing Role Since
Douglass Hewitt JD Acero Schools Vice Chairman 000 0000
Gilberto Muñoz Acero Schools Board Member 000 0000
Hardik Bhatt Self Board Member 000 0000
Jairo Naranjo Acero Schools Board Member 000 0000
Janet Sisler Acero Schools Board Member 000 0000
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Acero Schools Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %ile
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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Acero Schools Investors (3)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
The Walton Family Foundation Limited Partner 000 0000 000000 0
Capital One Financial Corporation 000 0000 000000 0
NewSchools Venture Fund Not-For-Profit Venture Capital 000 0000 000000 0
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