Meredith Aby-Keirstead portrait

Meredith Aby-Keirstead

  • Preferred Method of Communication:
  • Online Tools: Canvas
  • Where do I find materials if I'm absent: Canvas
  • Retake Policy: You can rewrite your essay for a higher grade
  • Google hangout for DA Humanities from 10-noon M, W, F

Meredith Aby-Keirstead grew up in Worthington, Minnesota (the turkey capital of the world). She graduated from Macalester College in St. Paul, Minnesota with a degree in history, women's studies, and Spanish. Meredith also has a masters in curriculum and instruction from the College of St. Scholastica and a certificate in Gifted and Talented Education from St. Thomas University.  

Meredith is the high school gifted and talented coordinator.  She coordinates both Dimensions Academy High School programs which serves gifted Jefferson and Kennedy students.  She also supports the Nobel creativity program at Kenendy High School.  Lastly, Meredith advises gifted students at both Bloomington high schools.

She is also teaching social studies part time at KHS (AP US Government and Politics and a DA AP Human Geography/ AP Comparative Politics).

She has been teaching in Bloomington Public Schools since 1997 and is the proud mother of a very creative 5th grader.

Gifted & Talented Coordinator / Social Studies
Jefferson High School
(952) 806-7811
Gifted & Talented Coordinator / Social Studies
Kennedy High School
(952) 681-6351
Gifted & Talented Coordinator
Educational Services Center
(952) 806-7811
Social Studies
Kennedy High School
(952) 806-7811


Class Name Periods Calendar Site
MA2038C 1 DA Math C 01 (Main/W)
SC2034C 1 DA Science C 02 (Main/Th)
SS2032C 1 AP Comparative Gov/Human Geo C 04 (Main/Th) Yes Yes
SS2032C 1 AP Comparative Gov/Human Geo C 04 (Main/Th) Yes Yes
AD2009 23 Advisory 9 AD (Main/W)
AD2000 10 Advisory AD (W)