Zhila Larijani

Program Director

“Children learn best in an environment where they can explore, examine, and ask questions.”

Zhila Larijani has over 18 years of experience in the field of education, and currently serves as a principal and Program Manager at Stratford School’s Danville Sycamore Valley and Danville Blackhawk campus. Before taking on her current role, Zhila spent ten years teaching both preschool and elementary students.

Zhila believes that Stratford School nurtures children's minds by offering a curriculum focused on core subjects, that is integrated with STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math) learning to foster 21st century skills.

Zhila is proud to be a part of a school that promotes curiosity, critical thinking, and creativity.