Charter schools are unzoned public schools that by law must admit anyone who applies by blind lottery. Charters are funded and regulated by the state but are run (in most states) by non-profit organizations.
Charters are independent and may create proprietary learning experiences for students.
What is the SA mission?
Our dual mission is to: Build exceptional, world-class public schools that prove children from all backgrounds can succeed in college and life; and advocate across the country to change public policies that prevent so many children from having access to opportunity.
What’s the timeline for applying?
We’re hiring now for this school year and next school year teaching positions.
Do I need an education degree to teach at Success Academy?
There's no specific college major required to become an SA teacher. Success Academy provides world-class training and unparalleled support to help teachers reach their highest potential.
What if I don't envision myself teaching long term?
Teaching is a great first step in any career. You’ll draw on the content knowledge you developed in college and have an enormous positive impact, while building skills relevant to any field, including project management, leadership, public speaking, data analytics, and time management.
What is the compensation for teaching at Success Academy?
Success Academy offers its teachers competitive salaries, generous paid time off, comprehensive health plans, employee wellness programs -- including free fitness classes -- and retirement benefits.