Growing Up Green Charter Schools

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Small, progressive-model charter school network with 3 campuses across Queens, NY. Currently serving grades PK-8.

Charter network

http://www.gugcs.org

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  • K-5
  • 6-8
  • Queens

What makes us unique
Growing Up Green Charter Schools empowers children to be conscious, contributing members of their community through a rigorous curriculum and an engaging green culture. Graduates will be prepared to attend high-performing schools where their strong sense of self sets them apart.
Ideal candidate fit
...in our mission ...in the importance of environmental sustainability ...that students learn best when they guide their own discovery and exploration
if you have a demonstrated ability to work collaboratively with a team of teachers, knowledge of Responsive Classroom, experience in environmental education, and excellent organizational skills, among other qualifications.

Our Students

52% Low income

48% of Color

9% ELL

19% Special needs



Our Faculty

24% of Color

86% > 3 yrs exp