Growing Up Green Charter Schools

New York

Small, progressive-model charter school network with 4 campuses across Queens, NY. Currently serving grades K-8.

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.

GUGCS teaches students our school culture through the acronym GREEN: Giving, Respect, Empower, Embrace, and Nurture. Students are taught the expectations of our GREEN culture through assemblies, class meetings, and various lessons.

Info
https://www.gugcs.org
Kindergarten - 8th
  • Queens
  • Overview

    Small, progressive-model charter school network with 4 campuses across Queens, NY. Currently serving grades K-8.

    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.

    GUGCS teaches students our school culture through the acronym GREEN: Giving, Respect, Empower, Embrace, and Nurture. Students are taught the expectations of our GREEN culture through assemblies, class meetings, and various lessons.

    Strong commitment to Growing Up Green Charter Schools mission and green theme

    Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively with a team of teachers

    Knowledge of Responsive Classroom

    Experience in environmental education a plus

    Experience with technology integration

    Demonstrate commitment to working with diverse populations of families and students, including those at-risk

    Excellent organizational skills

    Our Faculty
    45 %
    86 %
    Info
    https://www.gugcs.org
    Kindergarten - 8th
  • Queens
  • Our Students
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    70 %
    15 %
    35 %
    Our Faculty
    45 %
    86 %