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