LEAD Charter School

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LEAD Charter School, NJ's first alternative charter high school, seeks an exceptional educational leaders for its Founding Team.

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  • 9-12
  • NJ - North

What makes us unique
The mission of LEAD is to enable students ages 16-21 in grades 9-12 in Newark, NJ to master the essential skills crucial for success in postsecondary education, career, and community leadership within a global society.
Ideal candidate fit
Disconnected, over-age (16-21), under-credited students are Opportunity Youth (OY) - society's greatest untapped asset. Meeting OY where they are raises student engagement. Strong school culture drives motivation. Personalized academic and social supports accelerated growth.
You are mission-driven, relentless, collaborative, and cross-functional. You use data and assessment to improve accountability and effectiveness. You strive for real-world applications of learning to prepare students for post-graduation success.

Our Students

90% Low income

99% of Color

5% ELL

20% Special needs

Our Faculty