UP Academy is an inclusive and progressive elementary micro-school that utilizes a concept and project based curriculum to promote whole child growth. Our graduate standards of growth mindset, scientific mind, social emotional intelligence, executive functioning, and influencing action allow students to apply the knowledge, skills and concepts they master in school to the real world. Our students develop 21st century skills, a global perspective, and empathetic action in an environment that nurtures creativity and encourages curiosity. Our mission is to be inclusive of students with physical disabilities. Our classrooms have students of all abilities collaborating, problem solving and building the future together.
Are you looking for an incredible school with the opportunity for creativity and creation of your own curriculum? Do you love organized chaos and project based learning? Our educators say they couldn't imagine working anywhere else. Must be organized, hard-working, and ready to be a changemaker in education. Strong interpersonal communication skills and leadership are a must. Open-mindedness willingness to learn, ability to be coached, and a strong emphasis on relationships with colleagues and families is essential. Understanding differentiation for a small group of gifted, neurodiverse, and neurotypical learners is important for success. We can't wait to meet you, collaborate with you, and advocate for inclusive learning together!
Small class sizes, independence, creativity, PD allowance, inclusive atmosphere, kids who love learning, health/dental/vision/disability/life insurance, retirement matching, fizzy water stocked fridge and office dog.