Imagine school enrollment infusing UBER principles. Convenience & Consistency!

On this Saturday April 29, 2017, (9 AM) you are cordially invited to STAR Day at STAR Academy Charter School. With limited spaces available, a convenient process has been created, for you to enroll your child within 15 minutes. Attendees will also be entered automatically to win a NEW iPad Mini 4. 

With a growing demand to enroll in STAR Academy, it is a first come, first serve school.

Give them a call if you have any questions about STAR Day. 901.387.5050 

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http://www.staracademycharter.org



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Principal Opening at STAR Academy Charter School
Principal Job Opening:

STAR Academy College Preparatory Charter School in Memphis, Tennessee, is now accepting resumes for the position of Principal for the 2016-17 school year. Our tuition-free, public charter school, founded in 2004, promotes strong ties to the community to help learners build their self, collective, and cultural identities within a holistic educational environment of social and academic excellence.

The Principal will be a strong, innovative leader with charter school experience preferred. S/he will be able to build strong relationships and articulate the school’s vision with a variety of stakeholders in a school community known for its warmth and family values. The ideal candidate must have an ability to support implementation of a vision and guiding principles to ensure a positive, achievement-focused school culture among teachers, staff, students and their families. Extensive Title 1 experience is definitely a “plus.”

Qualifications-
• Five or more years successful teaching experience
• A minimum of three years successful school leadership experience (provide evidence)
• Tennessee Teaching License with Highly Qualified Status
• Must possess or be eligible for Tennessee Administrative Licensure
• Masters’ Degree in Educational Leadership or Related Field, Doctorate Preferred

Qualified candidates should submit resume and cover letter to David Middleton at the following e-mail address: dmiddleton@staracademycharter.org .

Deadline to apply—Friday, June 24, 2016.
Full description, here:

STAR Academy College Preparatory Charter School Immediate Job Openings Email resume and cover letter to: aholloway@staracademycharter.org

Deadline to apply: Friday, November 20, 2015

Music Instructor (Part-time) STAR Academy College Preparatory Charter School is currently seeking a highly skilled music educator. Qualified applicants must have a passion for urban education, have high academic and social expectations for students, and enjoy collaborating with a team in an innovative environment. Experience in the elementary school setting and/or with elementary students, preferred.

Kindergarten Teacher STAR Academy College Preparatory Charter School is currently seeking a Highly Qualified, classroom teacher who possesses an Apprentice or Professional Tennessee Teaching License in Elementary Education/Early Childhood Education. Qualified applicants must have a love for young children, passion for urban education, have high academic and social expectations for students, and enjoy collaborating with a team in an innovative environment. Applicants must also be highly skilled in the following areas:

1. Classroom Management

2. Teaching children the foundational skills of reading—Phonemic Awareness, Phonics, Sight Word Fluency, Comprehension, Oral and Written Language, etc.

3. Differentiating Instruction to accommodate all levels of learners

4. In-depth knowledge and skill in alignment of instruction to the Common Core Standards and Effective use of evidence-based strategies for Reading instruction

5. Evidence of skillful implementation of a balanced literacy program

6. Effective use of data to inform instruction

7. Experience with meeting the needs of ALL levels of students within a classroom setting and closing the learning gap with students performing below grade level 8. Highly skilled in student and parent relations

English Language Learners (ELL) Teacher (Part-time) STAR Academy Charter School is currently seeking a certified ELL teacher who is passionate about helping our English Language Learners become proficient in the English language and accessing their grade-level curriculum. Applicants must also be highly skilled in the following areas:  Administering diagnostic and state mandated assessments of English Language Learners.  Evaluating, determining goals for and tracking progress of individual English language learners, and communicating with faculty, students and families.  Maintaining ELL records.  Supporting students.  Providing direct ELL instruction to small groups of students and/or providing inclusion support for ELA classes containing ELL students, based on case load.  Working specifically with ELL students during assigned periods of the day on helping to access general education curriculum and build ELA skills.  Supporting student use of additional technology-enhanced learning tools to support ELL students’ language acquisition.  Advising teachers on modifying/accommodating curriculum for ELL students and sharing best practices to ensure high quality content instruction and learning is attained.

Teacher Assistant/Co-Teacher STAR Academy Charter School is currently seeking a Highly Qualified teacher assistant to assist the classroom teacher with monitoring student learning, administering academic interventions, and managing day-to-day classroom operations. Qualified applicants must have a passion for urban education, have high academic and social expectations for students, and enjoy collaborating with a team in an innovative environment. Experience with implementing Response to Intervention Programs and preparing students for state mandated tests is a “plus.” Associates Degree or Higher, preferred.

Substitute Teachers STAR Academy College Preparatory Charter School is currently seeking skilled individuals to substitute teach during the 2015-2016 school year. A college degree and experience in the elementary school environment is preferred. Qualified applicants must have a passion for urban education, have high academic and social expectations for students, and enjoy collaborating with a team in an innovative environment. Retired certified teachers are urged to apply.

Immediate Openings—Title I/ESEA Instructional Facilitator/Coach

STAR Academy College Preparatory Charter School is currently seeking a motivated educational leader to facilitate its school-wide Title I/NCLB program. Qualified applicants must have a passion for urban education, high expectations for the school community, have experience with Title I/ESEA budgets and the 10 Title I/ESEA program components.

Applicants must have at least 5 years of experience as an educator and possess the following:

 should also have in-depth knowledge of data analysis, response to intervention, and closing achievement gaps in grades K-5.

 experience with facilitating Professional Learning Communities to maximize student achievement

 preparing students for high levels of performance on state mandated assessments

Additionally, a current Professional level Tennessee teaching license and Masters’ Degree or higher are required.

 

Immediate Openings–Elementary Instructors

STAR Academy College Preparatory Charter School is currently seeking Highly Qualified, classroom teachers who possess an Apprentice or Professional Tennessee Teaching License in Elementary Education. Qualified applicants must have a passion for urban education, have high academic and social expectations for students, and enjoy collaborating with a team in an innovative environment.

Experience with preparing students for high levels of performance on state mandated assessments is a “plus.” Interested applicants should submit a resume and cover letter, electronically, by Tuesday, July 29, 2014 to Angela Holloway, school principal.

Interested applicants should submit a resume and cover letter, electronically, by Tuesday, July 29, 2014 at 11:59 p.m. to Angela Holloway, school principal.

STAR Academy Charter School

3260 James Road / Memphis, Tennessee 38128 / 901-387-5050

aholloway@staracademycharter.org

2014-2015 STAR Academy College Preparatory Charter School Job Openings

Elementary Instructors (Interim and Permanent)

STAR Academy College Preparatory Charter School is currently seeking licensed 2nd, 3rd, 4th, and 5th grade Mathematics and Reading/Language Arts teachers for the 2014-2015 school year. Qualified applicants must have a passion for urban education, have high academic and social expectations for students, and enjoy collaborating with a team in an innovative environment.  Experience with preparing students for high levels of performance on state mandated assessments is a “plus.”  Retired certified teachers are urged to apply for interim status. Interested applicants should submit a resume and cover letter, electronically, by May 2, 2014 to Angela Holloway, school principal.

STAR Academy Charter School

3260 James Road

Memphis, Tennessee 38128

901-387-5050

aholloway@staracademycharter.org

 

Elementary Instructors (Interim and Permanent)

STAR Academy College Preparatory Charter School is currently seeking licensed kindergarten and first grade teachers for the 2014-2015 school year. Qualified applicants must have a passion for urban education, have high academic and social expectations for students, and enjoy collaborating with a team in an innovative environment.  Experience with preparing students for high levels of performance on state mandated assessments is a “plus.”  Retired certified teachers are urged to apply for interim status. Interested applicants should submit a resume and cover letter, electronically, by May 2, 2014 to Angela Holloway, school principal.

STAR Academy Charter School

3260 James Road

Memphis, Tennessee 38128

901-387-5050

aholloway@staracademycharter.org

 

Substitute Teachers

STAR Academy College Preparatory Charter School is currently seeking skilled individuals to substitute teach during the 2014-2015 school year. A college degree and experience in the elementary school environment is preferred.  Qualified applicants must have a passion for urban education, have high academic and social expectations for students, and enjoy collaborating with a team in an innovative environment. Retired certified teachers are urged to apply. Interested applicants should submit a resume and cover letter, electronically, by May 2, 2014 to Angela Holloway, school principal.

STAR Academy Charter School

3260 James Road

Memphis, Tennessee 38128

901-387-5050

aholloway@staracademycharter.org

 

 

Reading/Language Arts and Mathematics Interventionists (Part-time)

STAR Academy College Preparatory Charter School is currently seeking content area interventionists to provide additional academic support for students who struggle in Mathematics and/or Reading/Language Arts for the 2014-2015 school year.  Qualified applicants must have a passion for urban education, have high academic and social expectations for students, and enjoy collaborating with a team in an innovative environment.  Experience with school intervention and closing the achievement gap, preferred. Retired educators are urged to apply. Interested applicants should submit a resume and cover letter, electronically, by May 2, 2014 to Angela Holloway, school principal.

STAR Academy Charter School

3260 James Road

Memphis, Tennessee 38128

901-387-5050

aholloway@staracademycharter.org

 

Chess Instructor (Part-time)

STAR Academy College Preparatory Charter School is currently seeking a highly skilled chess instructor for the 2014-2015 school year. Qualified applicants must have a passion for urban education, have high academic and social expectations for students, and enjoy collaborating with a team in an innovative environment.  Experience in the elementary school setting and/or with elementary students, preferred. Interested applicants should submit a resume and cover letter, electronically, by May 2, 2014 to Angela Holloway, school principal.

STAR Academy Charter School

3260 James Road

Memphis, Tennessee 38128

901-387-5050

aholloway@staracademycharter.org

Music Instructor (Part-time)

STAR Academy College Preparatory Charter School is currently seeking a highly skilled music educator for the 2014-2015 school year. Qualified applicants must have a passion for urban education, have high academic and social expectations for students, and enjoy collaborating with a team in an innovative environment.  Experience in the elementary school setting and/or with elementary students, preferred. Interested applicants should submit a resume and cover letter, electronically, by May 2, 2014 to Angela Holloway, school principal.

STAR Academy Charter School

3260 James Road

Memphis, Tennessee 38128

901-387-5050

aholloway@staracademycharter.org