Join ACE: Where Students Realize Their Extraordinary Potential
Since 2008, ACE has operated charter schools serving 5th-12th grade students in East San Jose with one goal: our students will confidently choose to attend and graduate from college. 98% of our graduates will be the first in their family to attend college.
ACE is the only charter school in California that strategically recruits students and families that have been left behind by the current education system. With support from the Community Outreach Team, ACE is committed to re-engage families with the ACE school model through grassroots community organizing. As a result, 92% of our students are considered low-income and 50% are classified as English-Learners. 20% of ACE students qualify for Special Education services compared to 10-12% in neighborhood schools. ACE students are considered to be performing below grade-level. At ACE, we understand that academic growth takes time. It may take multiple years to see the academic performance that will put students on the college-track. ACE is truly a 5th grade through college model and we take time to celebrate growth along the way.
After 10 years, the ACE model is beginning to see results. 95% of the ACE High School Class of 2016 have persisted to their 2nd year of college. Many ACE alumni are eager to return to ACE and share their stories with the next generation of ACE student.
We are looking for an energetic Community Outreach Manager to join our team at Empower Academy. Your responsibilities will fall under two main priorities: student recruitment and family engagement. You are able to form authentic relationships with students, families and ACE staff at your school site. You will often be the first face of ACE for our students and families, so it is important to embody passion for our mission and model. You have connections to East San Jose through community organizations, professional and/or personal contacts. You are excited to use those connections to successfully recruit and retain students and families.
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Apply directly online at http://acecharterschools.applytojob.com/
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