Search

Idealist logo
Jobs
Organization

Great Oaks Charter Schools

Logo of Great Oaks Charter Schools

Joined in November 2012

About Us

Great Oaks Charter Schools operate in Newark, NJ, New York, NY, Bridgeport, CT and Wilmington, DE. At Great Oaks, we believe that every child can succeed. What makes us unique?


Individualized Instruction: All students receive at least two hours of small group or one-on-one tutoring every day, delivered by our full-time Tutor Corps.


Unrelenting Focus on College Readiness: Every student knows that his or her goal is to graduate from college.


More Time on Task: Our school days and years are significantly longer than those of the surrounding district schools.


Character Development: Our schools actively develop character traits through a school culture that reinforces our core values.


Family Engagement: Principals, teachers, tutors and administrators engage in frequent parent outreach to make sure that parents’ voices are heard and incorporated into the school’s decision-making process.


Great Oaks is currently accepting applications. Please visit www.greatoakscharter.org for position openings.

Great Oaks Charter Schools operate in Newark, NJ, New York, NY, Bridgeport, CT and Wilmington, DE. At Great Oaks, we believe that every child can succeed. What makes us unique?


Individualized Instruction: All students receive at least two hours of…

Areas of Focus Include

  • Children & Youth
  • Community Development
  • Education
  • Family
  • Volunteering

Location

  • 200 Broadway
    3rd Floor
    New York, NY 10038

Photos for Great Oaks Charter Schools

Join Idealist

Sign up today to save your favorite organizations and get email alerts when new ones are posted.