Wheat Ridge High School, Job Opening #40256
Wheat Ridge, Colorado
Jeffco Public Schools
Are you a transformational leader who can also put your shoulder behind the strong academic plans already in place while keeping your eye on future opportunities? If so, then come join us at the Wheat Ridge High School Farm! We have a strong tradition, and would encourage you to be part of it! Once a Farmer, Always a Farmer!
Wheat Ridge High School (WRHS) serves more than 1,200 students in grades 9 to 12 with an academically robust curriculum and innovative learning approaches including an award-winning STEM/STEAM program, construction math, and a Career Explore program. Diverse academic programs ensure we meet diverse student needs—47% minority students; 46% free and reduced lunch students; special education students; English language learners; and gifted and talented students enrolled in the only high school GT program in Jeffco. We have a full offering of athletic and activity opportunities and have been recognized with state and league titles. The vibrant environment allows students to choose from a wide range of clubs and activities, whether they are curricular or extra-curricular, to boost student engagement and passionate learning. We maintain a small-town feel in the larger Denver metro area and all students have the support of a caring and experienced staff. The community is proud of the long history and deeply rooted traditions that continue to make the Farm a special school.
Jeffco Public Schools, Colorado’s largest K-12 school district, with 85,000 students and approximately 14,000 employees, has provided educational excellence for more than 60 years. Nearly 10 percent of all Colorado K-12 students attend a Jeffco school and our employees benefit from partnerships with experienced, dynamic school leaders throughout our District. Our 2020 Vision for Jeffco Students maps out with focus and clarity what we expect our schools to accomplish with our graduates. You lead a school, but join a team. Come join us!
To Apply: Visit us at: www.jeffcopublicschools.org/employment, Job Opening # 40256.