Collegiate Academies

Why Collegiate?

We serve all students.

We see the individual greatness of every student who comes through our doors. We design our schools to meet the needs of every student academically and socially.

Learn more about our unique programs.

We grow ourselves.

Our teams engage in regular observations, weekly coaching meetings and ongoing learning through professional development. We hold ourselves accountable for our commitments. This leads to incredible growth.

We put our teams first.

Our teams are tight-knit, collaborative and supportive. This means incredible results for kids.

We are the only education entity ever to be ranked the #1 Best Place to Work in New Orleans by CityBusiness.

Longevity is our norm.

We want our schools to be institutions. Last year, we retained 88% of our staff last year. We've have 100% Principal retention in our network since founding in 2008. Change is generational and we are invested in that.

You get to be a leader here.

At Collegiate, we empower everyone to be a leader. Our teachers see the needs of our students every day. We believe that makes them best positioned to find new and innovative ways to improve our schools. 

We get results.

Our students grow more than students at other schools in New Orleans and Baton Rouge. Our students regularly outperform the Louisiana average on state tests — see our latest annual report for details.

01/19/2023
Collegiate Academies
Job Description About This Role:  The Full-Time, Permanent Substitute Teacher is responsible for providing classroom coverage for a teacher who is absent at any point in the year. In the event that there are no absences on a given day, the substitute teacher will fulfill administrative duties to include procuring copies, making phone calls, and scheduling appointments as these needs arise. Applicants need to be flexible with content assignments, as they will be operating in variety of classrooms.   About Collegiate Academies:  Collegiate Academies prepares all students for lives of unlimited opportunity. Founded in 2008, Collegiate Academies serves over 3,000 students in five public high schools and two postsecondary programs in New Orleans and Baton Rouge. We serve a dramatically higher proportion of students with special needs, students who are English language learners, and students who are from economically disadvantaged backgrounds. We...
01/19/2023
Collegiate Academies
Job Description About this role:  The Director of Accounting will be responsible for overseeing Payroll Accounting for all Collegiate Academies teammates. Success in this role will help to ensure that teammates have the financial security to achieve our ambitious mission, as well as ensuring that Collegiate Academies’ financial management is sound and rigorous.    This position requires a deep attention to detail, an ability to meet hard deadlines, a desire to be part of a growing organization, and thorough knowledge of basic accounting principles and procedures. A successful candidate will be excited about executing and refining our accounting and payroll systems to allow our schools to have unprecedented focus on students, because a financial worry never crosses their mind.   About Collegiate Academies:  Collegiate Academies prepares all students for lives of unlimited opportunity. Founded in 2008, Collegiate...
01/19/2023
Collegiate Academies
Job Description About this Role:  We are looking for an individual who is passionate about using coding and technology to make the lives of our students, teachers, and staff better. This individual must be deeply committed to CA’s mission and prepared to enter this role with the knowledge, skills, and growth orientation to contribute on day one.   About Collegiate Academies:  Collegiate Academies prepares all students for lives of unlimited opportunity. Founded in 2008, Collegiate Academies serves over 3,000 students in five public high schools and two postsecondary programs in New Orleans and Baton Rouge. We serve a dramatically higher proportion of students with special needs, students who are English language learners, and students who are from economically disadvantaged backgrounds. We see the individual greatness of every student who comes through our doors.   Role and Responsibilities: This person will work in...
01/08/2023
Collegiate Academies
About This Role: We currently have four high schools in New Orleans and one high school in Baton Rouge, and we are hiring English teachers in both cities. Teachers must be deeply committed to creating a classroom culture where 100% of your students are engaged in rigorous lessons aligned to the college ready bar.  Our Approach to English: We design our approach to English to be inclusive and ambitious while also prioritizing choice and ownership. We aim to have the texts and topics we tackle show a wide range of different voices and perspectives. We believe that all students deserve to engage in these conversations and texts, and work to provide supports that allow all students of all abilities access to them.  Though we do follow a curriculum that includes challenging texts, we also give students multiple ways to demonstrate their understanding through different assessment options and emphasize independent reading to extend the skills learned in class....
01/08/2023
Collegiate Academies
About this role: As a key member of the Intervention Team, the Manager of Intervention Compliance is responsible for ensuring all Collegiate Academies Scholar Support goals are met. The Manager of Intervention Compliance works with Case Managers, General Education Teachers, our School Social Workers, and outside service providers to make sure behavioral and academic services across the school are meeting the needs of our scholars and are documented with the highest quality. About Collegiate Academies: Collegiate Academies prepares all students for lives of unlimited opportunity. Founded in 2008, Collegiate Academies serves over 3,000 students in five public high schools and two postsecondary programs in New Orleans and Baton Rouge. We see the individual greatness of every student who comes through our doors. We serve a dramatically higher proportion of students with special needs, students who are English language learners, and students who are from economically...
01/08/2023
Collegiate Academies
About this role: Social Workers play a pivotal and ongoing role in the success of Collegiate Academies schools. Social Workers provide support to scholars, families, and teachers in order to ensure all scholars meet their academic and college graduation goals.  About Collegiate Academies: Collegiate Academies prepares all students for lives of unlimited opportunity. Founded in 2008, Collegiate Academies serves over 3,000 students in five public high schools and two postsecondary programs in New Orleans and Baton Rouge. We see the individual greatness of every student who comes through our doors. We serve a dramatically higher proportion of students with special needs, students who are English language learners, and students who are from economically disadvantaged backgrounds. Our teams engage in regular observations, weekly coaching meetings and ongoing learning through professional development.  Role and Responsibilities Scholar Support Manage mental...
01/08/2023
Collegiate Academies
About This Role: We currently have four high schools in New Orleans and one high school in Baton Rouge, and we are hiring science teachers in both cities. Teachers must be deeply committed to creating a classroom culture where 100% of your students are engaged in rigorous lessons aligned to the college ready bar.  Our Approach to Science: CA science teachers believe in phenomena-based instruction - building the curiosity, habits, and investigative skills our students need in future STEM careers. Our courses are aligned to Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS), and our content leaders have written or adopted shared curriculum for Earth and Environmental Science, Chemistry, and Biology. Our teachers partner with the STEM Library Lab, which provides CA students with resources for labs and hands-on experiences both at home and at school which we know are critical for our students’ success in the sciences.  We offer Earth and Environmental Science, Chemistry,...
01/08/2023
Collegiate Academies
About This Role: We currently have four high schools in New Orleans and one high school in Baton Rouge, and we are hiring Social Studies teachers in both cities. Teachers must be deeply committed to creating a classroom culture where 100% of your students are engaged in rigorous lessons aligned to the college ready bar.  Our Approach to Social Studies: Our social studies classes are grounded in reading, writing and talking about primary sources, with our social studies curricula written by CA teachers to meet state standards and to allow for culturally responsive instruction of our students. It is constantly revised to better meet our students’ needs.  At CA, we offer the following social studies courses: World Geography, World History, U.S. History, A. P. U. S. History, and Seminar in Social Justice (SSJ). SSJ is our interdisciplinary and project-based approach to Civics in which students work in teams to research issues in their communities and propose...
01/08/2023
Collegiate Academies
About This Role: We currently have four high schools in New Orleans and one high school in Baton Rouge, and we are hiring Special Education teachers in both cities. Teachers must be deeply committed to creating a classroom culture where 100% of your students are engaged in rigorous lessons aligned to the college-ready bar.  Teacher Development at Collegiate Academies: At CA, our teachers never stop learning and never stop growing. Here’s how: Our approach to teacher development at CA is focused on individual goals and growth combined with a high degree of individualized support.  Every teacher has a coach, and you will collaboratively, with your coach, create your growth goals and determine the plan that will see you hit those goals.  There are some things in common with other teachers at your school -- school goals, school priorities, school-based PD, etc. -- but it is in your relationship with your coach where you will translate those things into what...
01/08/2023
Collegiate Academies
About this Role:  The Network Educational Diagnostician is directly responsible for coordinating evaluations for scholars in need of Special Education services across the Collegiate Academies system. About Collegiate Academies:   Collegiate Academies prepares all students for lives of unlimited opportunity. Founded in 2008, Collegiate Academies serves over 3,000 students in five public high schools and two postsecondary programs in New Orleans and Baton Rouge. We see the individual greatness of every student who comes through our doors. We serve a dramatically higher proportion of students with special needs, students who are English language learners, and students who are from economically disadvantaged backgrounds. Our teams engage in regular observations, weekly coaching meetings and ongoing learning through professional development.  Role and Responsibilities This person will report directly to the Director of Related Services and be chiefly responsible for the...
01/08/2023
Collegiate Academies
About this role:  We are currently hiring an English as a Second Language (ESL) Teacher to ensure the success of students who have limited English proficiency. Our ESL teacher will plan an ESL curriculum as well as individualized learning plans for each student they serve that will address a wide variety of student needs in speaking, reading, and writing. Preferred candidates will be highly motivated, dedicated to our students and staff, strong adult leaders, and able to demonstrate strong ESL teaching skills and content knowledge. About Collegiate Academies:  Collegiate Academies prepares all students for lives of unlimited opportunity. Founded in 2008, Collegiate Academies serves over 3,000 students in five public high schools and two postsecondary programs in New Orleans and Baton Rouge. We serve a dramatically higher proportion of students with special needs, students who are English language learners, and students who are from economically disadvantaged backgrounds. We...
01/08/2023
Collegiate Academies
Apply Now for 2023-24!  Collegiate Academies is currently hiring for  teaching ,  leadership ,  and support roles across all of our campuses for the 2023-24 school year. We are excited to kick off hiring for our new roles on our teams with individuals who are enthusiastic, growth-oriented, and committed to serving all students excellently no matter what.  Complete this  three-minute application,  and one of our talent recruiters will reach out. No need to apply more than once -- this quick application is sufficient for kickstarting your career at CA! Apply here to be considered for any of our open roles for 2023-2024. The full list of open roles can be found on our job board. Collegiate Academies encourages individuals of all identities and backgrounds to apply for this position. We are an equal opportunity employer, fully committed to hiring a talented and diverse group of individuals. Collegiate Academies does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion,...
09/09/2022
Collegiate Academies
About This Role:  We currently have four high schools in New Orleans and one high school in Baton Rouge, and we are hiring math teachers in both cities for the 2022-23 school year. Teachers must be deeply committed to creating a classroom culture where 100% of your students are engaged in rigorous lessons aligned to the college ready bar.  Our Approach to Math:  Our Math team at CA is truly teacher led. With a high retention year over year across our math team, our curriculum has been built with focused investment in collaboration across schools, research and development by teachers. We are also constantly innovating and pilot new approaches annually to meet the needs of our students.  Math courses are typically the same at our schools in ninth and tenth grade, but diverge in the later grades with course offerings. The math courses offered across our network are: Algebra I, Geometry, Algebra 2, Pre-Calculus, Statistics, Calculus, A. P. Calculus, and A. P. Statistics. We also...