Élan Academy

About Élan Academy

At Élan, we are more than a team, we are a family. We cultivate an environment that prioritizes maintaining strong relationships among staff, students, and families. We know this is the way to make a meaningful, long-lasting impact on our students’ lives. At Élan, we structure our classrooms and intervention so that every teacher has the support needed to excel in their role and develop the skills needed to pursue their future goals. At Élan Academy, you are called and supported to do your best work to provide our students with the world class education they deserve. Since our founding in 2017, Élan has consistently been named among the highest performing schools in New Orleans Parish. Our scholars outperformed the state and city LEAP averages in every subject!

Our Mission

Through a classical curriculum, high quality instruction, and leadership development, Élan Academy Charter School ensures that all students have the foundation necessary to thrive in secondary school, succeed in college, and access a life of opportunity.

Our Model

We maximize individualization and propel early technology literacy through rich and frequent blended learning. We stand firm on three concepts - grammar, logic, rhetoric - and three components – structured learning, Great Books, spoken language. Our 21st century approach to learning, joined with a classical curriculum, provides an innovative and powerful option for preparing students with the foundation necessary for lives of opportunity.

06/07/2024
Full time
Élan Academy
Position: Middle School Science Teacher   Role Description:  As a Middle School Science Teacher, you will be responsible for delivering engaging and effective science instruction to students in grades 7 and 8. You will create a positive and supportive learning environment that fosters a love of scientific exploration and helps students develop strong skills using the standards-based Amiplfy science curriculum.    About Èlan Academy:  Founded in 2017, Élan Academy Charter School is an academically challenging, disciplined, and joyful elementary school located in New Orleans, LA. Through a classical curriculum, high-quality instruction, and leadership development, Élan Academy Charter School ensures that all students have the foundation necessary to thrive in secondary school, succeed in college, and access lives of opportunity.   An Élan Academy Teammate… Does whatever it...
05/24/2024
Full time
Élan Academy
Position: Middle School Math Teacher   Role Description:  As a Middle School Math Teacher, you will be responsible for delivering engaging and effective math instruction to students in grades 6-8. You will create a positive and supportive learning environment that fosters a love for mathematics and helps students develop strong problem-solving skills using the standards-based iReady math curriculum.    About Èlan Academy:  Founded in 2017, Élan Academy Charter School is an academically challenging, disciplined, and joyful elementary school located in New Orleans, LA. Through a classical curriculum, high-quality instruction, and leadership development, Élan Academy Charter School ensures that all students have the foundation necessary to thrive in secondary school, succeed in college, and access lives of opportunity.   An Élan Academy Teammate… Does whatever it takes. We are...
05/24/2024
Full time
Élan Academy
Role Description:  The Self-Contained Special Education Teacher will be responsible for providing specialized instruction and support to scholars with varying exceptionalities in a self-contained classroom setting. The Self-Contained Special Education Teacher possesses a deep understanding of diverse learning needs and is equipped to design and implement individualized education plans (IEPs) tailored to meet the unique requirements of each scholar. This role requires strong collaboration skills, effective communication abilities, and a commitment to creating an inclusive, rigorous, and supportive learning environment.   About Èlan Academy:  Founded in 2017, Élan Academy Charter School is an academically challenging, disciplined, and joyful elementary school located in New Orleans, LA. Through a classical curriculum, high-quality instruction, and leadership development, Élan Academy Charter School ensures that all scholars have the...
11/27/2023
Full time
Élan Academy
Apply Now for 2024-25! Élan Academy Charter School is currently hiring teaching, leading, and support roles for the upcoming school year. If you are committed to ensuring that all students have the foundation necessary to thrive in secondary school, succeed in college, and access lives of opportunity, then Élan Academy may be the right fit for you!    Please complete this brief application and our Director of Talent and Recruitment will reach out to you with next steps. Ready to join the 2024-25 team? Apply Today!    Élan Academy Charter School 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. Élan Academy does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, creed, color, national origin or ancestry, age, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status,...