Aspire Public Schools
3.0 of 5 23 reviews
www.aspirepublicschools.org Oakland, CA 1000 to 5000 Employees

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Great Mission

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Aspire Public Schools

ProsOur work really does matter, we are making a difference here.

Consno work life balance. like everywhere in California, teachers are underpaid

Advice to Senior ManagementSince the Founder left we are not the same.

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Great place to work - turnover frequent depending on the team

Analyst (Former Employee)
Oakland, CA

I worked at Aspire Public Schools full-time for more than a year


Pros: Mix of bright, passionate, intelligent people; solid compensation (particularly for… Cons: Disconnect between the Home Office and the rest of the schools (and possibly in between schools); vertical mobility is based… Advice to Senior Management: More diversity on the board and senior leadership team; involve… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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Great opportunity to do mission-driven work with really smart people.

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
Oakland, CA

I have been working at Aspire Public Schools full-time for more than 8 years


Pros: Dynamic work environment, strong culture, admirable mission. Cons: work can be frustratingly difficult, limited budgets to solve some… Advice to Senior Management: Keep focused on the mission and the culture. Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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