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

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Administrative Assistant

Administrative Assistant (Former Employee)
Oakland, CA

I worked at Aspire Public Schools full-time

ProsGreat mission, passionate staff and long-ish hours, but not unreasonable. Fair compensation.

ConsDidn't feel fully utilized, was a bit bored some of the time.

Advice to Senior ManagementNurture all employees -- it is cheaper to nurture existing employees than to train new ones. Make sure you select the right employees, nurture them appropriately and help them to remain challenged.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Mission Driven Organization!

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Aspire Public Schools full-time for more than 10 years


Pros: I love working for Aspire because all of the teammates are focused on the mission and vision. We are preparing students to earn a college… Cons: I don't have anything to complain about! This is a… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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Great organization

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
Oakland, CA

I have been working at Aspire Public Schools full-time for more than a year


Pros: Aspire has a great mission and staff. The systems, infrastructure, and culture around making data-driven decisions at all levels of the organization are years… Cons: The organization has very high expectations which can require large time input. The focus on test scores is… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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