YES Prep Public Schools Overview

  • Houston, TX
  • 1001 to 5000 Employees
  • 1998
  • School / School District
  • Primary & Secondary Schools
  • $25 to $100 million (USD)

CompetitorsTeach for America, KIPP Texas Public Schools, Houston ISD
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For over twenty-one years, YES Prep Public Schools has redefined what is possible in public education. With 13,500 college-bound students in Houston, we are a system of high-performing public charter schools, proving that students from low-income communities can achieve at the ...
Mission: YES Prep Public Schools exists to increase the number of students from underserved communities who graduate from college prepared to lead.

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Jan 6, 2023 - High School Science Teacher in Houston, TX


Adequate PTO; pleasant coworkers and administration; tons of in-class support


Sometimes feel micromanaged when it comes to grading policies
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    Lots of role playing and feedback. If you didn’t do the exercise as expected they will ask you to do it again implementing the feedback given. For example a coaching conversation

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Company Updates

December 18, 2020
YES Prep Public Schools has launched their applications for Mid-level Manager and Director-level campus-based positions in operations, student support, college counseling, special populations, academics, and more on Friday, December 18th. To view job opportunities, please visit our careers page. Please connect with Whitney Hill, Director of Talent Acquisition ( for further questions.
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July 1, 2020
After a highly competitive selection process, YES Prep is excited to present our Principal Pathway Residency Program's six new resident principals for the 2020-2021 school year! The residency is a 1-2 year paid position that offers individualized development and coaching under the guidance of a campus Lead Principal and Head of Schools.
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YES Prep Public Schools Awards & Accolades

  • Best Place to WorkHouston Business Journal2013
  • Broad Prize for Public Charter SchoolsThe Broad Foundation2012

Pledges & Certifications

  • Veteran Hiring Commitment

    Committed to helping America's military veterans find work

  • Pay Equality Pledge

    Committed to paying equitably for equal work & experience

  • Career Advancement Program

    Helping employees "upskill" into higher-paying positions

  • Social Responsibility Pledge

    Formal programs or foundation to give back to communities

  • Diversity Commitment

    Has programs that support a diverse and inclusive workforce

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Employees rate YES Prep Public Schools 3.5 out of 5 stars based on 348 anonymous reviews on Glassdoor.

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Overall, 72% of employees would recommend working at YES Prep Public Schools to a friend. This is based on 335 anonymously submitted reviews on Glassdoor.

55% of job seekers rate their interview experience at YES Prep Public Schools as positive. Candidates give an average difficulty score of 3.6 out of 5 (where 5 is the highest level of difficulty) for their job interview at YES Prep Public Schools.

56% of employees think that YES Prep Public Schools has a positive business outlook. This is based on anonymous employee reviews submitted on Glassdoor.

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