Success Academy Charter Schools - 0 Stars. Truly. | Glassdoor
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    "0 Stars. Truly."

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    Former Employee - Staff in New York, NY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Success Academy Charter Schools full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    SA does offer a competitive salary, on site workout classes at the end of the day – in my opinion a tactic to keep you there longer--, and decent benefits while you’re there. They provide tons of snacks and food in the TWR. Does this outweigh the toxic mentality of SA, that’s up to you as a potential recruit to decide.

    Cons

    Working at SA is a questionable experience. I do not advise that you be a mid-year hire at the schools. Unless you start in June/July, you’ll be relying on yourself to learn things, if you learn anything at all. The staff is extremely cliquey and catty. They gossip about parents and do not bother to consider the serious life issues most families have. As there is a great economic disparity between the faculty and the...

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    Advice to Management

    Invest in sensitivity training.

    Success Academy Charter Schools2019-01-07

    Success Academy Charter Schools Response

    January 17, 2019Founder & CEO

    We’re sorry that you did not have a positive experience. We know that being a brand-new teacher is tough, which is why all of our teachers receive ongoing support. New teachers receive 450 hours of training over the course of the year, as well as daily guidance, coaching, and feedback ...

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  1. "Supportive Working Environment"

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    Current Employee - Advisory in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Success Academy Charter Schools full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Supremely qualified, effective and nurturing upper-management. I'm constantly inspired by the talent and dedication of the people at this organization. Everyone puts their hearts and souls into helping SA students and schools.

    Cons

    The unfair negative press about these excellent schools can be disheartening.

    Success Academy Charter Schools2019-07-01
  2. "Approach with caution and research. Ask for a school visit."

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    Current Employee - Lead Humanities Teacher 

    I have been working at Success Academy Charter Schools full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    The entry-level pay is above average.

    Cons

    Long work hours, tight management.

    Success Academy Charter Schools2019-07-11

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