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Rocketship Public Schools

City Year is proud to partner with Rocketship Public Schools, so our alums can continue to lead on transformational change on pressing social problems.

Rocketship Public Schools City Year Career Partner

Rocketship Public Schools offers City Year alums

Teaching residency

Rocketship Public Schools offers you the chance to

  • have your own classroom next year
  • earn your California teaching credential through one of Rocketship’s partner programs
  • receive a full salary and benefits
  • gain personalized coaching from a school leader, network professional development and a network-developed curriculum

Why City Year loves Rocketship Public Schools

Rocketship Public Schools is a network of public elementary charter schools working to eliminate the achievement gap in the Bay Area, Fort Worth, Milwaukee, Nashville and Washington, D.C. For mission-aligned educators, Rocketship offers an alternative entrance into the classroom. Each year it supports a cohort of new teachers who work towards earning their teaching credential. The City Year experience is a strong indicator of future success at Rocketship Public Schools and serving with City Year strengthens an applicant’s chances for being selected as a Rocketship teacher.

Learn more about Rocketship’s mission and model.

To apply

View Rocketship’s job opportunities and apply online.

Start dates are in mid-July. Please compare the start date to your City Year AmeriCorps graduation date to limit conflicts.

To identify your City Year affiliation

City Year AmeriCorps members and alums should highlight their City Year experience on their résumé as part of the application materials.

Please also email recruitment@rsed.org to identify your City Year affiliation after you submit your application.

For more information

Please email Molly Bobich, director of school staff recruitment, at mbobich@rsed.org with any questions.

Please note that all admissions decisions are made by Rocketship Public Schools. AmeriCorps members and alums interested in applying must complete the full application process.

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