Join Central Queens Academy (CQA), a new and growing charter middle school serving a multi-ethnic immigrant community. Located in Glendale and Elmhurst, CQA enrolls a diverse student body that hails from all over the world. The mission of CQA is to prepare students for success in education, the workforce, and the community through a school that integrates literacy, standards-based academics, and culturally responsive support services. In 2015-2016, we will serve about 400 students in grades 5 through 8.

As CQA expands to grade 8, it will seek to add several new staff members.  We are seeking a Middle School Dean of Instruction & Culture, 5th Grade Teacher, 6th Grade Teacher, Middle School ELA, Math, Science, Social Studies, ESL, Special Education, and Interdisciplinary Teachers who want to join a small, student-centered school in Queens. All team members will be called upon to employ a “whatever it takes” mentality and activate innovative thinking to help our students.To apply, please email a resume and a cover letter to with the position of interest in the subject line. Thank you for your interest in our school!


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