George Jackson Academy

George Jackson Academy is New York City’s only independent middle school for academically-talented boys from underserved communities. We challenge our boys’ minds, nurture their hearts, and empower them to be leaders and change-makers.

Aug 10, 2022  
$125,000 yearly
George Jackson Academy , NYC’s only independent middle school serving academically-talented boys from predominantly economically-disadvantaged families, seeks a passionate professional to join our dynamic senior leadership team in a role that requires strategic vision, broad development and fundraising experience, exceptional work ethic, and superb interpersonal skills. GJA provides 100 bright young men in grades six through eight with an intellectually-rigorous program in a safe and loving environment. 100% percent of students graduate from high school and 95% from college, many from the most prestigious schools in the nation. Families pay what they can afford in tuition, most $750 per year or less. With tuition accounting for only 5-8% of the school’s income, the advancement office collaborates with the Head of School and Board of Trustees to raise 90% of GJA’s $2.8 million budget from generous individuals and foundations.  The Director of Advancement will join GJA at an...
George Jackson Academy New York, NY, USA Full-Time