Spanish Teacher - AP & Advanced Levels Secondary

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Secondary Spanish Teacher - Advanced Placement & Upper Level
Job Description
Twin Cities Academy is seeking a full time Spanish Teacher for the 2019-2020 school year. Teacher must be qualified to teach Advanced Placement and upper level Spanish courses. Experience with comprehensible input and whole language approaches to world language teaching preferred. 
Twin Cities Academy is committed to serving an urban population of students on the eastside of St. Paul to be prepared for the rigor of college. Twin Cities Academy has a commitment to educational equity and the qualified candidate would share our passion for serving students of all backgrounds to reach their highest potential through creating caring and healthy relationships with students.
Required: MN K-12 teaching license, or the ability to obtain a waiver. TCA will support a teacher waiver for the most qualified candidate. If a candidate holds a B.A. and is fluent in Spanish with a desire and background in urban education, TCA will consider this candidate.
Preferred: Experience working in an urban secondary public school program. Commitment and passion for educational equity and ensuring that all students have equal access to rigorous college-preparatory curriculum.
Twin Cities Academy offers a full benefit package and competitive salary based on a salary schedule that awards $5,000 additional to the base salary for high performing teachers and $7,000 to the base salary for teacher's holding a Bachelor's or Master's degree in the Spanish content area. 

Institution Description
Twin Cities Academy is an urban, college preparatory, public charter school located in East Saint Paul, serving students in grades 6-12. The school’s mission emphasizes academic rigor, leadership development, character building, and community engagement through the lens of educational equity. We believe that all students should have the opportunity to attend a post-secondary institution. We have a history of success including being designated consistently as a "Reward" school by the Minnesota Department of Education for our work in closing the educational opportunity gap. TCA is a twenty year old, well established charter school, with a history of providing a quality secondary school education. 85% of our graduates complete post secondary education, and we graduate between 95-100% of all seniors each year. Twin Cities Academy has consistently earned the recognition of a high-quality charter school from the Department of Education. Please visit the school's website at to learn more about our school.
We are seeking a committed person willing to believe that all students can achieve post-secondary success if properly prepared in middle and high school.
Application Instructions/Comments
Please email a cover letter, resume, references and file folder number to

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Twin Cities Academy

835 East 5th Street , Saint Paul, MN 55106

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Twin Cities Academy

835 East 5th Street , Saint Paul, MN 55106

Compare with State

Amount per Student


State Average: $13,408

% ELL Students


State Average: 8%

Student Teacher Ratio


State Average: 15.44

% IEP Students


State Average: 15%



State Average: 200