In 2000, A Group Of Parents From Silicon Valley Asked:

“WHAT HAPPENED?” WHAT HAPPENED
TO THE AMERICAN PUBLIC HIGH SCHOOL?
AND WHAT CAN WE DO TO FIX IT?




WHAT IS SUMMIT ABOUT?

A Next Generation School

Summit serves as a model for how students drive their own learning to be successful.

WHAT DRIVES US?

Our Students' Success!

Summit schools were founded on the belief that every student can be prepared for success.

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Apply for 2018-19

Apply now for the 2018-19 school year!  Applications submitted by January 9, 2018 will receive priority in the admissions process. Applications will continue to be accepted through February 28, 2018.

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Eligibility

We are looking for residents who:

      • Believe that all students can be successful
      • Are interested in teaching as a profession
      • Want to build meaningful relationships with students
      • Believe that every student needs a personalized pathway towards the life they want to lead


To be eligible for the teacher residency, you must:

      • Possess a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university
      • Be eligible to work in the United States


Step 1:  Learn about our program and our approach to teaching and learning.

 

Step 2:  Complete our online application - now available!  Deadline for priority admissions - January 8, 2018.

A complete application includes:

      • A resume
      • Responses to short answer questions
 
Short Answer Questions

Your short answer responses should demonstrate both your commitment to teaching and your written communication skills.  Your writing should fully answer each question and provide us with additional insights into you and your path into teaching. 

 

Step 3:  Phone Interview

This is an opportunity for us to give you in-depth information about the program and learn more about you through:

      • Behavioral interview questions
      • Scenario based interview questions
      • Questions about your motivation and experience

 

Step 4:  Complete an Application for Alder Graduate School of Education

The residency program is operated in partnership with Alder GSE and the University of the Pacific. A complete application includes:

      • An unofficial college transcript
      • A resume
      • Statements of purpose
      • Contact information for 3 references

Step 5:  In-person Interview

This is an opportunity for us to learn more about you through:

      • Authentic simulations
      • An interview
      • Your reflections and questions

 

Apply for 2018-19

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