Benefits of Joining STRIVE Prep

STRIVE Prep as a network does such a phenomenal job of developing leaders by first finding your strengths, leveraging those strengths and pushing you forward to make sure that there's a path that fits your desires and trajectory for your career.

Katie Ryan, Principal, STRIVE Prep - Kepner

Advance Your Career

We challenge each other to bring our best every day, and support each other every step of the way. We understand, challenge and support our students and colleagues on a personal level,so they can reach their full potential. Through one-on-one mentorship and coaching, we ensure every teacher has the tools necessary to thrive personally and professionally. As part of our team, you’ll gain access to learning resources and collaborative opportunities in the classroom on campuses and across our network. Professional development opportunities include:

  • Two weeks of training during the summer
  • Content specific professional development
  • Grade level planning
  • Frequent coaching from leadership
  • Fellowship opportunities for emerging school leaders

Amplify Your Impact

We promote a shared sense of responsibility to each other and our communities. Every teacher brings something distinct to our community — whether it’s their passion, personality, problem-solving skills or a combination. And together, we’re making a lifelong impact on our students. Join us, and together we will:

  • Build a K-12 pathway for families in Southwest, Northwest and Far Northeast Denver
  • Welcome every student
  • Engage families in student success
  • Equip students to succeed in college campuses throughout Colorado and around the country
  • Encourage students to thrive in athletics, activities, and in the community

Thrive in Denver

Denver is a young, vibrant city, on the forefront of urban education reform.  We have 300 days of sunshine, endless outdoor activities in the Rocky Mountains and everything the metro area has to offer including concerts, museums and professional teams.  As part of our collaboration with the city of Denver, we and other members of Denver Public Schools are working hard to bring more educators to Denver. Check out this video from our partners at Make Your Mark Denver!





Leverage Personal Benefits

Competitive Compensation

STRIVE Prep offers a competitive compensation package to teachers, leaders and central support staff with generous vacation and opportunities for stipends.


STRIVE Prep employees participate in the nationally acclaimed Colorado Public Employee Retirement Association (PERA) program and can also choose a competitive 401K contribution option.


STRIVE Prep offers competitive medical coverage that is 100 percent employer-paid for employees with a generous discount for spouses and dependents.