High School Education, Reinvented

High School Education, Reinvented

Steven King
Co-Founder & Head of School

As Co-Founder of the Barack Obama Green Charter High School it brings me great pleasure to see our dream come to fruition. Founded in 2010, our tuition-free, non-profit public charter high school inspires young minds to achieve academic and future professional excellence with an emphasis on college preparation, sustainability and systems thinking. As school leader, I work with the Board of Trustees and administration to accomplish our school’s mission through an array of partnerships and initiatives.

Steven King
Co-Founder & Head of School

As Co-Founder of the Barack Obama Green Charter High School it brings me great pleasure to see our dream come to fruition. Founded in 2010, our tuition-free, non-profit public charter high school inspires young minds to achieve academic and future professional excellence with an emphasis on college preparation, sustainability and systems thinking. As school leader, I work with the Board of Trustees and administration to accomplish our school’s mission through an array of partnerships and initiatives.

MISSION STATEMENT

The mission of The Barack Obama Green charter high school is to prepare students to become informed, engaged and independent critical thinkers and to inspire leaders for sustainable development with a focus on our environment. Students will be educated in a school community that fosters high expectations for both achievement and conduct and facilitates clear connections between the curriculum, the community and the world.

VISION STATEMENT

Graduates of the Barack Obama Green Charter High School will demonstrate exceptional capability in communication, critical thinking, problem solving, and responsible behavior. They will acquire and respect knowledge, be life-long learners, and good citizens.

Partnerships

 
 

We are proud to build relationships with organizations focused on giving back and changing communities. The Barack Obama Green Charter High School works with each of these institutions and nonprofits to increase the educational opportunities of our students. Each of our partners share our vision of developing the social and environmental consciousness of our scholars, and preparing them to seize the academic and professional opportunities that await.

86 students took AP courses in human geography and economics during the 2015-16 school year

Over 80% of students participate in the PSAT’s

A’s & B’s A cohort of Juniors taking Dual Enrollment College courses at Kean University proved they were ready for college with their stellar grade performance

 
 

We are proud to build relationships with organizations focused on giving back and changing communities. The Barack Obama Green Charter High School works with each of these institutions and nonprofits to increase the educational opportunities of our students. Each of our partners share our vision of developing the social and environmental consciousness of our scholars, and preparing them to seize the academic and professional opportunities that await.

86 students took AP courses in human geography and economics during the 2015-16 school year

Over 80% of students participate in the PSAT’s

A’s & B’s A cohort of Juniors taking Dual Enrollment College courses at Kean University proved they were ready for college with their stellar grade performance

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STUDENTS

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ADMISSION

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ACADEMICS

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