Top Reasons Teachers Are Choosing JPS


  • At JPS, we care deeply about our students and one another! So much so that developing relationships through mutual respect of culture, social context, and community is a JPS core value.

    In a recent survey, JPS educators said that two of the biggest bright spots as a teacher in JPS are their supportive colleagues and leaders and their relationships with students and families.

    In fact, 60% of teachers report that relationships with colleagues is one of the top 5 strengths for JPS as a place to teach.

    Strong relationships lead to increased student impact: 61% of JPS teachers became a teacher primarily in order to have a positive impact on students.


    What our teachers are saying:

    “The biggest blessing is the life-long connections created between parents, scholars, and educators.”

    “I have had the privilege to work alongside many inspiring colleagues who are dedicated to helping children.”

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Last Modified on November 5, 2021