Friday, March 29, 2019
Ivywood Classical Academy - Choice Schools Associates
Position Details: 


 (Classical Academy opening for the 2019-2020 School Year!)


Ivywood Classical Academy

Address:  TBD  

Plymouth/Northville/Livonia Area


Opening 2019-2020 School Year! 


Ivywood Classical Academy is in the final stages of its charter application with a charter authorizing university, which includes identifying a location. Our next step, after charter approval in the fall, will be to secure the location for the school, in the Plymouth and Northville areas, site preparation, and staff recruitment.


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What is Ivywood Classical Academy?  Ivywood will be a classical, virtues-based school, not just educating the mind but the heart as well.  Learn more about the Hillsdale College Barney Charter School Initiative:

Hear from a couple current school leaders:

Qualifications for this role include:

  • Current Michigan School Administrator certification or enrolled in an MDE-approved Principal Preparation Program leading to School Administrator certification within six months after start of employment. 
  • Knowledge and skills working with wrapround or whole child services (preferred)
  • Ability and willingness to think “outside of the box”
  • Effective conflict resolution skills
  • Dedicated to the success of the whole child and family
  • Able to stay focused and self-assured despite the barrage of personal and professional challenges common during rapid systemic reconfiguration.  
  • Cleared criminal background check and signed statement regarding felony indictments/convictions
  • Able to use technology as an instructional tool in the classroom, as a means of analyzing academic achievement data, and as a tool to aid an effective communication.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication using proper grammar and vocabulary.
  • Successful experience as a teacher and/or school leader


Schedule:  Full-time, year-round, some travel  

For more information please email Beth Spaman, Chief HR Officer at or apply online at

Choice Schools Associates LLC is an Education Service Provider for charter schools in Michigan and is the employer.  EEOC