Lake Tahoe School in Incline Village, Nevada seeks a Social Studies Teacher for grades 6, 7, and 8 to begin August 1, 2020. The sixth-grade curriculum includes World History; Seventh grade encompasses World Geography, and Eighth grade covers United States History. As a small PreK - Grade 8 school (160 students total), the Middle School Social Studies teacher course load includes approximately fifty students daily.
Lake Tahoe School is a uniquely supportive community that seeks to instill in students a true love for learning as they prepare for challenges of the high school experience. Candidates should be passionate about both teaching and working with young children, be committed to serving as mentors, advisors, and offering elective classes each trimester as well. Coaching and/or experience in outdoor leadership will be helpful.
About Lake Tahoe School
Lake Tahoe School is a Pre-K through 8th-grade school located in Incline Village on the north shore of Lake Tahoe.
We provide a traditional core curriculum with a breadth and depth in each subject area that exceeds state and national standards. Our school day provides blocks of time not only for core subject areas but also for enrichment opportunities in Art, Music, MakerSpace, Spanish, and Physical Education. Computer literacy and technology are integrated into our core subject areas. We offer multi-age Math and Spanish classes as well as a number of electives at the Middle School level.
Our campus facilities - including a new Athletic and Performing Arts Center - offer our students outstanding opportunities in science, technology, language, computers, and performing arts. Summer session programs are available.
We are fully accredited by the Northwestern Association of Independent Schools and (NWAIS) and are licensed by the State of Nevada Department of Education.