Skip to Main Content

High School Transition Coordinator

Prodeo Academy
Columbia Heights, MN
  • Expired: October 13, 2022. Applications are no longer accepted.

Location: Network Office

Reports to: Director of Communications and Enrollment


Prodeo Academy, a network of public charter schools serving the Twin Cities, is a meaningful education solution that is closing the opportunity gap through data-driven instruction in a culture based on a foundation of five core values: Perseverance, Respect, Integrity, Development, and Engagement. Shared expectations around these values enhance the opportunity for our scholars to reach their full potential. We are looking for team members committed to helping our students access greater opportunities, achieve future success, and contribute to the vitality of our community.


The High School Transition Coordinator will support Prodeo Academy alumni in their successful transition to high school. In this role, The High School Transition Coordinator will work with Prodeo Academy students and their families to support their high school selection process. The High School Transition Coordinator will work with high schools to foster foundational relationships to support Prodeo Academy students as they matriculate to high school. Individuals who will thrive in this position will be able to set a vision for the high school transition and support structure for Prodeo Academy students and alumni for years to come.


High School Exposure & Choice

  • Conduct 1:1 high school placement meetings with each 8th-grade student and parent/guardian regarding high school options and scholarship opportunities
  • Review and submit all high school and scholarship applications for each 8th-grade class
  • Use student achievement data to develop a high school application plan that maximizes options for each student
  • Oversee matriculation to high schools for all 8th-grade students
  • Track and maintain accurate student application data in regional database
  • Complete all high school transition activities that come up beyond those listed above
  • Build and maintain positive relationships with high school administrators, counselors, admissions staff, and community organizations on behalf of Prodeo Academy
  • Maintain regular and effective communication with School Leaders and network staff

Continuing Education Culture

  • Assist students and families in applying to enrichment and summer programs
  • Plan and deliver high school placement presentations to staff, students, and families
  • Collaborate with school staff to foster a continuing education culture within the school community


  • A bachelors degree or higher (required)
  • Minimum of two years experience teaching, advising, or working with families in a middle school, high school, or college access setting (required)
  • Knowledge of Minneapolis-area high schools (required)
  • Personal initiative and follow-through (required)
  • Demonstrated passion for and commitment to educational equity and Prodeos mission (required)
  • Strong organizational skills, attention to detail, and ability to manage competing priorities (required)
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills and evidence of strong follow-through, initiative taking, and interpersonal skills
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint), Google Drive Suite (Docs, Sheets, Slides)
  • Flexibility to work some nights and weekends to connect with Prodeo alumni/families


Salary for this position is very competitive and commensurate with experience.

Prodeo Academy is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, gender, handicap, age, religion, sexual orientation, or national or ethnic origin. We are committed to hiring a diverse and multicultural staff and encourage applications from traditionally underrepresented backgrounds.

Prodeo Academy


Columbia Heights, MN



View all jobs at Prodeo Academy