Join the Excelencia Team!

Why Excelencia?

At Excelencia, we are committed to providing students from all socioeconomic and ethnic backgrounds with an excellent education. We breed confident student leaders by demanding college readiness and embracing growth mindsets. Throughout, we foster an environment where staff learn alongside students—prioritizing professional development and providing Excelencia team members with the support needed to optimize their potential.  Individuals eager to collaborate, innovate, and ensure student success are encouraged to apply. 


We recognize that high quality teaching produces strong academic results; to leverage the strengths of all teachers, we utilize a two-teacher model in ELA and enable specialization from TK onward.

Open Positions


We seek inspired leaders from varied backgrounds, knowing that diverse perspectives ensure success and breed student achievement. Excelencia leaders will develop our team and grow at its side.

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Deft communicators, quick thinkers, and detail-oriented individuals will thrive within Excelencia operations, where each day is spent ensuring student excellence by overcoming operational and logistical obstacles.

No Open Positions

Apply for Open Positions

Step 1: Submit a resume and (optional) cover letter to Head of School Ruben Alonzo at

Step 2: Fill out the general application form below. Upon submission, an Excelencia representative will reach out with next steps. 

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Grade Level Preference

Our Commitment to Diversity

Excelencia believes all persons are entitled to equal employment opportunity. Excelencia shall not discriminate against applicants or employees on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, gender, gender expression, gender identity, sexual orientation, pregnancy, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, marital status, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition,  genetic information, military and veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by California or federal law.