Jerrold Washington

Chief Academic Officer
University of Chicago Charter School

Jerrold Washington is the Chief Academic Officer of the UChicago Charter School. Washington works directly with campus directors and their leadership teams in preparing 100% of UChicago Charter students for college acceptance and graduation.

Prior to joining UEI, Washington most recently worked as the Chief of Schools for Network 9 in Chicago Public Schools. He is from the South Side of Chicago, a graduate of Chicago Public Schools, a Golden Apple recipient, and has served as a teacher, instructional coach, assistant principal, and principal in his 20 years at Chicago Public Schools. Washington holds an MS in school leadership from Concordia University.