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.