"A person's character is their fate."


About Tulsa Classical Academy

Tulsa Classical Academy is a Hillsdale Member School that implements a classical curriculum and pedagogy. The video below represents what we strive for here at Tulsa Classical Academy. Additionally, please view our classical education and classical resources pages for a deeper understanding on the classical tradition.

What are we looking for?

Tulsa Classical Academy is the first public, classical, charter school opening in the state of Oklahoma in the Fall of 2023. TCA follows the Hillsdale/BCSI model using a content-rich curriculum based in classical liberal arts and sciences with a strong emphasis on civic education.


TCA Teachers facilitate learning for students in order to fulfill their potential for intellectual, emotional, physical, and social growth. Teachers enable and work with parents and students to develop competencies and skills in order to function successfully in society. TCA Faculty provide leadership, motivation, and rigorous education for all students.

Openings for 2023-24

Now hiring teachers for all grade levels (Kinder-8th Grade), administration, and staff positions.  

See the list of openings and how to apply below:

Faculty Positions

Please see the list of teacher positions available below:

Full Time

Special Education Teacher


Part Time

Substitute Teacher (4/10 remaining)

Admin & Staff Positions

To apply, please send in your cover letter and resume to


In-School Volunteers

Reach out to for more information on how you can get connected to a class.


How to apply for a faculty position

Please email your application packet to

Application packet must include: 

1) Resume (with 3 professional references)
2) Transcripts (unofficial is fine)
3) Video: Submit 1 minute video answering the following question: Why do you want to teach at Tulsa Classical Academy?


Important Dates

  • June 18-29: Teachers attend Hillsdale summer training (
  • August 14-25: Teacher In-Service

Employment Benefits

Pay is competitive and commensurate with experience and qualifications. State benefits are offered for full-time employees in addition to the following:

  • Major medical, dental, and vision benefits
  • Paid vacation, personal days, paid holidays
  • Retirement plans (401K)
  • Children will receive enrollment priority if a parent is an employee at the time of enrollment
  • All faculty and staff are invited to the Classical Education Conference at Hillsdale College in June for free professional development sessions
  • Each school year begins with a 4-5 days of professional development for all faculty