Social Justice Can’t Start Too Soon

The concept of teaching social justice in schools has gained traction in the past few years, particularly in high school-aged classrooms, as we encourage our students to register to vote and let their voices be heard. However, as Ms. Gowin shows us, it is never too early to teach your children about social justice. Gowin, […]

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UPLIFT EDUCATION SHARES THE BEST GIFTS TO GIVE AND GET FOR SCHOLARS

As we get closer and closer to the holiday season, we wanted to provide you with a little help with your shopping! We’ve compiled a list of the best gifts that not only help scholar development, but also help keep them entertained. You can make an even bigger impact while you complete your Holiday wish […]

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Giving thanks to the Melville Family Foundation

As we get closer to Thanksgiving, we wanted to give thanks to one of our partners, the Melville Family Foundation. Randolph (Randy) and Rev. Dr. Lael C. Melville are the founders of the Melville Family Foundation. They both hold BA degrees from Princeton University, where they met during college and developed their passion for education. […]

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What Uplift Parents Are Thankful For

Over the past few months, we have all dealt with a great deal of adversity. Uplift set its sights on not only a safe return to on-campus and hybrid learning, but also a meaningful and productive one. We pride ourselves in transparency and that is not only evident via our updated daily live COVID-19 dashboard, […]

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“Uplift” Your Pumpkins With Your School’s Logo

One popular trend the past few years is to use stencils to carve your pumpkins. This helps you create some amazing designs, and it’s a lot easier than free-handing with a sharp knife. Scholars, please get your parents permission, or better yet, make this a weekend family event so that you can all spend some […]

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Safe october events for the entire family

COVID-19 continues to be a serious threat, which is why several cities are opting for drive thru and socially distant community events to help keep everyone safe, but still enjoy the fun-filled Fall festivities. Drive-Boo HalloweenDates: Friday and Saturday nights October 2 – October 31Hours: 7:00 PM – 11:00 PMLocation: American Airlines Center (Silver Parking […]

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Useful apps for parents to monitor device usage and keep their children safe

There are a variety of different causes and awareness campaigns that take place during the month of October. Two causes that go hand in hand are National Bullying Prevention Month and Cyber Security Awareness Month. Because scholars are spending more and more time online, here are some ways you can help keep track of their […]

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Uplift Education Public Schools Open for In-Person Learning

Uplift Education public schools will open September 21, 2020 for in-person learning with new precautions in place to keep kids safe. Given the positive health news and the robust measures we have taken for safe in-person learning, we will begin welcoming back our students to school in a phased approach for those families who selected […]

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Uplift Education: Symptom-Free COVID-19 Testing Sites

To promote the safety of our entire Uplift in-person community, we are highly encouraging our families, scholars and staff to get their annual flu shot and consider getting tested for COVID-19 prior to their first day of in-person or hybrid learning. This is particularly important if your child is in the Middle School or High School, or is participating in sports or […]

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