North Hills Scholars Develop Scholar-Led Study Sessions

With IB Diploma Programme courses, and the uncertainty of learning amidst a global pandemic on the horizon, junior class President Mrigayu Ghosh, along with other scholars at Uplift North Hills, wanted to find a way to effectively collaborate with one another throughout the course of the year.  “We wanted to find resources that we could use to help each other,” Mrigayu said. “Although teachers do everything they can, it takes a certain degree of scholar initiative […]

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Uplift Alumnus Helps Organize School Supply Drive

Primary scholars at Uplift Peak were in for a wonderful surprise as students from SMU showed up to their school armed with bags full of school supplies.  The school supply drop off was initiated by Ethan Rios, a junior at SMU and an Uplift alumnus. Ethan, a graduate from Uplift Infinity back in 2018, is part of the Détente Collective, a non-profit […]

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Teacher Appreciation Week 2021

Teacher Appreciation Week is here! Our Uplift teachers have been working diligently all year long to support our scholars and families in the midst of a global pandemic. We have found a variety of different freebies and deals for our teachers to take advantage of during the week of May 3 – 7. Be sure […]

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Recapping Senior Decision Day 2021

The lights of Globe Life Field were shining brightly on our seniors as they walked across the stage and announced their future plans to the world. In front of an energetic yet socially distanced crowd, a total of 867 scholars proudly revealed their respective college, university, career path, or branch of the military that they would be pursuing […]

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Uplift Stands Alone in National Rankings

This week, U.S. News & World Report released their much-anticipated yearly rankings of the best high schools in the nation.  Each year, public schools across the country wait eagerly for the list to be released to see where they stack up against their peers and see if they can display the highly recognizable Best High Schools badge on their websites and social media pages.    Uplift […]

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Senior Decision Day SpotLight: Eunbi Chung

Eunbi Chung has been at Uplift North Hills since first grade and she was able to develop great relationships with her teachers. “I was aiming for a smaller, private school, because I thought that would give me the same kind of close student-teacher relationships that North Hills gave me,” Eunbi said. Eunbi was matched with […]

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Senior Decision Day Spotlight: Emmanuel Ojeda

Emmanuel Ojeda was accepted to not one, not two, but three Ivy League schools; Cornell, Dartmouth and Brown. “Getting into one is an accomplishment in of it itself, but getting into three is on it’s own level,” Emmanuel said. “It was a really proud moment for me because it meant that all three schools saw […]

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Senior Decision Day Spotlight: Jeffrey Ochoa

Jeffrey Ochoa has been at Uplift Heights since 6th grade and the thing he’s going to miss the most after graduation are all the wonderful moments and friendly chats he shared with his teachers over the years. “My time at Uplift Heights was great,” Jeffrey said. “The teachers there were always willing to help me. […]

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Senior Decision Day Spotlight: Denise Dominguez

Denise has been at Uplift Peak since 4th grade, and has felt embraced by a strong community atmosphere. Her RTCC counselors encouraged her to apply for programs such as QuestBridge, which allowed Denise to apply to highly prestigious schools. Speaking of the college application process, the most stressful part for Denise were deadlines. “I ended […]

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Senior Decision Day Spotlight: Jose Fuentes

Jose has been at Uplift Infinity since 6th grade, however he’s poised to make a jump outside of his comfort zone. Through the help of his RTCC counselor, Jose connected with an Uplift Infinity alumni who now attends Babson College, a small private school near Boston, Massachusetts. For Jose, having a mentor has been a […]

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