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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Senior Decision Day Spotlight: Brianna Vasquez

Brianna joined the Uplift family three years ago and immediately became enamored with the attention that Uplift teachers provide their scholars. Having trusting adults and developing bonds with her teachers really helped to shape her as she progressed through high school. In addition to her teachers, the staff in the RTCC office also served as […]

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Life After Uplift: The story of Fahim Ahamed

Life After Uplift provides an in-depth look at what Uplift Education alumni experience after graduating and going off into the real world.      In this edition of Life After Uplift, we learn about Fahim Ahamed, founder of Hold My Chai, a chai business set for its grand opening in Frisco this summer.   “When I was at North Hills, […]

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Life After Uplift: The Story of Tanaka Tava

Life After Uplift provides an in-depth look at what Uplift Education alumni experience after graduating and going off into the real world.     “I remember the night when my mom woke me up screaming that I got into North Hills and how big of a deal that was,” Tanaka said. “To see that excitement, it […]

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Life After Uplift: The Story of Mariah Steward

Life After Uplift provides an in-depth look at what Uplift Education alumni experience after graduating and going off into the real world.    In this edition of Life After Uplift, Mariah Steward takes us through her experiences after she graduated and her journey in the early stage of her career.   Mariah, a graduate of Uplift Luna Preparatory, first became interested in education in high school as she experienced […]

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Life After Uplift: The Story of Khalil Payton

Life After Uplift provides an in-depth look at what Uplift Education alumni experience after graduating and going off into the real world.    In this edition of Life After Uplift, Khalil Payton takes us through his experiences after he graduated and his journey in the early stage of his career.   Khalil, a graduate of Uplift Hampton Preparatory, first became interested in engineering when […]

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Uplift Proudly Recognizes our Counselors as Part of National School Counseling Week

National School Counseling Week takes place from February 1st through February 5th. We are proud to recognize the support and guidance that our amazing Uplift counselors provide for our scholars each and every day, from Social & Emotional health to College Preparation.   In the midst of the pandemic, our Social/ Behavioral Counselors have been the face of compassion […]

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A Career that Changes Uplift Education Students Lives – A School with Lifetime Support

The successful navigation of a college and career fair is a valuable life skill. This event helps our students at a time when students can benefit the most from career exploration, a process of building self-awareness, learning about potential careers, and developing a plan for reaching future goals. The Uplift College and Career Fair is […]

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My journey thus far by: Paloma Diaz, a proud uplift alumni

In the past three and a half years I have moved to San Francisco, been awarded enough scholarships to fully cover my tuition and fees, obtained seven internships, (three of which have become lasting clients), been a leader in my community, and built a portfolio I am proud of. As I slowly check off my […]

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SENIOR DECISION DAY 2020: VIRTUALLY THE BEST CLASS EVER

Another complete school year is another chance we get to celebrate the achievements of our accomplished Uplift Senior Class of 2020. Under incredibly difficult circumstances, 839 Uplift seniors had to quickly adapt to online learning in the spring. The Uplift community is incredibly impressed by our seniors’ determination to make their last moments at Uplift meaningful, […]

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