Uplift Education: 4 Tips to Calm Back-to-School Nerves

Each year as the summer winds down, scholars naturally start to feel the excitement and nervousness of returning to school. With this year kicking off differently than usual, many of us may need additional support and encouragement as we transition back to campus. Here are some ways you can help scholars manage their back-to-school jitters: […]

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Uplift Education: 6 Steps to Prepare for A Virtual Learning Environment

Preparing for a new school year can be challenging for many parents and scholars, and transitioning to a new virtual learning environment due to the COVID-19 pandemic adds additional challenges during an already stressful time. This school year will be unique to say the least, but we are prepared to help our families thrive in […]

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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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Uplift Education was Awarded to be in the First Cohort for a State-Funded Incentive Pay to High-Performing Teachers

Uplift Education will prioritize our teachers and provide 90% of the funds directly to teachers who have earned the TIA designations. Uplift Education was awarded to be in the first cohort of the Teacher Incentive Allotment (TIA) program to provide state-funded incentive pay to high-performing teachers. Uplift anticipates 136 of their teachers receiving a state […]

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2020-21 SCHOOL YEAR: FREE SCHOOL SUPPLIES NEAR YOU

The Dallas/Fort Worth communities play a vital role in supporting children who are returning to school in an in-person, virtual, or hybrid learning environment.  Business, churches, and community groups are stepping up to help ensure students have the supplies they need during these unprecedented times. Now more than ever, our families need support to prepare for learning […]

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Teacher Appreciation Week 2020

We love our teachers and appreciate the commitment to the growth and success of our scholars every day. Teacher appreciation week is May 4-8th. We have gathered some freebies and discounts for teachers and staff. Please check with your local retailer for these promotions. Food Sonic: The drive-in fast food restaurant is offering guests contactless […]

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SUPPORT UPLIFT EDUCATION FAMILIES DURING NORTH TEXAS GIVING TUESDAY

As COVID-19 has brought closure to school districts across Texas, Uplift Education remains committed to serving our families with a high-quality education at home, meals available for pick up, and community resources during this unprecedented time.   Uplift is implementing a full and robust remote learning program for our 20,000 scholars across PreK – 12th grades in content aligned to […]

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Uplift High Schools Join the National College March

  Since 2013, Uplift schools have been participating in the National College March created by the Washington Heights Expeditionary Learning School (WHEELS) as a symbolic tradition for high school seniors. This year, Uplift added a new participating school, Uplift Grand, that will be celebrating their first graduating class this spring with 41 seniors. From this […]

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4 ways to help your scholar prepare for their college applications

The annual Uplift Education College March celebration is just days away and we are excited to use this ceremony to celebrate the conclusion of the college application season as Uplift seniors send off their final application materials! You may be wondering what is included in a college application and how you can help your scholar […]

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Winter came early! Are you prepared?

Cold weather has arrived in Dallas and we would like to remind our parents and school communities of our weather procedures for this winter season. Our school website homepages have been updated with a “Inclement Weather” button where parents can find all the latest information for your specific campus weather update. To navigate to this page, visit your school’s web-page, select […]

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