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: Nana-Aba Aghakuofie

Nana-Aba has been at Uplift Mighty since her freshman year of high school. Nana-Aba credits her college counselors for being so adaptive despite the pandemic and allowing her the opportunity to still be informed and prepared to apply and get accepted to several colleges and universities. Prior to heading off to college, Nana-Aba will participate […]

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Senior Decision Day Spotlight: Zachariah Wilson

Zachariah Wilson has been at Uplift Luna since 9th grade. Zachariah is looking forward to majoring in interior design or fashion design. Having been at a school located in the heart of Deep Ellum, it has provided a great, creative atmosphere throughout the years. Hear more about Zachariah and his experience at Uplift Luna. Name: […]

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Senior Decision Day Spotlight: Kyla Simmons

Kyla Simmons has been at Uplift Hampton since 8th grade. UT Austin intrigued her not only for prestige, but also how exceptional their Radio, Television and Film program was. Kyla is looking forward to potentially enrolling in a class taught by actor Matthew McConaughey. On top of this, she is also looking forward to taking […]

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Senior Decision Day Spotlight: Genaro Castillo

Genaro has been at Uplift Williams his entire life, all the way since Kindergarten. Genaro is eager to spread his wings and explore, although he’s looking forward to going somewhere that will provide him with a similar experience. Going to school at Rice will give him just that. Additionally, Genaro is looking forward to continue […]

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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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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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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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