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 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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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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Demystifying the lottery at Uplift Education

The application and enrollment process for new families looks slightly different at Uplift Education than it does at a traditional school district, and we are often asked to clarify our process. In short, the application window for the 2019-20 school year begins December 1 and ends February 1. To have an equal opportunity for your scholar to be selected for an available space at one of our […]

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Uplift Scholars feel the LOVE

Southwest Airlines is known for the highest quality of customer service and ensuring that all passengers are treated with a sense of warmth and friendliness. Uplift juniors felt the Southwest love as they visited the corporate headquarters on a recent Career Exploration trip to learn about career opportunities beyond college.   “Southwest is not like […]

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Uplift increases IB authorizations in primary, middle schools

At Uplift Education, a public charter management organization serving nearly 16,000 Pre-K-12th scholars across the Dallas-Fort Worth region in predominately low-income communities, our scholars, teachers, and administrators are actively thinking about how we can insure strong levels of college readiness.  While we are proud of our 100% four-year college acceptance, it is so important to realize […]

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ACT growth leads more Uplift high schools toward the Diploma Programme

At Uplift Education, a public charter management organization serving 16,000 scholars Pre-K-12 across the Dallas-Fort Worth region in predominately low-income communities, our scholars, teachers, and administrators have been actively focused on increasing their levels of college readiness.  As an example, last school year, our high school seniors averaged a 21.7 on their ACTs, with 47% […]

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