Uplift Scholar publishes novel at 13 years old

Sreeja Kuppam, an Uplift North Hills scholar,  published her first book on her thirteenth birthday. Ancient Dynasty Chronicle: The Untold Truth is a series of adventure, mystery, and suspense. The middle school scholar has always shown her passion for writing in class and at home. “My parents didn’t expect me to write a book, but […]

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Scholar voices are heard in slam poetry unit at Uplift Summit

Teaching outside the box, the ninth and tenth grade English classes at Uplift Summit combined the traditional poetry found in typical high school curriculum with Slam Poetry, a mix between reciting poetry and hip-hop. During the unit,  scholars watched well-known Slam Poets like Maya Del-Valle, Shane Koyczan and Taylor Mali. “The scholars were engaged from the very […]

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