Freshman Forward

As a college preparatory public charter school, Uplift  promotes a college-going culture for all scholars at an early age.  From kindergarten all the way through high school, college memorabilia and conversation about where to attend college are seen and heard all through the hallways.  At the beginning of Freshman Year, the Road To College Freshman […]

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This job is unpredictable, the hours are long, but it’s the best job in the world

A day in the life of a kindergarten teacher can be unpredictable, even for fifth-year Uplift Peak teacher Elizabeth. As she arrives to her classroom ahead of her scholars, she flips the light switch to illuminate walls adorned with a collage of letters, numbers, scholar projects, maps, and the mascot of her alma mater, the SMU Mustang.  In the […]

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