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: Denise Dominguez

Denise has been at Uplift Peak since 4th grade, and has felt embraced by a strong community atmosphere. Her RTCC counselors encouraged her to apply for programs such as QuestBridge, which allowed Denise to apply to highly prestigious schools. Speaking of the college application process, the most stressful part for Denise were deadlines. “I ended […]

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Senior Decision Day Spotlight: Jose Fuentes

Jose has been at Uplift Infinity since 6th grade, however he’s poised to make a jump outside of his comfort zone. Through the help of his RTCC counselor, Jose connected with an Uplift Infinity alumni who now attends Babson College, a small private school near Boston, Massachusetts. For Jose, having a mentor has been a […]

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Senior Decision Day Spotlight: Brianna Vasquez

Brianna joined the Uplift family three years ago and immediately became enamored with the attention that Uplift teachers provide their scholars. Having trusting adults and developing bonds with her teachers really helped to shape her as she progressed through high school. In addition to her teachers, the staff in the RTCC office also served as […]

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Life After Uplift: The Story of Fahim Ahamed

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, we learn about Fahim Ahamed, founder of Hold My Chai, a chai business set for its grand opening in Frisco this summer.   “When I was at North Hills, […]

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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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