Five Pillars of RISE

  • 5 Pillars of RISE

  • Effective Principals and Teachers

  • Instructional Excellence

  • Extended Learning

  • Social and Emotional Support

  • Parent and Community Partnerships


  • Each RISE school offers:

    • After-school intervention and enrichment activities provided at no cost
    • Targeted social and emotional lessons for students
    • A distinguished uniform enhancement provided to each student
    • Free breakfast, lunch, and "super snack" (for students staying after school)
    • Late transportation home for students participating in after-school enrichment
    • Unique parent/family support programming
    • Financial incentives to attract and retain highly-effective staff
    • Specialized educator training and supplemental professional development


  • Students and staff at RISE campuses benefit from:

    • Extra academic support - modified campus schedule with additional learning time for reading and mathematics
    • Time to complete homework at school
    • Resources for character and leadership development
    • A fully-embedded culture of high expectations
    • Proven and effective campus leadership teams
    • The opportunity to co-build a dynamic and transformative learning environment alongside talented peers