“Keep Up” Tutoring
RISE helps scholars achieve their maximum level of proficiency. Positive outcomes include on-time high school graduation and maximization of college opportunities.
RISE monitor students' progress and moves them back into the “Keep Up” program if necessary.
RISE works with those reading at the third grade level or lower to lift their reading ability up to functional literacy.
RISE provides enrichment for students interested in math. Students participate in intra- and inter-scholastic contests, such as the Moody's Math Challenge. These students are eligible for RISE's College Prep program.
RISE provides tutoring support for students preparing for the Advanced Placement US History and English Language exams. Students receive $3,000 by scoring a '3' on either exam, $4,000 for a '4,' or $5,000 for a '5, to be used toward college expenses.
RISE provides SAT/ACT prep, overnight visits to colleges, and dedicated mentoring through the college and scholarship process. RISE staff follows up with college students through their sophomore year.
RISE stays in touch with over 300 alumni each year to assist with career counseling and job placement.