Raiders’ Initiative for Success and Excellence - Miami Edison Senior High

“Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world”

Nelson Mandela

About RISE

Upward Bound is a federally funded, U.S. Department of Education equal educational opportunity program. Specifically, RISE, Upward Bound, is a college preparatory program for low income and educationally disadvantaged high school students.

The Raiders’ Initiative for Success and Excellence, at Miami Edison Senior High, will help 60 participants each year to complete high school, and then matriculate to and graduate from a post-secondary institution.

Source: 50th Anniversary of Federal TRIO programs, U.S. Department of Education.

Contact Information

Kelvin Laurore
Upward Bound Success Coach

Elizabeth Quizena
Upward Bound Program Director