School Year Schedule
Sept 5, 2017
Fall Semester Starts
November 22-24, 2017
November 27, 2017
December 22- January 5th, 2018
January 8 2018
January 15, 2018
February 19, 2018
March 30, 2018
April 2-6, 2018
April 9, 2018
May 28, 2018
June 1, 2018
Last day of School
Spring Arbor University chose to honor Rise Above with an alumni video.
MLive article published on 9/22/15 - Expelled students earning way back to school in Rise Above program
JACKSON, MI – Being expelled from high school was kind of like getting a death sentence for his future, Michael, a 17-year-old Jackson student said.
"I was sure everything was over for me," he said. "I know I didn't make the best decision, but I was really down. I was empty. I thought there was no hope."
But Michael has found hope in Rise Above, a free new program that's giving expelled students from Jackson County schools support in continuing their education and turning their lives around.
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An Interview with Neil, our CEO, on JTV's Bart Hawley Show
A brief introduction to Rise Above
A presentation done by Neil & Veronica at Spring Arbor Free Methodist Church