Volunteer

Rise Above is only possible thanks to the help of many volunteers and donors. These volunteers, first and foremost, build relationships with our students. These relationships, in turn, are what lead to transformation in our students' lives. There are several different opportunities to volunteer. A few of those are listed below.

 

Cross Roads Tutor

Aid those students who may be struggling with their class work. Also to build relationships with the students.
Duties and Description: •To be dependable, responsible and mature •Supervise students in classroom • Assist with student questions.

Time slots are available Monday - Friday from 9 am—2 pm.

Media & Communication Support

The media & communication coordinator will be responsible for creating momentum and awareness that adheres to the Rise Above brand.

Duties and Responsibilities: • Write, edit and proofread all publications • Develop online sites content (FB & Website) • Create promotions for special events

Fun Mentor

Participate in activities with students during lunch hour and or our after-school program

Duties and Responsibilities: • Facilities physical activities • Engages in board and other games • Provide supervision

IT Technical Support Specialist

To monitor and maintain the computer systems and networks.

Duties and Responsibilities: • Install and configure computer systems • Troubleshoot hardware and software faults • Monitor and maintain computer systems • Install/uninstall software as needed


Internships Available:

  • Social Work

  • Psychology

  • Business

  • Ministry

  • Promotions/Social Media

 
 

2019 -2020 School Schedule

September 3, 2019 | Fall Semester Starts

October 21, 2019 | No School - Staff TraininG

November 27-29, 2019 | Thanksgiving break

December 2, 2019 | School resumes

December 23, 2019 - January 3, 2020 | Christmas Break

January 6, 2020 | School resumes

January 20, 2020 | MLK Day

February 17, 2020 | Presidents day

March 9, 2020 | No School - Staff Training

March 30 - April 3, 2020 | Spring break

April 6, 2020 | School resumes

April 10, 2020 | Good Friday

May 25, 2020 | Memorial Day

May 29, 2020 | Last Day of School

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Upcoming Events

Reaching Higher

2—4 pm

Tuesdays     |     Community Service

Wednesdays | YMCA

Thursdays | Activities

Staff MeetingS

3—4 pm

August 29*

October 9

November 13

December 11

January 9

February 12

March 11

April 8

May 13

June 3*

*9 am—2 pm training

**5:30—7 pm staff and board meal

Board Meetings 5:30—7 pm

September 12

October 10

November 14

January 9: Staff and Board Meal

February 13

March 12

April 9

May 14

June 11

Community Speakers

LifeWays

Community Choice Credit Union

Compassionate Ministries

MSU Extension

Outings

YMCA

Resale Depot

Storer Camp

Parent/Student/staff meetingS

December 16-19, 2019

May 18 - 21, 2020

 

 

 

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