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We’re Back! 10/21 – RIISE Fall Boutique Recruitment Event

2018 RIISEFBRE Post #1

Register Now “Whoohoo!” Please excuse my animation, but I am now the super proud mom of a Senior and a Freshman!!! [Applause] Thank you, thank you. Like many families of children of color in an independent school, we have a vision, we keep our eyes on the prize, and we share our stories. We believe […]

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{S.O.S.} Self. Others. Surroundings. @ Town.


  Hello, and thank you for joining us this past Saturday at Town! It was a great morning with parents, educators, alum, admin and students. We learned so much about Town and what makes it unique and culturally responsive with S.O.S. A special shout out goes to graduating 8th grader, Harrison Velasquez who talked about […]

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#BMAWeek Day #4 – Chad Hilliard at Columbia Grammar & Preparatory School


When RIISE attended parent affinity group, MOSAIC’s post PoCC/SDLC recap, we were struck by the passion of the student of color affinity group, MECCA, and their  commitment to social justice and equity. It was wonderful hearing from of our future global leaders as they powerfully articulated their experiences and interactions at both the Student Diversity […]

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