Reason. Create. Serve. Lead. Rise.

Imagine a thriving community of eager scholars from diverse backgrounds.

Imagine a stable, dedicated and loving faculty trained at the nation’s top universities, and wholly dedicated to our community.

Low student-teacher ratios. Nurture for the whole person--heart, mind, body, soul. Young people inspired to reason, create, serve and lead. We are Rise.

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Academic rigor. And whole person education.

Our college preparatory curriculum ensures that every scholar can choose for a four-year college or university. Our commitment to building character, inspiring wonder, and promoting curiosity gives every youth the opportunity to grow to full maturity.

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Affordable tuition. Community supported.

Through the generosity of our extensive network of supporters, Rise Prep is affordable to committed scholars from low-income families and those who are first-generation college-bound.

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For the Bayview and beyond.

Rise University Preparatory is an independent Christian school (6th - 12th grades) that calls San Francisco’s Bayview/Hunters Point our home. We are starting with an initial class of 6th graders and adding a grade each year until we offer a complete middle and high school program.

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Applications for 2017-18 school year are available now for entering 6th graders. Deadline is February 1.

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Help sponsor a student or get involved. Find out how.