“A step in the right direction”

STAIRS Success

High School Matriculation
STAIRS students have gone to attend the following high schools upon graduation from the eighth grade. Nearly all of the students who have participated in our program have successfully continued onto a private, charter, magnet, or arts and science high school.

Barack Obama Male Leadership Academy
Bishop Dunne
Bishop Lynch Brookhaven College: Early College High School
Cedar Valley College: Early College High School
Cristo Rey Dallas College Preparatory School
Episcopal School of Dallas
Greenhill School
Harmony Science Academy
Hockaday School
Irma Lerma Rangel Young Women's Leadership School
Jesuit College Prepatory School of Dallas
Kathlyn Joy Gilliam Collegiate Academy
Parish Episcopal School
St. Marks School of Texas
Trinity Christian Academy
Uplift Peak Prep
Ursuline Academy of Dallas
Woodrow Wilson High School (IB)
Yvonne A. Ewell Townview Magnet: School for the Talented and Gifted
Yvonne A. Ewell Townview Magnet: School of Business and Management

College Matriculation
STAIRS finds that its students, after years in a college preparatory setting, are more than prepared for higher education. Those who have participated in our program have proudly earned their high school diplomas and continued to demonstrate a motivation to learn by attending the following colleges and universities.

Duke University
Howard University
Louisiana State University
Loyola University New Orleans
Prairie View A&M University
Stephen F. Austin State University
Susquehanna University Texas Lutheran University
Trinity University Texas A&M University-Commerce
Texas Christian University
University of Arkansas
University of Houston
University of North Texas
University of Texas at Austin
West Virginia University

Session Dates

Saturday, September 9th, 2017
Location: Ursuline (1 PM - 2 PM)
Mentor Orientation (2 PM - 3 PM)
Ursuline Tour and Meet (2 PM - 3 PM)

Saturday, September 23rd, 2017
Location: Jesuit (1 PM - 4 PM)
Jesuit Tour and Meet (4 PM - 5 PM)



The STAIRS Program is funded through private donations and community grants... click here for more information.

Our Goals

Our goal is to have 100% of our STAIRS Students... click here for more information.


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