Teachers Supporting Teachers

A great teacher can change lives. At STRIVE Prep, we’ve seen this first hand – which is why we want to make sure that every teacher in our classrooms is prepared to be great at their job. The STRIVE Prep Teacher Residency Program pairs new teachers with an experienced...

Serving Every Scholar

November 13, 2018 Thirteen years ago, STRIVE Prep opened the doors to our first campus with the idea to provide a public, high-quality, college preparatory education to all students – no matter their zip code. As we’ve grown to 11 schools serving nearly 3,800 students...

STRIVE Prep Families Advocate for Community Safety and Change

November 1, 2018 Violeta Prieto, mother of two STRIVE Prep students, knows the power of advocacy and how her voice can positively impact a community. Last year, Violeta worked with STRIVE Prep staff and families, and city Councilwoman Stacie Gilmore, to have a HAWK...

Students Find an Understanding of Self in Xican@ Arte

October 8, 2018 In the 9th grade Xican@ Arte class at STRIVE Prep – SMART, Salina Salazar is helping her students learn much more than the history behind Mexican art. Through a year long course, freshmen at the campus are expanding their perspectives, engaging with...