High Points

Raise DC's Organizational newsletter

Check out each of the editions of Raise DC's newsletter, High Points, below:

December 2018: Reflecting on our progress

We take a look at our initiatives from the fall, including our Fifth Annual Graduation Pathways Summit, our College Access & Success Symposium, a new data analysis initiative, and our latest Progress Report.


Raise DC names a new Executive Director, introduces a summer texting platform for incoming college students, and highlights a local leadership training program to achieve faster progress on cradle-to-career outcomes.

September 2017: progress toward our True North

Check out some of Raise DC's highlights so far in 2017, from updates on our early childhood engagement campaign efforts to an extension of our initiative to create smooth transitions from middle to high school.

december 2016: Asking the big questions

We reflect back on some of the questions that have driven our work in 2016, from data that measures the development of some of the District's youngest learners to a reframed network that aims to ensure that every DC youth succeeds in a postsecondary setting.

may 2016: A focus on the data

In the first edition of High Points, you'll see a few of the ways increased access to data is elevating outcomes for DC youth, from a measure to track early childhood progress to a consulting partnership that will support postsecondary enrollment and attainment.

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