MISSION

RISE empowers its scholars to thrive academically, strengthen their community, and discover their voice. We teach rigorous content, educate with compassion, foster leadership, and encourage exploration.

BELIEFS

All scholars can learn and want to learn (RISE UP).
As citizens of a learning community, we will love, listen, and lead (RISE TOGETHER).
Excellence is developed with commitment, practice, and perseverance (RISE ABOVE).

CORE VALUES

Resilience

We are solutions-minded and we persevere through challenges.

Integrity

We treat all in our community with honesty, kindness, and respect.

Scholarship

We love learning, and we cheer on each other’s growth and success.

Excellence

We set ambitious goals and work relentlessly to attain them.

Our Scholars

100

Scholars are eligible
for free breakfast
and lunch (CEP)

12

Exceptional
Children

12

English Language
Learners

Ethnicity Makeup

75

Black

20

Hispanic

5

White, Asian
Multi-racial

MILESTONES

Our Growth

PAVE SE opens with 120 Kindergarten and 1st grade scholars

August 2015

PAVE SE opens with 120 Kindergarten and 1st grade scholars

August 2015

PAVE moves to current 18 acre Idlewood Village campus

2016 - 2017 School Year

PAVE moves to current 18 acre Idlewood Village campus

2016 - 2017 School Year

On the 2019 EOGs, PAVE SE outperforms seven Southeast Raleigh public schools that did not meet growth

May 2019

On the 2019 EOGs, PAVE SE outperforms seven Southeast Raleigh public schools that did not meet growth

May 2019

PAVE SE receives a 5-year charter renewal from the State Board of Education

February 2020

PAVE SE receives a 5-year charter renewal from the State Board of Education

February 2020

PAVE SE Raleigh Charter rebrands to become RISE SE Raleigh Charter School

July 2021

PAVE SE Raleigh Charter rebrands to become RISE SE Raleigh Charter School

July 2021

RISE SE plans to be a 650-student, Kindergarten through 8th grade school, providing a strong school option for the Southeast Raleigh community

By 2023

RISE SE plans to be a 650-student, Kindergarten through 8th grade school, providing a strong school option for the Southeast Raleigh community

By 2023

Our Partners