Why Bring Reaching Higher to Your School

Reaching Higher is a non-profit organization dedicated to helping young people live healthier and happier lives. Our character-building leadership program inspires and prepares students to succeed and to reach their potential!

Our nine session program is designed to:

  • Increase Self Confidence and Self Esteem
  • Teach Goal Setting Strategies
  • Strengthen Decision Making Abilities for School and Life
  • Enhance Public Speaking and Interpersonal Communication Skills
  • Learn Effective Stress and Coping Skills


How school benefits:

  • Stronger academic achievement, impacts test scores, helps maintain or improve adequate yearly progress.
  • Improves school attendance and keeps graduation rates high.
  • Greater self-esteem, conflict resolution skills and social competence in students.
  • Supports a Safe School Plan – reduces incidents of violence, bullying and harassment.
  • Students have the ability to thrive in difficult and pressure situations.Provides ancillary support service to students that district cannot fund and/or provide.
  • Fosters a more open, positive, equal and understanding environment where all students are free to learn.
  • Enhance efforts to increase diversity awareness and appreciation within the school and community.
  • Measurements in place to demonstrate program impact.