Mission: Ucap seeks to intervene in the lives of young adolescents having serious difficulty in school and placed at risk of dropping out, to help each of them obtain the academic and social skills necessary for success in high school and in life. They strive to create a supportive community that will motivate students with a coherent, relevant, and challenging academic program. Ucap stresses the importance of taking responsibility, working hard, achieving at high a level, setting goals, taking risks, and having fun.
Programs: The school provides academic work, counseling and enrichment opportunities for students and their families. The school serves the cities of providence, cranston, central falls, and other rhode island public school systems.
Unique school that takes at-risk youth who have stayed behind in middle or elementary school and works with them to get them to complete 2 grade levels in 1 year or 3 levels in 2! Amazing teachers and administration that care about each child, they take the time to help students to get back on grade to continue their high school years with same age peers. UCAP works hard to allow students to gain the opportunity to graduate with their peers helps to reduce high school drop out rates!