We now have 600 scholars in 14 cohorts, with a new class of 60-65 students added each year. After successful completion of the 14-month Academic Enrichment phase of Rainier Scholars, more than 95% of students in middle and high school are enrolled in private, parochial or public Advanced Learning programs, with approximately 40% public (APP/Spectrum, Challenge, Discovery, AP/Honors) and nearly 60% private (independent, parochial and boarding school placements).
In 2015-2016, 164 scholars will attend 64 different colleges and universities in 19 states across the US.
With nearly 100 college graduates, alumni are have accepted positions with top companies nationwide. The companies include Cascadia Capital LLC, Honeywell Aerospace, Liberty Mutual, Nordstrom, Yahoo! Google, Overlake Hospital, Russell Investments, Seattle BioMed, Seattle, Childrens, Skanska, Teach for America and zulily.
Graduate degree programs attended by our graduates include Creighton University Medical School, Emory Physical Therapy Program, Howard University College of Medicine and Wisconsin-Madison MD/PhD Program.