Lake-Sumter State College’s RISE Summer Math Academy is a college-prep, academic and social experience for rising 11th and 12th graders. The three-week academy prepares students for dual enrollment coursework in college-credit math courses while in high school.

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Eligible students may contact Ms. Sybil Brown at with any questions.

Registration deadline is May 26, 2023.


  • Free to all eligible participants
  • Lunch is provided each day
  • Transportation will be provided from South Sumter High and Wildwood Middle/High Schools. (Transportation schedules will be provided in advance of the RISE Academy but students should anticipate bus pick up at approximately 9:00 am and drop off by 3:30pm.)

Program Information

June 5 – June 22, 2023 (Monday – Thursday)
9:30 am – 3:00 pm

Lake-Sumter State College
Sumter Center
1423 County Road 526A, Sumterville


  • Improved math skills
  • Improved ability to achieve a college degree
  • Eligible students who successfully complete the RISE Academy can enroll in LSSC math courses through dual enrollment as early as August 22, 2023

What to Expect

  • A community of motivated and engaged peers
  • Technology enhanced learning program
  • Individualized learning plans based on first day diagnostic testing
  • Small group activities and one-on-one assistance with math professionals
  • Visits to the LSSC Leesburg and South Lake campuses
  • Workshops focused on paying for college, dual enrollment, college success, time management, and the discovery of personal learning styles