GEAR UP Students

button What is GEAR UP?

GEAR UP is a program designed to get YOU ready for college. By providing resources, activities and possible scholarships, GEAR UP paves the way for your success in high school and a post-secondary program you choose after high school. You will create a learning plan catered to your goals and aspirations that will allow you opportunities for success in your education, and eventually your career.


button What do I do in GEAR UP?

In GEAR UP you will participate in activities that will prepare you for high school and college or post-secondary program. You will...

  • Participate in GEAR UP activities at each grade level, from 7th-12th grade.
  • Create a personalized learning plan, and plan for education after high school.
  • Meet with your school team to keep current with your GEAR UP progress.
  • Keep a portfolio of your success and important information.
  • Actively participate in school and set educational goals!

button How do I get involved?

GEAR UP schools were chosen in the 2006-2007 school year. If you attend a GEAR UP school (see GEAR UP schools page) and are in the 7th or 8th grade, you are a GEAR UP student! You will be a GEAR UP student from now until your senior year in high school.All you have to do is follow GEAR UP guidelines participate in GEAR Up activities. Activities and guidelines will be specific to your school, so check with your GEAR UP school team or a teacher for more information.


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