We are excited for the launch of the 2021-22 school year at our schools, where our GEAR UP 4 LA teams welcomed new and returning ninth- and 10th-grade students in… Read more
GEAR UP 4 LA aims to significantly increase student success in high school, persistence in college, and preparation for career and life-long learning. Under the motto “Building Powerful Futures,” our dedicated and passionate team of Equity Warriors have built strong futures for over 24,000 first-generation students and their families since 2011, building relationships with each while providing wraparound supports – including counseling, mentoring, college visits, and workshops – to students starting in sixth and seventh grade through their first year of college.
Want to learn more about GEAR UP? Check out our first e-newsletter of the school year! Catch up on all things GEAR UP 4 LA by SIGNING UP for our… Read more
Nearly 1,500 rising ninth and 10th-grade GEAR UP 4 LA students spent their summer engaging in a variety of enrichment opportunities, including storytelling and writing, career exploration, math and robotics,… Read more