GEAR UP 4 LA Awarded New Grant from Department of Education

We are very excited to announce that GEAR UP 4 LA has received a new 7-year grant, with funding totaling almost 13 million dollars ($13,000,000).

The proposed project will be located within the “Promise Zone” in Los Angeles. The three project middle schools, three span schools, and five high schools. This grant will bring established and successful programs and partnerships to a new double cohort of approximately 2000 students in the sixth and seventh grade attending Berendo Middle School, Le Conte Middle, Young Oak Kim Academy, Bernstein Complex, West Adams Preparatory High School, and the Robert F Kennedy Community Schools Complex.