Maya Angelou Community High School

r. Maya Angelou Community High School

Welcome to the GEAR UP program at Maya Angelou Community High School! We believe that all students can and will succeed, and we are honored to be part of your high school journey and support your ongoing success. We are here to enhance your academic, emotional, and social learning and provide you with a variety of programs to help you explore exciting careers and postsecondary opportunities that best fit what you envision for your future. Still we rise. Go Phoenix!

Contact GEAR UP

Email: [email protected]
Office hours: Monday, Wednesday - Friday 3:30 - 4:30 in Room 3-121
Office phone: (323) 636-3592

Staff

Mario Loeza

Site Coordinator

Elson Wong

Counselor

Maria Perez Bugarin

Academic Advisor

Jennifer Martínez

Academic Adviser

Announcements

We, GEAR UP and Maya Angelou Community High School, support ALL students!

See how LAUSD and GEAR UP have committed to support our LGBTQ+ students and families.

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Tutor.com

9th and 10th graders can get 1-on-1 tutoring online on almost any subject in English or Spanish.  Get the homework help you need any time.  All 9th and 10th graders already have an account. Just go to www.tutor.com/gearup4la and use your LAUSD Id# as your user name and the password: GEARUP3.  If you want help on your phone, just aim your camera at the QR code and follow the link.  If you need any support, you can see Ms. Perez. Ms. Martinez, or Mr. Loeza in the GEAR UP office.

Get Vaccinated!

COVID-19 Vaccinations Required – unless exemptions apply — for all eligible Los Angeles Unified Students ages 12 and older by January 12, 2022.  For more information please call (213) 443-1300.

  • Vaccines prevent diseases that can be dangerous, or even deadly.
  • They work with your body’s natural defenses to safely develop protection from a disease.
  • A vaccine helps your immune system to produce anti-bodies.

 

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Vacunense!

Se requieren vacunas COVID-19, a menos que se apliquen exenciones, para todos los estudiantes elegibles del Unificado de Los Ángeles de 12 años o más antes del 12 de enero de 2022.  Para obtener más información, llame al (213) 443-1300.

  • Las vacunas previenen enfermedades que pueden ser peligrosas, o incluso mortales.
  • Trabajan con las defensas naturales de su cuerpo para desarrollar de manera segura la protección contra una enfermedad.
  • Una vacuna ayuda a su sistema inmunológico a producir anticuerpos.
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Vision Clinics/Clínica de visión

Offering free eye exams and glasses for LAUSD students.

Ofreciendo exámenes de los ojos y lentes gratis para los estudiantes de LAUSD.

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Dual Enrollment at LA Trade Technical College for spring 2022
SPRING 2022 DUAL ENROLLMENT

Applications for Dual Enrollment at LA Trade Technical College 2022 are now available.  If you are interested please come to the GEARUP Office and speak to Ms. Perez or Mr. Loeza.

 

Child Development 1                    2/14 to 6/6   Tue/Thur    4:00 PM to 5:35 PM  (3 units)

American Sign Language 1          2/14 to 6/6   Mon/Wed  4:00 PM to 6:15 PM  (4 units)

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Student and Family Wellness Hotline

Wellness Hotline
213-241-3840
(School Days M-F, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.)
Call for consultation, support, and referrals for Caregivers, Parents, Students, and Staff.

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Línea Telefónica de Bienestar para Estudiantes y Familias

Llame para Bienestar para Estudiantes y Familias
213-241-3840
(lunes a viernes de
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.)
Para los padres de familias, estudiantes, y educadores. Llame para consultas, apoyo y referencias

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ELAC Dual Enrollment Classes Spring 2022

Classes will be held from February – June / Afterschool
Virtual – synchronous
Earn college credits now!
Work towards a skills certificate!

Have questions? Stop by the GEAR UP office in room 3-121
– 16 weeks/Free
– Twice a week
– 3 hours per week

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Tutor.com is available during WINTER BREAK

Don’t forget to use your Tutor.com account over winter break –
It’s available 24/7!

www.tutor.com/gearup4la
Username: 10-digit LAUSD ID number
Password: GEARUP3
If you are having difficulty accessing your account, please email Jill Manning ([email protected]).

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LA Metro GoPass Program

Metro is partnering with your child’s school to offer students a GoPass with unlimited rides at no cost on Metro bus and rail, Culver CityBus, LADOT Dash, Montebello Bus, Norwalk Transit and Santa Monica Big Blue Bus. Using the special GoPass TAP card provided by their school, your child can ride for free to and from school and on trips after school and on weekends, now through June 30, 2023. Even if your child is already part of the TAP K-12 Reduced Fare program, they will need to pick up a new GoPass TAP card from their school to register in the portal.

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Programa LA Metro GoPass

Metro se esta asociando con la escuela de su hijo para ofrecer a los estudiantes un GoPass sin costo en los autobuses y trenes de Metro, Culver CityBus, LADOT Dash, Montebello Bus, Norwalk Transit y Santa Monica Big Blue Bus. Con la tarjeta GoPass TAP provista por la escuela, su hijo puede viajar gratis hacia y desde la escuela y en viajes después de la escuela y los fines de semana, desde ahora hasta el 30 de junio de 2023. Si su hijo ya es parte del programa de tarifas reducidas TAP K-12, necesitará recoger una nueva tarjeta GoPass TAP de su escuela para registrarse en el portal.

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The Intern Project (TIP)-El Proyecto de Pasantía (TIP)

The Intern Project (TIP), which connects LA County public high school students with the chance to work in dynamic career areas. Students have worked in fields like Arts, Media & Entertainment, Engineering & Tech, Business, Government/Non-Profit/Philanthropy, and Healthcare & Medical Technology.
Applications are open!
Apply here: https://lafund.submittable.com/submit
Deadline to apply: March 13th, 2022 at 11:59pm PST.

El Proyecto de Pasantía (TIP), que conecta a los estudiantes de escuelas secundarias públicas del Condado de Los Ángeles con la oportunidad de trabajar en áreas profesionales dinámicas. Los estudiantes han trabajado en campos como Artes, Medios y Entretenimiento, Ingeniería y Tecnología, Negocios, Gobierno / Sin Fines de Lucro / Filantropía y Salud y Tecnología Médica.
¡Las solicitudes están abiertas!
Aplicar aquí: https://lafund.submittable.com/submit
Fecha límite para postular: 13 de marzo de 2022 a las 11:59 pm PST.

 

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Events

Peer Mentors Unite!
Oct 30, 2021 - Jun 3, 2022
12:30 pm - 1:00 pm
Room 3-102

The Peer Mentors have been selected and accepted.  Here is the schedule for the remaining part of the first semester.  If you are interested in becoming a Peer Mentor, look for new opportunities to join in 2022!  Peer Mentors, we will see you at lunch.  Look for messages in Schoology.

Ya tenemos nuestros menotres.  Aqui esta el horario de las primeras juntas del semestre.  Si tienen interes en ser un mentor, habra oportunidades el proximo semestre del 2022.  Mentores, nos venemus durante almuerzo.  Esperen mensajes en Schoology.

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Parent/Student Resource Meeting
Dec 13, 2021 - Dec 13, 2021
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Zoom : 82442768302

Parent/Student Resource Meeting

  • Learn about available resources
  • Get to know out of class staff
  • Relax, ask questions and have fun
  • Questions, Comments or Concerns (please email [email protected] or call (323) 846-4703.)
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Classes for Parents at LACC
Jan 7, 2022 - Feb 6, 2022
HTTPS://LACCD.ZOOM.US/MY/LACCNONCREDIT​
Zoom Meeting ID: laccnoncredit

Apply in person or online.

NONCREDIT ADULT EDUCATION PROGRAM
January 7, 2022 to February 6, 2022

OFFICE PHONE: (323) 953-4000 EXT. 2230

HTTPS://LACCD.ZOOM.US/MY/LACCNONCREDIT​

Zoom Meeting ID: laccnoncredit

REMOTE ZOOM OFFICE HOURS

Monday: 9:00AM to 5:00 PM
Tuesday: 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Wednesday: 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Thursday: 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Friday: 9:00 AM to 12:30 PM
Saturday: 9:00 AM to 12:30 PM

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Paseo Virtual a UCLA
Jan 27, 2022 - Jan 27, 2022
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
https://lausd.zoom.us/j/87661372905
Meeting ID: 876 6137 2905
  • Requisitos para entrar a la
    Universidad.
  • Carreras que ofrecen.
    Realice un recorrido virtual del
    plantel de UCLA y descubra
    todas las maravillosas
    oportunidades que una de las
    mejores Universidades de la
    nacion tiene para ofrecer.
  • Necesita mas informacion?
  • ENERO 27, 2022
    6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
  • https://lausd.zoom.us/j/87661372905
    Meeting ID: 876 6137 2905
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Paseo Virtual a LATTC
Jan 21, 2022 - Jan 21, 2022
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
https://lausd.zoom.us/j/8824677706
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ID de Zoom: 882 4677 7063

¡ACOMPÁÑENOS A NUESTRA PRÓXIMA VISITA VIRTUAL A !

CONOZCA LOS BENEFICIOS CLAVE DE LATTC:
Clases universitarias gratuitas
Clases de automotriz
Carreras tecnicas
Clases para adultos (ALAS)
Clases de cosmetologia
Matricula doble para estudiantes de
secundaria.

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In-Home Support Services Skills Certificate
Jan 26, 2022
10:00 am
Zoom ID: 895 3440 3098

Los Angeles City College- Noncredit adult education department

In-Home Support Services Skills Certificate

Los Angeles City College- Departamento de educación de adultos sin crédito

Certificado de Habilidades de Servicios de Soporte en el Hogar

Launch Meeting – Zoom

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LA Trade Tech Virtual Open House
Jan 22, 2022 - Jan 22, 2022
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/lattc-virtual-open-house-tickets-223688386987
LATTC Virtual Open House Enrollment Day!

About this event

Los Angeles Trade-Technical College is open! We welcome YOU to our virtual Open House on Saturday, 22 January 2022. Community members, current students, and prospective students are invited between 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. to learn about our programs and support services, and enroll in classes. It will be a day of workshops, giveaways, and fun!

 

We are back, we are open, and we are ready for you.

 

We teach skills that pay your bills!

 

Join us at Trade on January 22, 2022!

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