Maya Angelou Community High School

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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.

Contact GEAR UP

Email: [email protected]
Office hours: Monday, Wednesday - Friday 3:30 - 4:30 in Room 3-121


Mario Loeza, M. Ed.

Site Coordinator

Mr. Eduardo Franco


Maria Perez Bugarin

Academic Advisor

Veronica Martinez-Sanchez

Counselor Aide


9th and 10th graders can get 1 0n 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 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.

Beginning of the Year Survey (B.O.Y.)

9th and 1oth grade students, take the GEAR UP B.O.Y. survey and let us know what services you need help with.  Follow the link at or aim your phone at the QR code posted and let us know a little about yourself.

Announcement info


Sep 20, 2021 - Sep 24, 2021
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
GEAR UP Room: 3-121

Schedule of daily events TBD

Event info
Parent Orientation Workshop/Junta para los padres
Sep 23, 2021
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Parents are welcome to the GEAR UP Parent workshop on September 23, 2021 at 5:00 pm.  Please fill out the Google Form to receive the Zoom ID.

Event info
Junta para los padres
Sep 23, 2021
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Los padres so invitados a una junta para recibir informacion del programa GEAR UP.  Se manda el codigo de Zoom, cuando se llena su informacion en Google Form.

Event info