Upward Bound is a TRIO program federally funded by the U.S. Department of Education and is designed to assist, encourage, and motivate students who have the potential and desire to continue their education beyond high school.


Over 96% of Upward Bound students graduate from high school on time

On average, over 90% of students enroll in a college or university directly after high school

Important Dates and Deadlines

Presentation in all Civics classes for 9th grade students: Friday, October 15

Mandatory Goal Setting Meeting: Tuesday, October 26, 2021: 2:00-2:30 p.m. OR Wednesday, October 27, 2021: 6:30-7:00 a.m. (All interested students must attend ONE of these meetings)

Essay DUE: By Friday, November 19, 2021 at the end of the school day

Application and Tax Income Information DUE: By Friday, December 10, 2021 at the end of the school day

Interviews: Students will receive a pass for their interview during school during the weeks of January 19-28, 2022

1st Semester grades issued: January 24, 2022

Selection Meeting: Tuesday, February 1, 2022

New Recruits Notified: Friday, February 4, 2022