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 4, 2019

Mandatory Goal Setting Meeting: Tuesday, October 15, 2019: 2:15-2:45 p.m. OR Wednesday, October 16, 2019: 6:30-7:00 a.m. (All interested students must attend ONE of these meetings.)

Essay DUE: By Friday, November 8, 2019 at the end of the day

Application and Tax Income Information DUE: By Tuesday, November 26, 2019 at the end of the day

Interviews: Students will receive a pass for their interview during school during the weeks of December 9-20, 2019

1st Semester grades issued: January 27, 2020

Selection Meeting: January 28-January 30, 2020

New Recruits Notified: Friday, January 31, 2020