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 9, 2020 & Monday, October 12, 2020

Mandatory Goal Setting Meeting: Tuesday, October 27, 2020: 11:45 a.m.-12:30 p.m. OR Monday, November 2, 2020: 11:45 a.m.-12:30 p.m. (All interested students must attend ONE of these meetings.)

Essay DUE: By Friday, November 6, 2020 at the end of the day

Application and Tax Income Information DUE: By Tuesday, November 24, 2020 at the end of the day

Interviews: TBD

1st Semester grades issued: January 25, 2021

Selection Meeting: TBD

New Recruits Notified: TBD