Equipping the classes of 2024 and 2025 with knowledge and skills for success!  

Current GEAR UP & LHS news

$40,000 Scholarship Opportunity

This opportunity does NOT require essays, minimum GPA, test scores, or citizenship.

Simply join a #RealTalkTuesday free virtual event.

Click here to RSVP and qualify.    

Choose from 2 events, or increase your chances to earn by attending both!

Event 1 - How I Won a $40,000 BigFuture Scholarship!
Tuesday, December 5 at 7 pm 

Event 2 - Let'sTalk $$: Filling Out the FAFSA
Tuesday, December 12 at 7 pm

LHS Go Center - Now Offering Extended Hours 

Open to Seniors and parents

Mondays from 4 to 6 pm and Wednesdays from 4 to 7 pm   

Get help with college applications, scholarships, FAFSA, career discovery, and more. 

Any students or parents taking advantage of the Go Center extended hours will need to enter through the LHS front doors and call 936-633-7592 with any questions. 

Appointments may be requested but are not necessary. 

Write On - A Workshop for Seniors 

Attention seniors! Perfect your writing skills and the requirements needed for college admission. 

During all three lunches in the LHS Library, 

Students may attend one or both 2-day Sessions.   

Session 1 - True Story
Dates: November 28 & 29
2-day session on writing essays and personal statements. 

Session 2 - Resume Rescue
Dates: November 30 & December 1
2-day session on building resumes.  

Sign up using the QR Code, clicking this link, or
in the ECHS (C 110) and GEAR UP (W 122) offices. 

Gear Up Announcements  

Don't miss any of the GEAR UP announcements or events, and keep up with all of our events and services shared through your GEAR UP Google Classroom, our social media, and Class Remind

Join GEAR UP Google Classroom with the following codes:
- Class of 2024: awn7kd2
- Class of 2025: ixh7z2h

Follow us on Facebook and Instagram.
Searching for LETS GEAR UP LUFKIN.

Join grade level Remind by texting one of the following class codes to 81010. 
- Class of 2024: @2024lufkin 
- Class of 2025: @2025lufkin


More GEAR UP Resources & Information

Click the purple buttons below to learn more about the GEAR UP support and resources. 

LHS GEAR UP Staff & Contact Information

Dr. Monique Nunn
Program Director

Dr. Angela Johnson
Program Coordinator

Mrs. Zoraida Martinez
Administrative Assistant