GEAR UP aims to support school efforts to develop and provide engagement activities to increase parent knowledge of postsecondary education and financing options. Parents learn how to engage in their children’s education and become advocates for their future postsecondary plans.
Parent Monthly meetings
GEAR UP & AUHSD work in collaboration to provide parents with the necessary tools and information to become better advocates for postsecondary education.
Coffee with the Principals
GEAR UP & AUHSD work in collaboration to provide a more intimate platform for parents and administration to support student success.
Summer Leadership Programs
GEAR UP provides parents with educational literacy, educational connections and a positive framework for educational advocacy.
College Tours and Other Support
GEAR UP provides parents with the opportunity to explore college/university campuses, and learn about university requirements and financial aid options.