is Upward Bound?
Bound is a federally funded program with an academic
year and a summer component. It
serves high school students as well as recently graduated high
school students who are transitioning into college.
program has a yearly tutorial component, biweekly Saturday workshops
and a residential summer. The summer session lasts five weeks
and covers an intensive program for the regular high school
includes a curriculum to cover Math, Physics, Chemistry, English
Composition and Literature, Computer Education and Introductory
Spanish with extracurricular activities that range from Judo
to additional skills to apply and survive in college. For the
bridge students it includes four to seven college credits where
the Freshman Experience course is an integral part.
of the programs main objectives is to stimulate interest
in attending college. We create a college atmosphere for our
students, by making the program educational, innovative and