• Jesse

    Jesse Villalobos
    GEAR UP Coordinator
    509.923.2343
    jvillalobos@pateros.org 

    Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate Programs (GEAR UP) is a grant that it's main focus is to increase the number of students who are prepared to enter and succeed in postsecondary education. 

    GEAR UP’S THREE OBJECTIVES ARE:

    1. Increase academic performance and preparation for postsecondary education.
    2. Increase high school graduation and postsecondary participation rates.
    3. Increase students’ and their families’ knowledge of postsecondary options, preparation, and finances. 

     

    Please feel free to contact me with any questions or concerns you may have regarding GEAR UP.