College preparatory courses required for all Upward Bound participants are:
English 4 years
Math at least 3 years – Algebra I, Geometry and Algebra II required
Science at least 3 years – Earth Science, Biology and Chemistry required
(Physics strongly encouraged)
Social Studies at least 3 years
Foreign Language 2-3 years of a single language
Electives at least 2 years
Upward Bound Participants are expected to maintain a regular class load of college preparatory courses that will enable them to meet all graduation requirements and graduate from high school within four years.
Upward Bound participants are expected to maintain a semester GPA of 2.00 or above.
In addition, we expect that Upward Bound participants will:
- Be respectful to everyone, staff and students.
- Be ready to learn and participate fully in Upward Bound activities.
- Be involved; using your time and talents to benefit your community, family and Upward Bound.