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GEAR UP- Harlandale High School

Program Description

Harlandale Independent School District serves about 15,000 students with two traditional high schools, the STEM Early College High School, Frank Tejeda Academy, four middle schools, 13 elementary schools, a facility for special needs and two alternate campuses. The credit for more than 120 years of educating children in HarlandaleISD goes to the parents, educators and citizens of this community.

HISD GEAR UP Community Goals:

  • Increase academic behaviors, performance and preparation for a postsecondary education
  • Increase the rate of high school graduation and postsecondary enrollment
  • Increase student and family knowledge of postsecondary options, preparation, and financing

Services Provided

  • Academic enrichment/tutoring/study skills
  • College admissions guidance and counseling
  • College fairs/campus visits
  • College transition and retention support
  • Mentoring
  • Other
  • Parent/family services
  • Science, tech, engineering, & math (STEM)

Demographics

Race & Ethnicity

  • Hispanic/Latino: 0%

Populations Served

  • Academically At-risk

First-Generation

  • Less than 25%