Academic Year

Upward Bound staff spend most of their time working with students at the school sites. Some of the annual events students participate in each year include:



  • Field Trips
  • Seniors take college entrance exams and complete college applications
  • Sophomores focus on academic development



  • Seniors complete the FAFSA
  • Juniors register for college entrance exams
  • Sophomores explore college options



  • Juniors visit 3-4 colleges in Eastern Washington- overnight field trip
  • Seniors decide where to go to college
  • Juniors take college entrance exams
  • Sophomores plan courses based on CADR and graduation requirements



  • Upward Bound summer program! Rising 10th, 11th, and 12th graders participate