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Gaining Early Awareness of Readiness for Undergraduate Programs - GEAR UP

 

The district earned the $6.3 million federal grant to assist sixth- and seventh-graders at Bessie Coleman and Permenter middle schools with college and career readiness. Nearly 1,300 CHISD students will benefit from the Gaining Early Awareness of Readiness for Undergraduate Programs, or GEAR UP.  The GEAR UP grant is one of the largest the district has ever received.