Palomar's GEAR UP grant continues for 2020-2021
Last updated 10/14/2020 at 5:05pm
SAN MARCOS – A groundbreaking Palomar College program that helps prepare middle and high school students for college has received a grant renewal from the U.S. Department of Education, ensuring the work at four North County high school campuses will continue into 2021.
The $1,190,400 grant will support GEAR UP classrooms that serve more than 3,300 students at Fallbrook High, Rancho Buena Vista High, Vista High and Valley Center High.
"GEAR UP is doing the crucial work of reaching the college students of tomorrow and supporting them in their educational journey while they're still in hig...