Agenda Item
Meeting Date: 1/14/2020 - 6:30 PM
Category: Instructional Support Services
Type: Action
Subject: 13.7 Accept the Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate Programs (GEAR UP) grant which is a federally funded initiative administered by the United States Department of Education.
Strategic Plan Reference:
Organizational Core Value #1: We believe student success is the primary focus of all our efforts.
Organizational Core Value #3: We believe commitment from students, home, school, and community is vital to student success.
Policy:
Attachment Supporting Materials: Acceptance Invitation to participate in the California GEAR UP Program.
File Attachment:
Professional Services Agreement # UCOP_ Beaumont Unified School District _0919_0920.pdf
Summary: TK-12 Programs requests approval to engage in the California GEAR UP Program between San Gorgonio Middle School, Mountain View Middle School, and Beaumont High School. The California GEAR UP Program is a 6 year grant that promotes College and Career Readiness through a cohort model beginning in 7th grade and ending at college entrance.

Services include but are not limited to after school tutoring, college visits, onsite professional development, college and career counseling, guidance, and family support.
Fiscal Impact/Source: None
Recommendation: The administration recommends the Board of Trustees of the Beaumont Unified School District accept the Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate Programs (GEAR UP) grant which is a federally funded initiative administered by the United States Department of Education.
Approvals:
Recommended By:
Signed By:
Kelly Hernandez - Secretary IV
Signed By:
Mathew Barnett - Director of TK-12 Programs
Signed By:
Tony Knapp - Assistant Superintendent, Instructional Support Services
Signed By:
Ebon Brown - Chief Innovation Officer
Signed By:
Penni Harbauer - Assistant Superintendet
Signed By:
Terrence Davis - Superintendent
Vote Results:

Original Motion
Member Steven Hovey Moved, Member Brian Sylva seconded to approve the Original motion 'The administration recommends the Board of Trustees of the Beaumont Unified School District accept the Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate Programs (GEAR UP) grant which is a federally funded initiative administered by the United States Department of Education.'. The vote was: Aye: 4 Nay: 0.
The motion Carried 4 - 0
   
Susie Lara     Yes
David Sanchez     Yes
Steven Hovey     Yes
Brian Sylva     Yes