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Okanogan Valley Gear Up

Omak Gear Up

"The foundation of every state is the education of its youth."
Diogenes Laertius

Welcome to Omak GEAR UP!! The 2008/2009 school year will bring some wonderful new opportunities to this year's GEAR UP Students. GEAR UP serves students in the 8th, 9th, and 10th grades this year. We will follow this cohort of students through graduation.

After School Program
Tuesday through Thursday 3:00 pm to 4:30pm
See below schedule for information on after and during school opportunities
 

ActivityDay(s)Time(s)
Apple SpringsOnce a month
On Monday’s
3:00 to 5:00 pm
Tutoring/ HomeworkTuesday - Thursday3:00pm to 4:30pm
Game ClubFriday3:00pm to 4:30pm
Community ServiceSign Up in Gear-up RoomTime varies
College Field TripsSign up in Gear-up roomTime varies
Parent Teacher/ Student ConferencesNovember 13th & 14th
College Workshops on Nov.13
Workshops 4:00 -7:00pm
Additional Extended Day Opportunities
ESL Classes (Childcare Provided)Tuesdays and Thursdays 5:30 pm to 8:30 pmEast Elementary School
Computer ClassesSaturday Nov. 1st & Feb 7thOmak High School
GED ClassesMondays and WednesdaysCareer Path Services


FIG (Freshmen Interest Group) begin in September. This is an opportunity for Freshmen to check in, receive assistance in transitioning to high school, receive tutoring, and explore career and educational opportunities. FIG meetings held during high school lunch in the GEAR UP room. Monday through Thursdays.

Wenatchee Valley College and GEAR UP have collaborated to offer GED and ESL courses for parents. GEAR UP will pay tuition for parents of GEAR UP students who which to participate.

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November/December 2010 Newsletter

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September/October 2009