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East Hartford GEAR UP is planning the following events for students, parents and the community where noted.

  • 5/11 – EHHS: College & Career workshop (career panel w/ EH Alumni Assoc./Ed. Foundation)
  • 5/19 – CIBA: College & Career Workshop
  • 5/19 – EHHS: Career Expo
  • 5/20 – EHHS w/RISE: Academic workshop and celebration of goal completion for 9th graders (trip planned to Hartford Yard Goats’ Dunkin Donuts Park)

March 4, 2022

Meriden GEAR UP is planning the following events for students, parents and the community where noted.

  • 5/10 – Platt HS: "May Meditations" drop in during lunch waves from 10:30-Noon
  • 5/11 – Maloney HS: "May Meditations drop in during lunch waves from 10:30-Noon
  • 5/24 – Maloney HS:  After-School “SMART Goals & Self-Care” from 2-3pm
  • 5/25 – Platt HS: “Kindness Rocks” After-School from 2-3pm
  • 6/8 – Platt & Maloney HS: “Smart Cookies” – 1st period of school day in the 9th Grade wings
  • 7/6-8/8 – Platt HS: Early College Experience Summer Programming - Registration Required. Contact your local GU Site Coordinator.

March 4, 2022

Waterbury GEAR UP is planning the following events for students, parents and the community where noted.

  • 5/11 – Wilby HS: College Tour @ UConn Waterbury Campus (registration required – see your GU Site Coordinator)
  • 5/18 – District Wide: Grade 10 Transition Workshop
  • 5/25 - Wilby HS: College Tour @ UConn Waterbury Campus (registration required – see your GU Site Coordinator)
  • 5/31 - Croby HS: Biology/Zoology Career Exploration Professional Presentation
  • 6/4 - Family College Visit – CCSU (registration required – see your local GU Site Coordinator)
  • 6/27-30 – GU Summer Program “Introduction to Manufacturing” (registration required)

March 4, 2022
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