The graduating class of 2018 (current 8th graders) are part of the Texas GEAR UP cohort. The college Advisor, Mr. Romey Imam will follow the students and has been assigned to Kennedy High School. Mr. Imam can be contacted at romey.imam@eisd.
2013-2014 College Visits
Through the Gear Up grant, we were able to take 8th grade students on college field trips. On Monday, February 24, 2014, we visited Texas A&M University Corpus Christi. On Saturday, March 1, 2014, we visited Huston-Tillotson University and The University of Texas. Students eyes were opened to the possibilities of attending college.