What is GEAR UP?
The Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate Programs (GEAR UP) initiative is one of the largest and most effective educational programs focused on increasing the college and career readiness of students in communities nationwide.
The Mission of Norristown GEAR UP is to significantly increase the number of NAHS students in the class of 2024 and 2025 who are prepared to enter and succeed in post-secondary education.
GEAR UP Partnerships
Cedar Crest College
Central Montco Technical High School
Department of Environmental Protection
Junior Achievement of SE Pennsylvania
Montgomery County Community College
Montgomery County Courthouse
MontCo – Norristown Public Library
Montgomery County OIC
Norristown Civics Project
Norristown Area Communities That Care
Norristown Fire Department
Norristown Police Department
Northhampton Community College
Riverbend Environmental Education Center
Rock to the Future
Snyder Law Group
The Lincoln Center for Family and Youth
Young Men and Women in Charge