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Upward Bound (UB) at CCC serves 73 students from 9th – 12th grade in cooperation with the Astoria, Warrenton and Seaside school districts. Our mission is to help students gain the knowledge and skills to succeed in high school, go on to college and graduate college. We recognize that parent, school and community involvement are crucial to the success of the program and the students. Clatsop Community College’s Upward Bound program is 100% funded by a US Department of Education grant in the amount of $353,059.
June 21 - July 29, 2022
We are excited to plan for the next Upward Bound Summer Academy (UBSA). UBSA is daily (9:00 am - 3:00 pm, Monday-Thursday) at Clatsop Community College's main campus. with field trips on Fridays.
9th-11th grade UB students are expected to attend and transportation & meals (breakfast & lunch) are provided.
UBSA is a college simulation program, providing students with intensive academic support and hands-on learning. Students work in project groups designed to cover core subjects like science, writing and math in an experiential learning format.
Project Groups in the past have included Improv Theater, Stand Up Comedy, Wildlife Stewardship, Alternative Energy/Solar, Filmmaking and Creatures of the Columbia Chalk Murals.
It also includes instruction in:
To get an inside look at what a day at Summer Academy is like, please click on the video above - “What is UB Summer Academy?”. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact your Advisor. We look forward to a great summer at UBSA!
Past Year - Project Groups:
Upward Bound helps students create a vision for their future success by offering:
Students must commit to all aspects of Upward Bound in order to remain in the program. These include:
Parent involvement increases students’ success. We help parents take an active role in their student’s success by:
Students enrolled in the 9th-12th grades at Astoria, Seaside and Warrenton High Schools who meet the following criteria:
Need help with math? Could you use a time and place to focus on homework? Upward Bound can help find tutoring as needed in math or other subjects.
School-Sponsored Tutoring Opportunities
Most schools provide tutoring and homework labs. These sessions are generally open to anyone who attends the school, including Upward Bound students. Check with your school's principal or counseling office to find out if tutoring is offered. These are some of the currently scheduled sessions:
|School||Times & Locations|
Warrenton High School
Mondays, 1-4 p.m. in the Library
Knappa High School
Tuesdays, 1-4 p.m. in the Library and Spanish Classroom
Seaside High School
Wednesdays, 1-4 p.m. in the Library
Astoria High School
Thursdays, 1-5 p.m. in the Library
Jon Graves, Director
Andrea Gonzalez, Astoria High School
Troy Henri, Warrenton High School
Claudia Mendez, Seaside High School
Katherine Johnson, Program Assistant
Destini Kuller, PT Administrative Assistant