Upward Bound Academy
Date: June 12 - July 7, 2017
8:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. daily
(Full day attendance required)
In its 50th year, the Upward Bound Academy accepts 7th & 8th grade boys who will benefit from a fun, engaging and interactive full-day, four-week summer program.
Upward Bound Academy focuses on cultivating Executive Functioning, Mindset, and Metacognitive skills necessary for success in a college prep, high school curriculum.
Upward Bound 7 (UB7), for boys entering 7th grade, offers a distinct Field Biology and Outdoor Awareness component.
Upward Bound 8 (UB8), for boys entering 8th grade, offers a St. Louis History class and Robotics curriculum.
UB7 and UB8 academies will include math, literature, writing and problem solving, as well as several daily opportunities for outdoor fun and healthy group competition.
The Upward Bound Academy is proud to have distributed nearly $8000 in financial aid in 2016.
To apply for this program, fill out the registration form below. Upon submission, your principal will receive notification and a UB Nomination Request form to complete. Or, please have your principal contact Ann Murphy, Director of Summer Programs, at (314) 269-2099 or email@example.com.