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Welcome to CMMS GEAR UP

What is GEAR UP?!
The Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate Program is federally funded by the Department of Education. Harvest of Hope IV (HOH IV) is one of the GEAR UP programs that is administered by Washington State University Tri-Cities. HOH IV was awarded in 2016 and is funded for seven years.
GEAR UP programs provide services and support to all Class of 2022 & 2023 students to prepare them to succeed in high school, higher education, and further!
GEAR UP also provides professional development opportunities for teachers and staff to enhance their knowledge and work skills to assist students in pursuing and succeeding in higher education.
The GEAR UP program offers activities and services to students and their families about the available opportunities for post-secondary education.
Did You Know?!
  • That a student who successfully completes algebra in the 8th grade is more likely to go to college?
  • That a student who successfully completes advanced algebra is more likely to graduate?
  • That every year students do not take the right courses to be accepted into college?
  • That many students have to take remedial Math and English classes in college?
Harvest of Hope IV GEAR UP Program is located in 9 school districts:

  • College Place School District
  • Dayton School District
  • Kennewick School District
  • Moses Lake School District
  • Othello School District
  • Prescott School District
  • Soap Lake School District
  • Warden School District