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Upward Bound Program - Jacksonville University - 256-7150
During the Academic School Year, students visit JU each Saturday and receive help in classes they are currently taking at their local high school. Students arrive by 8:00am for Morning Assembly and then attend classes from 8:30am-11:40am. On Seminar Saturdays (1st Saturday of each month), students stay until 2pm, enjoying both lunch and a guest speaker to encourage continued growth and broaden their horizons culturally and socially. Students are transported by a bus that will pick them up from their target high schools. Parents/ Guardians are also free to drop off their student(s) as well.
Academic School Year Schedule
Senior Parent Meeting @11am.
|4||5||6||7||8||9||10. Classes Begin, Seminar
UF Shadow Day/Tour( Unviersity of Florida, Gainesville, FL.)
|15||16||17.Classes Continue. SGA Metting. Parent Meeting
|18||19||20||21||22||23||24. College Tour UNF or SJR|
|||||||||||||1.SAT Test Day. Classes Continue. Seminar Dismissed @2pm|
|2||3||4||5||6||7||8. Classes Continue. SGA Metting. Parent Meeting
|9||10||11||12||13||14||15. No Classes.
Field Trip- National College Fair @ Prime F. Osborn Convention Center.
|16||17||18||19||20||21||22. ACT Test Day. Classes Continue.|
|23||24||25||26||27||28||29. 1st. Honor Roll Celebration. Classes Continue.|
|||||1||2||3||4||5. SAT Test Day. Classes Continue. Seminar Dismissed @2pm.|
|6||7||8||9||10||11||12. Classes Continue. SGA Metting. Parent Meeting
|13||14||15||16||17||18||19. NO Upward Bound- FAEOOP Student Leadership Conference.|
|20||21||22||23||24||25||26.NO Upward Bound- Thanksgiving Weekend.|
|27||28||29||30||1||2||3. SAT Test Day.
Classes Continue. Lunch(@12:00pm).
Jacksonville University Upward Bound
Bus Schedule 2016-2017
Bus Pick up at - Ribault 6:50 am, Raines 6:55, Jackson 7:10, Lee 7:20. Englewood 7:35 - Arrive at JU 8:00 am
Leave JU at 12:00 pm. Arrive at - Englewood 12:20, Lee 12:35, Jackson 12:50, Raines 1:00, Ribault 1:05 pm
*On seminar days - leave JU at 2:00 pm. Arrive at - Englewood 2:20, Lee 2:35, Jackson 2:50, Raines 3:00, Ribault 3:05 pm.
- Ribault High School At the corner of Winton and Howell
- Raines High School In front of the entrance gate on Raines Ave by the outfield house
- Jackson High School On 29th Street at the regular school bus stop (by the band room)
- Lee High School McDuff Ave. - in front of the school at the bus turnoff
- Englewood High Off Barnes Rd. in the main parking lot by the auditorium
Reminders Parents & Students:
- You must be at the bus stop at least 5 minutes before the scheduled time.
- You must be standing at the bus stop, not in a parked car, when the bus arrives. (The bus driver may not see you if you are inside a vehicle.)
- All participants are expected to conduct themselves in a manner reflecting the true spirit of the principles that uphold the Upward Bound Program at all times – including on the bus!
- No participant will be allowed to act in such a way that can reasonably be expected to disturb the academic pursuit or infringe upon the privacy rights, privileges, health or safety of other persons.
- Respect for others is to be shown by using acceptable language, no profanity! Everyone is expected to be considerate of others' feelings.