TeamUp 2017 - Year 3
Gaithersburg High School
Lead Partner: Identity
Partners: The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI), and Gaithersburg High School (GHS)
Project Description: This TeamUp program is aimed at changing the high school trajectory of 100 ninth graders with risk factors that can prevent them from reaching their true potential. The vision of this TeamUp program is to increase participating students' "connectivity, comfort and community", primarily through an intensive one-week Trojan Summer Experience program and during the school year in the GHS Leadership Academy.
Funding: This program is currently in its third year of funding.