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Upward Bound is an educational opportunity program of the U.S. Department of Education. The program provides many activities and services to eligible high school students who want to go to college. The Ohio State ATI Upward Bound serves students at:

Orrville Senior High School, Orrville
McKinley Senior High School, Canton
Timken Senior High School, Canton
Wooster High School, Wooster

Ohio State ATI Upward Bound

Success Statement 2013

 In the last ten years, of the students who completed our program, 95%  enrolled in college.
(The national average for low-income students is 55%.)

 Of those who entered college, 62% are still there or have graduated.
(The national graduation rate for low-income, first-generation students is 11%.)



Holiday Parties at in-school meetings!

December 15th Orrville 

December 16th McKinley  

December 17th Wooster 

December 18th Timken 


For more details about all events, see the Upward Bound calendar.